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International Development

24 months
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18260 EUR/year
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About

International Development from Sciences Po offers innovative training in international development based on a renewed approach to sustainable economic growth and political practices. PSIA's program is designed to train the next generation of development specialists, building on the profound transformation of the development discussion.

Overview

International Development from Sciences Po curriculum provides a strong intellectual background in development studies, favouring critical approaches and using both academic analysis and practitioners' experience of global governance and the multifaceted question of sustainability. It also combines intensive training in finance, economics, public policy (from the global to local level), project design, management and evaluation.

Careers

Graduates will find openings in the private sector (profit and non profit) as well as the public sector. In public agencies, national, regional, and local governments, as well as international organizations and agencies, graduates will work, amongst other roles, on the formulation, management and evaluation of public policies and projects. In the private sector, they may work for example as project managers, consultants and in the innovation sector for applied research projects as project designer and managers.

Programme Structure

Course includes:

  • Reforms and Growth in Emerging Economies
  • Development Economics 
  • The Political Economy of International Development
  • International Development Cooperation
  • The Architecture of International Development Finance
  • Sustainable Finance: Finance the Long Term Economic Trends

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

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  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Professional experience (or at least one or several internships) is valued, preferably in the field of the programme. 
  • CV/Résumé
  • Official academic transcript(s)
  • Language Test scores
  • Two academic references
  • Official proof (signed and stamped) from your university, providing your undergraduate cumulative grade average (and your graduate cumulative grade average if applicable). 
  • Articles or other texts which you have written or published (not mandatory)
  • an undergraduate level degree (Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Sciences / licenciatura / licence) at the time of entry to Sciences Po or a minimum of 180 ECTS credits

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18260 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 18260 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    18260 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18260 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Paris

1195 - 1778 EUR /month
Living costs

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Funding

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