Find A Masters

Find An MBA

MBA & Business Masters courses from the World's leading Business Schools

Find A PhD

The World's largest PhD opportunities database

Spotlight

University of Leeds Featured Masters Courses [{"Id":48171,"Type":"M","Filename":"cov14b.gif","Institution":"Coventry University","TypeName":"Discipline Sponsorship Button","IntroText":"Coventry University is the Modern University of the Year 2015- discover a world of opportunity","LinkText":""},{"Id":48255,"Type":"M","Filename":"Leeds-Open14.gif","Institution":"University of Leeds","TypeName":"Discipline Sponsorship Button","IntroText":"Postgraduate Open Day on Friday 6 February 2015","LinkText":"View Open Day"},{"Id":48377,"Type":"M","Filename":"uwl-bus.gif","Institution":"University of West London","TypeName":"Discipline Sponsorship Button","IntroText":"Get a business degree for the real world at the Claude Littner Business School","LinkText":""}]

Spotlight

Ulster University Featured Masters Courses
Cranfield University Featured Masters Courses
FindA University Ltd Featured Masters Courses
[{"Id":47581,"Type":"L","Filename":"cranfield-openday14.gif","Institution":"Cranfield University","TypeName":"Discipline Sponsorship Button","IntroText":"Discover the opportunities available to you from Cranfield University with their Open Days in 2014/15","LinkText":"View Open Day"},{"Id":47991,"Type":"L","Filename":"birm_mini14.gif","Institution":"FindA University Ltd","TypeName":"Discipline Sponsorship Button","IntroText":"Your chance to speak to representatives from UK \u0026 overseas universities about Masters or PhD study","LinkText":""},{"Id":48103,"Type":"L","Filename":"xjtlu-mini14B.gif","Institution":"Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University","TypeName":"Discipline Sponsorship Button","IntroText":"Study in the right place, at the right time - XJTLU, China\u0026#8207;","LinkText":""},{"Id":48300,"Type":"L","Filename":"ntu-nubs14.gif","Institution":"Nottingham Trent University","TypeName":"Discipline Sponsorship Button","IntroText":"Known internationally as one of the UK’s top business schools providing education and research in business, management and economics.","LinkText":""},{"Id":48383,"Type":"L","Filename":"ulster-new.gif","Institution":"Ulster University","TypeName":"Discipline Sponsorship Button","IntroText":"Distance learning MSc accredited by the Institution of Environmental Sciences and Professional Development modules.","LinkText":""},{"Id":48417,"Type":"L","Filename":"durham-global.gif","Institution":"Durham University","TypeName":"Discipline Sponsorship Button","IntroText":"Discover the political, economic, cultural and moral debates about globalization","LinkText":"View Course"},{"Id":48437,"Type":"L","Filename":"bris-trans.gif","Institution":"University of Bristol","TypeName":"Discipline Sponsorship Button","IntroText":"MSc provides a firm theoretical grounding in the basic scientific principles \u0026 clinical applications of translational cardiovascular medicine","LinkText":"View course"}]

Masters Degree Course

LSE-Sciences Po Double Degree in European Studies


Like this Masters course?

Like This Course?


Extra Masters Information

More Info


Location of Masters provider

Institution Location


Related Masters courses

Related Courses

Click here to see our full list of Politics & International Relations Masters degrees

London School of Economics and Political Science
Department of International Relations

London School of Economics and Political Science
Department of Geography and Environment

University of Cologne
Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences

University of Cologne
Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences

University of Kent
School of Politics and International Relations

European Institute
24 months full time only
2:1 degree or overseas equivalent in any discipline; English standard level, there is also a French language requirement, equivalent to TCF level 500.
September
MA
Student Recruitment Office
Masters study type: Full time

About the MSc programme



Sciences Po and LSE have come together to offer high achieving undergraduate students a joint curriculum: the Double master's degree in European Studies.

In this programme, students will focus on the history, politics and institutions of the European Union, and on the ideas which underpin the European project. Teaching is by renowned EU specialists, many with practical experience of policymaking. Students combine lectures and seminars on specific topics with workshops, simulations, case studies and attendance at public lectures and debates with top decision-makers, experts and opinion formers from across Europe.

Bilingual (French and English), and spanning a wide range of disciplines, this selective programme is based on mutual recognition of both curricula and evaluation in the partner university.

The LSE-Sciences Po Double Degree in European Studies lasts two academic years: the first year will be spent at Sciences Po, in the Master en Affaires Européennes; the second year will take place within the European Institute at LSE studying either MSc European Studies: Ideas and Identities, MSc Political Economy or Europe or MSc Politics and Government in the European Union.

