The Master in International Development at Sciences Po is given in collaboration with the Agence française de développement.Scientific Advisor
Laurence Tubiana, the Scientific Advisor of the PSIA Master in International Environmental Polic was featured as one of FT's "Women of 2015" for her key role in reaching the Paris Agreement. She is France's Special Representative for the 2015 Paris Climate Conference, and also the founder of the Institute for Sustainable Development and International Relations (IDDRI) in Paris.
Laurence Tubiana is member of several scientific boards of main research institutions such as the French Agricultural Research Centre for International Development (CIRAD), the India Council for Sustainable Development and the China Council for International Cooperation on Environment and Development. From 1997 to 2002, she served as senior advisor to the Prime Minister, Lionel Jospin, on environmental issues and conducted a number of international negotiations on this subject.
Graduates will find openings in the private sector (profit and non profit). They will work as project manager, consultants (auditing) and in the innovation sector for applied research projects as project designer and managers. In public agencies, national, regional, and local governments, as well as international organizations and agencies, MID graduatez will work on the formulation, management and auditing of public policies and projects.
The curriculum builds up on a strong intellectual background in development studies favouring critical postures using academic analysis and practitioners' experience of global governance and the multifaceted question of sustainability. It combines it with intensive training in finance, economics, public policy, at the global to local level, project design, management and evaluation.
It provides an introduction to multiple actors (from public agencies to NGO's and private foundations) and to multiple instruments (from traditional official development aid to markets mechanisms and innovative finance) and generates both analytical and practical skills that our students will use to implement the next generation of development policies and practices. A special focus is put on acquiring essential skills in policy and project design and evaluation, finance accounting and applied economics, management and planning methods.
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Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Upper Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of Upper Second Class or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).
Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).
The international graduate admissions procedure is open to applicants having completed their university educationin an institution outside of France and having obtained any of the following:
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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