Discover Sciences Po Lille:

In a few figures.

  • 1850 STUDENTS

Sciences Po Lille is a highly selective, public and international institute, which creates the future influencers of social, economic and political powers, in France, in Europe and worldwide.

These future actors of power have to be connected to the temporary world. Sciences Po is founded on a simple yet unique principle: pluridisciplinary, the most effective way to face realities. These disciplines include history, economics, law, political science, and languages.

All students must go abroad for at least one year, they are welcomed into 210 partner universities around the globe. The number and quality of the international accords we offer to students are undoubtedly one of our strongest forces today. All of our students do at least one work placement for a duration of 6 months during their time at Sciences Po. Most students leave the university has benefited from the experiences gained during their two, three or four work placements.

With its decidedly international focus, Sciences Po Lille welcomes exceptional students and prepares them for high-level careers in international organizations, NGO’s, European institutions.

Internationalization policy:

  • A programme with guest professors
    • Every year, Sciences Po invites a large number of international professors to teach in their different sectors.
  • A year abroad in student’s 3 year
    • This year of international mobility can take two forms: an academic curriculum (in one of our 210 partner universities) or as an internship in an international context (French representations, multinational or in a non-governmental organization).
  • Double diplomas
    • The University of Canterbury (Kent, Great Britain)
    • The University of Munster (Germany)
    • The University of Salamanca (Spain)
  • Double Masters
    • Dual Master with Aston U (UK) “Europe and the World”
    • Dual Master with Szeged (Hungary) “European Studies - Central and Eastern Europe”
    • Dual Master with SAIS (Johns Hopkin U, Bologna Center
  • Summer School



  • Studying in Lille, at the crossroads of Europe!
  • Discover the North of Europe! Lille is 30 minutes away from Brussels’ techno clubs, 1 hour from Parisian museums and only 1 hour 30 minutes from London shopping and attractions.
  • It has fast and easy access to other European countries (including the Netherlands, Germany, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Italy, etc.).
  • This privileged geographical position, enhanced by its high-quality transport network, makes Lille a real gateway to Europe. Lille is a dynamic cultural center, with museums, concerts, theater, several malls and wonderful boutiques in the old town.
Programs taught in:
  • English (US)

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Summer courses

Sciences Po Lille

Do you feel like visiting the European Institutions, study EU Affairs and French language at the same time this summer? Welcome to Sciences Po Lille Summer School! ... [+]

Do you feel like visiting the European Institutions, study EU Affairs and French language at the same time this summer? Welcome to Sciences Po Lille Summer School!

The 2019 Summer School proposes an innovative programme around 2 tracks:

International - EU Affairs French Language & Society

Professors teaching during the Four weeks of the Summer School will have the opportunity to teach small groups of students and propose methodological and interactive approaches. Students will divide their time in Lille between modules which focus on International and European affairs, including issues such as the European identity and values, migration and conflicts. The courses in The French language aims to enhance and perfect their language skills as well provide some understanding of the contemporary aspects of French society. Sciences Po Lille’s Summer School offers a variety of field trips and social events.... [-]

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Sciences Po Lille
9 rue Angellier
59000 Lille, Hauts-de-France, France