Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po) Exchange, Paris, France
The exchange between Boston University and Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po) makes it possible for well-qualified Boston University students to study at Sciences Po for one academic year, normally in their junior year.
The BU Paris Academic Center, including administrative offices and classrooms, is located in the fifteenth arrondissement, within walking distance of the Eiffel Tower.
Sciences Po is well known for its strong programs in political science, international relations, history, economics and philosophy.
The Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris Exchange is administered by staff at Boston University. A program manager oversees the admissions and orientation procedures, and maintains contact with students prior to their arrival in Paris. The Boston office also houses administrative personnel who are responsible for everyday operations. In Paris the staff comprises a director and administrative, academic, and housing personnel.