Sciences Po Lille’s eminence and appealingness makes it one of the most selective higher-education institutions in France, with the entrance exam’s total success rate being between 7% and 12%. Promos are composed of students from every region of France who become enriched by the connections they have with the ever growing number of international students.

Top reasons to study here

  • Sciences Po Lille is one of the top universities in France for humanities: Political and Social Sciences, Economics, Law and History.
  • Visiting professors from prestigious partner universities (more than 210 partnerships in the world) enrich Sciences Po Lille's academic programs.
  • Lille is a very young city with a rich student life.

Short Courses

Humanities (1)
Social Sciences (1)

About

History

Sciences Po Lille is committed to offering high quality, innovative academic courses dealing with institutional, economical as well as diplomatic issues/questions through the experiential education opportunities during the summer. International academics will propose modules (taught in English) covering a large range of current EU challenges. 

Education

Sciences Po Lille’s offer of international and pluridisciplinary majors enable students to construct their careers in academic excellence and their professional experience prospects. Agreements with renowned international universities and leading business schools are under the process of development. In 2011, the opportunity to perform a double major with the School of Journalism was established and in September 2015, fifth year students majoring in international finance and commerce can now put their academic knowledge into practice by alternating their time between their studies at Sciences Po with a work placement.

Research

Sciences Po Lille is renowned for its desirable 5 year program towards a Masters degree, the quality of its teaching and for the professional success of its students. The IEP also has the scientific influence of its researcher professors, whose job it is to combine the transmission of knowledge and knowledge production.

Sciences Po Lille considers research to be a very valuable instrument to the openness of the city and its societal environment. Various activities are regularly carried out in order for its students to meet and talk to researchers and professionals from diverse business sectors for the particular degrees Sciences Po Lille has to offer.

Services

Housing services

We have a private platform allowing our students to find an accommodation close to our campus.

You are a future international student of Sciences Po Lille, use the university housing platform on which you will be able to:

● Find a rental close to the campus

● Find your international or French roommate(s) and form shared rentals

● Find a room in a French family

Thousands of accommodations from private owners, halls of residence, real estate agencies, or rooms in private homes, are available close to Sciences Po Lille.

Library services

Sciences Po Lille’s Library was named after François Goguel in tribute of being prominent jurist and politician. François Goguel who was President of the Conseil Constitutionnel (French Supreme Court) and President of the FNSP (Political Sciences National Federation) donated a large part of his personal documentary resources to Sciences Po Lille in 1991 when it was created.

ICT services

  • Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 8.30 am- 8.00 pm.
  • Students can have access to computers in room 0.15. (ground floor)

Student Life

Campus life

Dear student, as Sciences Po Lille does not have a campus, it cannot provide housing for incoming international students. Thankfully, there is a very easy solution !If you have been in search of off-campus student housing in Gainesville, Florida, you may have found similar properties in the area with similar amenities and policies.

Sports facilities

International exchange students have access to all the Lille 2 sports’ facilities and courses.

As an exchange student, you will not be able to get ECTS (credits) for sports. However, you can enjoy the wide range of sports offered and opportunities which can be found on the SCAPS (Service Commun des activités Physiques et Sportives de Lille 2, the Sports’ department) website.

Student clubs

  • Le Bureau Des Etudiants (BDE)
  • AEGEE Lille
  • Iniciativa 
  • Rendez-vous ailleurs 
  • Le Bureau Des Internationaux (BDI)
  • Visions d’Europe
  • Rouge Trévise
  • Le Jeu de l’Oie 
  • Brook'Lille 
  • Déroute des Vins 
  • Stop  Go 
  • Les Cyber Paliens 
  • Le Bureau Des Sports (BDS)