Gap Year

Choice of Master for third-year students: If my application to a programme subject to an admission committee do not succeed, can I take a gap year to candidate again the following year?

Yes.

Choice of Master for third-year students: If I choose to do a gap year, will my choice of master be shifted in the following year?

Yes. After confirmation of your request by the Dean of the undergraduate program, in view of your cover letter, your choice of master will be shifted in the following year.

Choice of Master for third-year students: If during the registration period online I did not make a final choice regarding my gap year, what procedure should I to follow?

If you did not make a final choice regarding your gap year, you must put as a first choice the programme you want and as the second choice the gap year.

Choice of Master for third-year students: If I do a gap year at the end of my undergraduate degree, will I be able to do another gap year during my Master degree?

No. You can only benefit from one gap year during all your studies.

Choice of Master for third-year students: Do I have to write a cover letter? To who should I send it to?

Yes. You must send a cover letter to the administration of the Undergraduate Programme - marie.rassat@sciencespo.fr et amy.greene@sciencespo.fr - describing your motivations to do a gap year, before 12th May.

Choice of Master for third-year students: Should I have to pay tuition fees during my gap year?

Yes. You must pay 25% of your tuition fees for the Undergraduate Programme to retain your status as a student of Sciences Po.