Courses are multidisciplinary and students will choose among international relations, history, economics, law, philosophy and political science with a European focus.

Programme details



Language

Applicants must demonstrate competence in both English and French.
Students whose native language is not English must meet LSE's higher English requirement (see English requirements) or have a recognised university degree taught and examined entirely in English.

Applicants whose native language is not French must prove language ability by means of one of the following:

The French Baccalauréat
A Francophone secondary school diploma (Etudes Collègiales Canadiennes, Certificat d'Humanités Belge, etc)
A recognised university degree with at least two years of study at a Francophone University
The Test de Connaissance du Français (TCF) or DALF C1 or C2. Please see Sciences-Po admissions for more information
Students whose native language is neither English nor French must provide proof of ability in both languages as above.

Application

Applications should be made online only. Your complete application (application plus supporting documents) must reach Sciences Po by 1 March 2014.

Selection

Applications are administered centrally at Sciences Po in Paris where they will be examined by a joint admissions board comprising of representatives from both LSE and Sciences Po. Only successful applicants will be notified by post. Students can track the status of their application online. Please see Sciences-Po for details of how to apply.

Supplementary documents

In addition to the application form, you are required to submit:

A full and official transcript of marks obtained for each year of university level education including the current year when available.
A certified copy of your undergraduate degree (if applicable).
Documents written in languages other than English or French must be accompanied by a certified translation into one of the above languages.
A personal statement to be submitted in both English and French. In no more then 1,000 words, please describe your background, your career objectives in the field of the EU and how obtaining the LSE/Sciences Po Double Degree will help you to achieve those objectives.
Two letters of academic recommendation. These can either be in French or English. They must be submitted online or placed in an envelope sealed and signed on the back by the referee before being added to the application file.
A résumé in both English and French.
Optional: you may also submit letters of professional recommendation.
Items 1 to 3 can be submitted as scanned attachments to the online application form. References may be submitted online or by post.

Year one: Sciences Po



At Sciences Po, the academic year runs from early September to the end of June. It is divided into two semesters, each of which is 14 weeks long.

Core curriculum (compulsory) 30 ECTS
Optional courses 5 ECTS
Languages 5 ECTS
Joint seminar 7,5 ECTS
Simulation Game 2,5 ECTS
Collective project 10 ECTS

Year two: LSE



The second year runs from October until September of the following year. It comprises three terms and the summer period for the completion of the 10,000 word dissertation.

Students will enrol in either MSc European Studies: Ideas and Identities or MSc Political Economy of Europe or MSc Politics and Government in the European Union. They will have to make their choice while studying at Sciences Po. Students can expect an average of 180 hours of teaching during the year at LSE.

For full details of available courses see the Programme Regulations.

Graduate destinations



Former graduates pursue successful careers in politics, journalism, diplomacy, business, academia, EU institutions, national administrations and in the international institutions.


Visit the LSE-Sciences Po Double Degree in European Studies page on the London School of Economics and Political Science web site for more details!



How good is research at London School of Economics and Political Science in Area Studies?

FTE Category A staff submitted: 19.65

Research output data provided by the Research Excellence Framework (REF)

Click here to see the results for all UK universities
Masters Scholarships

FindAMasters Scholarship available for this course!

We are offering students wishing to start their postgraduate studies in autumn 2015 at any university listed on FindAMasters.com the chance of winning a £5,000 Masters scholarship. We will also be awarding a number of £500 scholarships.

Register your interest here




Spotlight

University of Manchester Featured Masters Courses [{"Id":48441,"Type":"SS","Filename":"birm_sky14.gif","Institution":"FindA University Ltd","TypeName":"Discipline Sponsorship Button","IntroText":"Your chance to speak to representatives from UK and overseas universities about Masters or PhD study","LinkText":""},{"Id":48465,"Type":"SS","Filename":"manc-gen14.gif","Institution":"University of Manchester","TypeName":"Discipline Sponsorship Button","IntroText":"Over 300 taught master\u0027s courses in over 90 subject areas, find the right course for you!","LinkText":""}]

Find A Masters

Copyright ©2005-2014
All rights reserved

FindAMasters is a database of Masters Programmes

FindA University Ltd, Sellers Wheel, 151 Arundel Street, Sheffield, S1 2NU, UK. Tel: +44 (0)114 213 4334 Fax: +44 (0) 114 268 5766
Cookie Policy    X