"The Best of Both Worlds"

Undergraduate College student Rosalyn Jeffries chose the dual degree between Sciences Po and the University of California, Berkeley to get the “best of both worlds”: a strong base in the social sciences with an international exposure and a precise geographic focus, enriched by a traditional American college experience.

More information about the Dual BA degree with University of California, Berkeley​

​Students spend two years at Sciences Po, on the Reims, Menton or Le Havre Campus and two years at UC Berkeley. Students focus on the social sciences at Sciences Po, and are free to choose their major at UC Berkeley. The Programme is in English with no prior study of French required.

Breaking the Glass Ceiling: Gender Equality in Politics

Breaking the Glass Ceiling: Gender Equality in Politics

Following the recent launch of the Certificate for Gender Equality, or “Certificat egalité femmes-hommes” at Sciences Po, the Founder and Executive Director of the Women and Public Policy Program (WAPPP) at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Victoria Budson, came to lecture on women in U.S. politics. She was joined by Najat Vallaud-Belkacem, former French Minister of Women’s Affairs, and first French woman to be appointed Minister of Education and Research.

More
HeForShe: Universities & Corporations Hand In Hand

HeForShe: Universities & Corporations Hand In Hand

Sciences Po joined the HeforShe movement in June 2015, when Frédéric Mion became the only IMPACT 10x10x10 champion at a French university. On the 3rd April 2019, Sciences Po hosted a HeforShe panel discussion with various champions to talk about change at an institutional level, share the progress made, and pass on the baton to the younger generation in the battle for gender equality. 

More
The Art and Success of Sciences Po's Debate Team

The Art and Success of Sciences Po's Debate Team

Sciences Po students love to debate, and therefore it is no surprise that Sciences Po has numerous debate clubs, workshops, and even a debate team. What is perhaps more surprising is that the Sciences Po Debate team debates in English, using British Parliamentary style. This year, for the 26th Edition of the annual French Debating Association Tournament, Sciences Po made it all the way to the finals - losing against the Ecole Polytechnique. 

More
Talent meets Opportunity at the 2019 European Internships Forum

Talent meets Opportunity at the 2019 European Internships Forum

Every year, Sciences Po students interested in European internships or careers have the opportunity to attend the European Internships Forum which takes place in Brussels, jointly organized by Sciences Po, LSE (London School of Economics), and the College of Europe. Watch the video to see what students gained from the internship fair. 

More
10 years, 100 startups

10 years, 100 startups

Over 100 startups incubated, 1,000 businesses created, annual sales turnovers of tens of millions of euros, and resales worth hundreds of millions...These are the outstanding results of the Sciences Po Incubator on its 10th birthday, celebrated this year. 

It was a pioneering scheme whose structure was one of the very first to be created at a university in the field of social sciences and humanities. We take a look back at the incubator over its 10 years with Maxime Marzin, Head of the Centre for Entrepreneurship at Sciences Po, who helped to set it up. More

Poitiers: 5 Surprising Things About Our New Campus

Poitiers: 5 Surprising Things About Our New Campus

Since 2001 Sciences Po has had a campus in Poitiers, but the undergraduate college was pushed for space at the Hôtel Chaboureau. There was a 15% increase in students in the space of 5 years, with the attractiveness of the Latin-American programme making new premises necessary. This became a reality in September 2018 at the heart of a new site built in the 18th century and reinvented for the 21st. Watch the guided tour on the occasion of the official inauguration which takes places on Wednesday, 10th April.

More
Furthering Collaboration With The University of Cambridge

Furthering Collaboration With The University of Cambridge

Earlier this week, Sciences Po welcomed Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge, Professor Stephen Toope, who came to exchange with President Frédéric Mion about the current partnership and collaboration between the two universities. A new Memorandum of Understanding was signed to further strengthen collaboration at the research and doctoral levels.

More