PSIA Careers

The transition from Education to the job market is a crucial step. Choosing an international career requires a solid understanding of the employment trends, career opportunities and cultural differences worldwide.

Paris School of International Affairs (PSIA) supports its students by providing the conditions to facilitate their endeavours and enable them to identify career opportunities throughout their academic curriculum with:

  • A range of information and online resources, to nature their exploration
  • A selection of events and activities dedicated to PSIA students, to identify a career path
  • The discussions with faculties and professionals from private, public and non-governmental organizations, to refine their choice
  • PSIA Alumni, to develop their own network and share their experiences

The resources made available are responsive to PSIA students. Step by step, it enhances their skills and facilitates employability, as a complement to the support and activities provided by Sciences Po Career Service.

Our graduates

"PSIA is a fully bilingual school (French/English) that offers a wide range of professional specialisations for all types of international careers. The wealth of PSA’s course offerings enables students from a wide variety of backgrounds to go on to impactful positions concerned with the major international challenges of the present and future" Enrico Letta, Dean of PSIA Former Italian prime minister

  • 82% of those seeking work are employed within 6 months after graduating
  • 35% secured a job before they graduated
  • 50% work in private sector
  • 57% take a job outside of France

Career resources

One of the most important first steps in your job search is to develop an understanding of the country in which you want to work and the opportunities available there. This Career Resources section provides links to a wealth of information both on a country by country basis and by international and non-governmental entities.

In addition, Sciences Po is pleased to provide its students with an exclusive access to the resources offered by GoinGlobal, a very valuable platform to help job/internship seekers find opportunities. 

This section will be updated on a regular basis. If you want to suggest a new link(s), please contact us.