The Sciences Po School of Management and Innovation programmes
Sciences Po is an international research university, both selective and open onto the world, was ranked 1st in France within the field of social sciences (Times Higher Education, 2019) and 2nd worldwide for Politics and International Studies (QS ranking, 2021).
Sciences Po’s seven schools welcome graduate students from all over the world. Our graduate programmes provide students with both an in-depth academic background in the social sciences and hands-on experience of the professional field they aim to work in.
Sciences Po has been awarded the "Bienvenue en France" label by Campus France with the highest level of recognition. The label recognises the actions undertaken by the university concerning hospitality and support for international students.
Find out about the School of Management and Innovation
The School of Management and Innovation aims to respond to the complex challenges facing companies today: not only is digital transformation disrupting all economic activities, but businesses are increasingly scrutinised on their roles and responsibilities within society. The School of Management and Innovation offers training in management and finance, human resources, communications and marketing. It prepares students for careers in auditing and consulting, banking, finance, insurance, regulatory or economic governance, the creative industries, human resources and social relations.
The 2-year Master's degree
The School of Management and Innovation offers eight two-year Master’s degrees with at least one semester off-campus, in the form of an internship or study abroad. Students attend a set of common core classes while pursuing their own specialised Master's courses.
Master Communications, Media and Creative Industries
The Master Communications, Media and Creative Industries trains future managers in the Communications and Creative Industries sector, whether with agencies, internal communication departments, the media and media production, or the creative industries.
Master in Finance and Strategy
The Master in Finance and Strategy prepares students for careers in finance and strategic management, whether as analysts in banks or consulting firms or as executives in industrial and service companies.
Master in Innovation & Digital Transformation
The Master aims to train people involved in innovation, shaping transversal skills to developing innovation across a range of business positions: Social Innovator, Digital Innovation Designer, Data Project Manager, Prospective Analyst, etc.
Master in international management and sustainability
The Master in International Management and Sustainability provides with top-notch training in Strategy and International Management for a world where sustainability challenges have become a core and not simply a side issue for business.
Master in Marketing and Society
The Master in Marketing and Society prepares students for careers in all areas of marketing and in entrepreneurship. Whether in start-ups, SMEs, or large companies, the marketing profession involves constant change and innovation.
Master Marketing: New Luxury & Art de Vivre
The goal of our Master Marketing: New Luxury & Art de Vivre is to train marketing specialists for the luxury industry with both an excellent knowledge of the sociological and cultural aspects of luxury and a deep understanding of the issues of sustainability and responsibility.
Master in Organisational Behaviour and Human Resources
The Master aims to train students to become strategic partners in organisational governance. The programme is designed for students interested in careers in strategic human resources and organisational change management.
Joint Master of Law and Finance
This programme is a unique opportunity for students to access a vast range of career opportunities in business law firms, companies, banks or regulatory bodies, combining courses of the Law School and of the School of Management and Innovation.
The School of Management and Innovation offers seven dual degrees in partnership with world-class universities and institutions of higher education. Every year, they allow students selected by the two institutions to graduate with a degree from both. The School of Management and Innovation has signed dual degree agreements with the following institutions:
- University of St. Gallen (Swizerland)
- University of Bocconi (Italy)
- Stockholm School of Economics (Sweden)
- University of Pennsylvania (USA)
- Fundação Getulio Varga-Escola de Administração de Empresas (Brazil)
- Fudan University (China)
- Institut des sciences et industries du vivant et de l'environnement (AgroParisTech) (Paris, France)
- Institut Supérieur de l'Aéronautique et de l'Espace (ISAE-Supaero) (Toulouse, France)
One-Year Master's Degree in Corporate Strategy
The One-Year Master's Degree in Corporate Strategy is the ideal programme for highly driven students aspiring to become managers, consultants and entrepreneurs capable of understanding and tackling the societal challenges of business in the 21st century. The course has a particular focus on issues of sustainability and digital transformation.
Where do our alumni work?
The wide variety of specialisations available at the School of Management and Innovation means our students go on to work in diverse professions across many different sectors. 94% of our graduates work in the private sector,37% work internationally.
Job opportunities by sector
- 26% Audit - consulting
- 21% Banking - insurance - finance
- 17% Communications - Marketing - Luxury - Media
- 8% Technology - Data - IT
- 7% Human Resources
- 5% Environment - CSR
- 5% Industries - energy - transport
- 4% Public administration
- 2% Culture - cinéma2% International organisations - NGOs
- 1% Law
- 1% Education - research - think tanks
- 1% Real estate – Housing – Habitat
Job opportunities by profession
Financial analyst - Investment banker - Auditor - Management controller - Financial risk consultant - Business developer - Strategy consultant - Management consultant - Strategic planner - Account manager - Communication manager - Human resources manager - Recruitment manager - Diversity manager - Comp & ben executive - Digital & innovation manager - Marketing manager - Digital project manager - Advertising manager - Content manager - Social Media manager - Artistic director - Entrepreneur