Tuition Fees

For all students admitted to the PhD programme at the “Thesis” level, the annual fee for the 2018/2019 academic year is 380 €, irrespective of tax residency.

For additional information on administrative registration, please visit the "Administrative registration" page.

Tuition fee waiver request for 2018-2019 : students enrolled on a PhD programme (from the 4th year), may be eligible to request a tuition fee waiver. All requests will be examined by Sciences Po’s student support and welfare office and the Doctoral School. A committee will examine all requests individually. 

Students must complete an application form (PDF in French, 131 Ko) and send this with all requested documents to by 15th November 2018 at the latest. A committee will take place at the end of November.

See the "Exceptional Arrangements" page


In order to make Sciences Po accessible to all to promote academic success, Sciences Po offers many types of financial aid. 

See the "Funding" page

Prizes and calls for proposals (Current calls)

The Graduate school also tracks outside sources of funding for PhD students. These most often take the form of support for travel or financial support for publication.   

See the "Prizes and calls for proposals" page

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