Call for application: Sciences Po-University of Ibadan exchange programme

The French Institute for Research in Africa (IFRA), Sciences Po Paris and the University of Ibadan have signed an agreement to promote exchanges of students between the respective institutions.

Sciences Po Paris is a highly selective French university located in Paris and specialising in the social sciences. It notably offers a wide-range of Graduate programmes in International Relations, Political Sciences, Law, Urban Studies, among others. Most Graduate programmes are taught in English.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, one master student from the University of Ibadan will be selected to undertake a semester of exchange at Sciences Po Paris. IFRA will take charge of his/her transportation costs to Paris, his/her visa application for France as well as other administrative formalities. Sciences Po Paris will arrange for his/her accommodation and provide a small stipend to face the living expenses in Paris. The student will be able to register for all Master programmes offered by Sciences Po, with the exception of Master in Journalism and International Affairs and Master in Public Affairs. See here the Sciences Po Master programmes.

Eligibility: Outstanding master students of the University of Ibadan in any field of the Social Sciences and Humanities.

Applications MUST respect the following guidelines or will not be considered:

Applicants should send their CV and letters of motivation to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. In the letter, the student must specify the Graduate programme he/she intends to follow at Sciences Po.


Deadline: Applications must be submitted not later than 20th of April, 2018.

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