The Paris Institute of Political Studies (Sciences Po) Menton is a prestigious French university located in the city of Menton, on the French Riviera. It is one of the six campuses of Sciences Po, a leading grande école known for its rigorous academic standards and its focus on social sciences and humanities.
Sciences Po Menton offers a three-year undergraduate program in political science and international relations, with a focus on the Mediterranean and Middle East regions. The program is designed to prepare students for careers in government, business, and international organizations. The curriculum includes courses in economics, law, history, and sociology, as well as foreign languages and intercultural communication.
Students at Sciences Po Menton have the opportunity to participate in a variety of extracurricular activities, including student government, sports teams, and cultural clubs. The campus is also home to a number of research centers that focus on a variety of topics, including European integration, international security, and the challenges facing the Mediterranean and Middle East regions.
Sciences Po Menton is a highly selective school, and its admission standards are rigorous. Applicants must have strong academic credentials, as well as extracurricular activities and work experience.
All campuses have student associations in charge of social aspects of student life (at school and in town), arts and culture, and sports. Depending on the campus, other groups include Model UN, debate, community service, film club, humanitarian, sailing, music club, theater clubs, movie clubs, choral groups, dance clubs, rotary club, UNICEF, student newspaper, animal rights group, and environmental clubs.
The Reims campus offers residence hall accommodation from 131-208 euros per month. An apartment in town generally costs 230–500 euros per month. For a limited number of first-year students, the Menton campus offers housing at a cost of 200–380 euros per month. A studio apartment costs between 450 and 600 euros per month. The Le Havre campus offers student housing for 300–400 euros per month.