About Research at Sciences Po
Sciences Po is a major social sciences research
and teaching institution. It offers undergraduate and graduate
education in economics, law, history, sociology and political
Research at Sciences Po hosts eleven research units bringing
together over 200 researchers. Five of these centres are
associated with the CNRS (the French National Centre for
Scientific Research). The Doctoral School, with over 500
Ph.D. students, is a central element of Sciences Po's research
Research at Sciences Po covers economics, law, history,
sociology and political science, while also taking in many
interdisciplinary topics such as cities, political ecology,
sustainable development, socioeconomics and globalization.
Among French universities, Sciences Po, as an independently
governed structure, can afford unparalleled flexibility
in the pursuit of research excellence.