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Sciences Po Lille

  • About the Program

    About the Program

    Founded in 1991, Sciences Po Lille is a selective public school that belongs to the network of Political Studies Institutes associated with the National Foundation of Political Science. Sciences Po Lille is located in the beautiful Lille near the Belgium border. This university offers courses in the Social Sciences such as Economics, Political Science, Business and Language.

    With its decidedly international focus, Sciences Po Lille welcomes exceptional students and prepares them for high-level careers in international organizations, NGO's European institutions. 

    Local cultural visits and various social events will be offered to the students including a study trip to Brussels and EU institutions. 

    Location Po Lille, France
    Program Type Partner University Program
    Program Term Summer
    Program Dates June 24 - July 19
    Additional Information A Partner University program is a study abroad experience where students are nominated/accepted by Stony Brook University, and enroll at a partner institution. In most cases SBU faculty or staff are NOT traveling with participants.

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  • Program Details

    Course of Study

    The 2018 Sciences Po Lille Summer School proposes an innovative program around 2 tracks:

    Students will have the opportunity to divide their time in Lille between modules which focus on International and European affairs, including issues such as the crisis in Climate change, European identity and values. 

    The courses in French language aims to enhance and perfect their language skills as well provide some understanding of the contemporary aspects of French society. 

    Local cultural visits and various social events will be offered to the students as well as a study trip to Brussels and the EU institutions

    *Students will enroll in 6 credits.

    All participants following the Stony Brook Curriculum (SBC) will receive credits for POL 309 and fulfill GLO , EXP+, SBS+ 

    Program Details

    Language of Instruction English, French
    Language Proficiency N/A
    Program Term Summer
    Living Arrangements Independent arrangement (Coordinated directly with the partner university)

    Program Housing Statement: Stony Brook University is required to comply with the housing policies of the host country, partner institution and/or hotel/hostel. These policies may include requirements such as sex-based housing placement.

  • Requirements


    GPA 2.5
    Application Deadline March 1 (Extended to April 15)
  • Program Cost

    Program Cost

    Application Fee


    Tuition Rate

    $286 per credit for NY residents

    $1,023 per credit for non-residents

    Program Fee $350

    Administrative Fee

    $200 (non-refundable)

    International Health Insurance Included in Program fee
    Other Fees $1,000 - $2,500

    (For living expenses, meals, excursions, and personal expenses directly to partner university and third party providers)
    Travel Costs $1,000 - $1,200 (Approximately. Students are responsible for their travel arrangements including airfare and visa costs)
    Costs are estimates for planning purposes of the student and are subject to change at any point.
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