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International Relations, Management and Trade (Dual Degree with FGV-EAESP), M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #242 (QS) ,
This two-year programme offers an advanced and demanding education in the area of International Relations, Management and Trade, allowing participating students insertion into top-level positions in the private, public or international sector.


Presentation of the double masters degree

Sciences Po and FGV-EAESP have decided to come together in order to propose a high-quality joint curriculum through the Dual Master's Degree in International Relations, Management & Trade.

In this two-year full time Master's programme, taught in both French and English, students focus on the main theories and expertise relevant to international relations, management and business. Instruction is imparted by distinguished scholars, business leaders and policy makers. Courses combine seminars on specific issues with workshops, simulations, case studies, and talks.

Programme Structure

Programme of studies

The Sciences Po – FGV-EAESP dual Master's degrees in International Relations, Management and Trade lasts two years : the first year takes place at Sciences Po in the Master's Degree Finance et Stratégie or in the Master's Degree in Economics and Business and the second year will take place at FGV-EAESPin the Mestrado Profissional em Gestão Internacional.

Students are enrolled full-time in both institutions for both years and benefit from the student services of each institution (free access to library, student unions …).

Courses are multidisciplinary and students can choose from a wide range of courses in management, business, finance, economics, law, and international relations.

All students will be required to follow French and/or English language courses at Sciences Po if their level in not considered fully fluent. Native speakers and students having completed degree programs at French or English-speaking higher education institutions may be exempt from this condition.
The programme also includes an obligatory ten-week internship that may be conducted at any time throughout the programme's duration. And thesis project is also required at the end of the fourth semester of studies.

Assessment will be conducted according to the regular grading and evaluation procedures of each institution. Graduation relies on the successful validation of both years of the studies at Sciences Po and FGV-EAESP respectively.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • Partially taught in English
    • Partially taught in French
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

May apply

  • Students holding an undergraduate degree or the equivalent of a Bachelor's Degree;
  • Students demonstrating an excellent proficiency in English and French, or at least in English.

Non native French speakers must present applying for the Master's Degree Finance et Stratégie:

  • a Level 5 on the TCF or DALF C1 in French in their application, or a French Baccalauréat or a university degree of a least three years from a francophone establishment.

For non native English speakers:

  • 100 TOEFL or IELTS 7
  • Students applying for this dual degree programme will have prior professional experience (jobs or internships), an academic background in business, economics, law and/or social sciences and strong quantitative skills.


Candidates must apply directly on the Sciences Po website: Admissions. The application is accessible online only.

The following information provides a general idea of the application's components and is in no way an exhaustive list of the documents required. Detailed application information is available in the online application. To access the application you must create an online profile and begin the application process. Online access to the application is unlimited.

Please consult the Admissions website and the online application for information regarding your application. If you have any specific questions, Admissions will be happy to respond to any specific questions.

Applicants will be asked to provide:

  • A full and official transcript of grades obtained for each year of university education, including the current year when possible;
  • A certified copy of your undergraduate degree (if applicable);
  • A personal statement to be submitted in English or French. In no more than 1000 words, please describe your background, your career objectives in the field of international management and business and how obtaining this dual degree will help you to achieve those objectives;
  • Two letters of recommendation, either in French or English. They must be submitted online or placed in a sealed and signed envelope by the referee before being added to the application packet.
  • A copy of TOEFL or IELTS for non-native English-speakers, and of the TCF or DALF for non-native French-speakers
  • A resume in English (French version optional)
  • Further application information is available on the Sciences Po Online Application

Applications are administered centrally at Sciences Po where they will be examined by a joint admissions board comprised of representatives from both FGV-EAESP and Sciences Po.

NB: this application is specific to this programme and may not be considered as an application to admission in other programmes offered by either institution.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14270 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14270 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
EU/ EEA: from € 0 to € 14 270 per year

Living costs for Paris

  • 1195 - 1780 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Tuition fees

Students must pay the tuition fees applicable in their host institution (Sciences Po for Year 1 and FGV-EAESP for the Year 2).

For tuition fees at Sciences Po:

How to calculate your tuition fees?

The tuition fees charged depend on the parents’ tax residencerather than on student's nationality.

Students whose parents’ tax residence is not in the EEA (European Economic Area: all EU countries + Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein) must pay fees of 6 550 € (barème unique), 10 150 € (Undergraduate) or 13 970 € (Master's) per year.

Students whose parents’ tax residence is in the EEA (i.e. all EU countries, Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein) will pay fees according to a sliding scale:

  • from € 0 to 10150 €/year (undergraduate)
  • from € 0 to 13 970 €/ year (Master)
  • from 540 to 6 550 €/year regardless of their level, undergraduate degree or master's degree (students who registered at Sciences Po in 2008-2009 or earlier)

Depending on total declared income and the size of the household.

Depending on the size of his family, the student is entitled to a certain number of "shares", the result of which is to reduce the tuition fees. In a family, the mother and the father count for one "share" each. Children of the household, count for half a share each. Thus a married couple with three children will be entitled to 3,5 shares.

What documents must be provided to calculate your tuition fees?

Students shall provide one or more of the following documents translated into French:

  1. The 2014 tax assessment of both parents, translated into French.
  2. An attestation from employers indicating gross annual income in 2014 and the last three pay slips (with a French translation). You must specify the number of siblings living at home.
  3. An attestation indicating all family's overall income (i.e : Income from immovable property and tangible movable property, incomereceived abroad, etc.).
  4. In the case of a divorce, common law marriage or civil partnership, specific calculation rules can be applied based on the situation of the household(s) on which the student depends. The Registrar office will inform you of the details of this calculation.

Good to know

  • You will be asked to provide a copy of the 2014 tax assessment on registration on line.
  • The photocopy must include all the pages of the assessment.
  • Random checks may be done to verify the authenticity of the uploaded documents. Any violation can be referred to the legal department.
  • You will be asked to provide an attestation of income received abroad, where required.
  • No supporting document is required of students paying tuition fees of € 10150 (Bachelor) / 13 970€ (Master) / 6 550 € (barème unique).

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