University Programme Overview

The Summer School’s University Programme is a unique opportunity for university students and graduates from all over the world to discover Sciences Po over the course of a summer on our Paris campus. In 2017, the programme hosted over 380 students, representing 57 different nationalities and a diverse range of academic and professional backgrounds. Meet some of our students.


The University Programme is open to university students, graduates and students in their final year of secondary school who will be enrolled in university in Fall 2018. Learn more.


The programme is held in two separate sessions during the months of June and July.  Students have the choice to attend one or both sessions.  In 2018, the programme dates are:

  • June session: 4-28 June 2018

Download the 2018 June session calendar (PDF, 118 Mo).

  • July session: 3-27 July 2018

Download the 2018 July session calendar (PDF, 118 Mo).

Academic Programme

The University Programme offers two academic tracks in social sciences and French language. Both tracks are available during each session of the Summer School. In addition to their core social sciences or French courses, students may choose to expand their curriculum by adding an elective course for an additional cost.

Download the 2018 Academic Overview for the University Programme (PDF, 178 Mo).


The University Programme takes place on Sciences Po’s Paris Campus. Learn more about accommodation and exploring Paris.

Practical Information