The Institut d'Etudes Politiques in Rennes is a prestigious university offering courses alongside French students in economics, finance, history, international relations, languages, law, management, political science and public administration. Students take a full courseload in French or English. French as a foreign language courses are also available at various levels. Students taking a full courseload in English will be required to take one French language course. 

Students enrolling for a full academic year can earn a Diploma of Political Studies while semester students can earn a certificate of political studies. 

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Course Description

For a description of the program and list of courses, please click on the following links: 

French Program Description 

English Program Description 

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Academics

Undergraduate
(in English)

Fields of Study

  • Business

  • Foreign Languages and Literatures

    French Language and Literature

  • History

  • International/Global Studies

  • Law/Criminal Justice Recommended!

  • Social Sciences Recommended!

    Political Science and Government

Academic Requirements

  • U.S. GPA: 2.75 or higher
  • LPR Required
  • LPR Writing Score: B2 - Intermediate High-Advanced
  • LPR Reading Score: B2 - Intermediate High-Advanced
  • LPR Listening Score: B2 - Intermediate High-Advanced
  • LPR Speaking Score: B2 - Intermediate High-Advanced
  • Number of language semesters completed 0
LPR = ISEP Language Proficiency Report

Special Application Instructions

A minimum of an A1 level of French is required for the Sciences Po Rennes Program, even in applying to take courses in English. All students, even those applying to take all their courses in English, must submit a Language Proficiency Report (LPR) and French Language Essay as part of their ISEP application. 

Undergraduate
(in French)

Fields of Study

  • Business: Recommended!

    Business Management Economics Finance International Business/Trade/Commerce Marketing

  • Foreign Languages and Literatures

    French Language and Literature

  • History Recommended!

    European History

  • International/Global Studies

    International Relations and Affairs

  • Law/Criminal Justice Recommended!

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences

    Humanities

  • Social Sciences: Recommended!

    Political Science and Government Sociology

Academic Requirements

  • U.S. GPA: 2.75 or higher
    *accepts lower GPA with explanation
  • LPR Required
  • LPR Writing Score: B1 - Intermediate High
  • LPR Reading Score: B1 - Intermediate High
  • LPR Listening Score: B1 - Intermediate High
  • LPR Speaking Score: B1 - Intermediate High
  • Number of language semesters completed 3
LPR = ISEP Language Proficiency Report

Special Application Instructions

A minimum of an A1 level of French is required for the Sciences Po Rennes Program, even in applying to take courses in English. All students, even those applying to take all their courses in English, must submit a Language Proficiency Report (LPR) and French Language Essay as part of their ISEP application. 

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