Licence Sience politique - Philosophy, Politics and Economics

Program type
First Degree
Admission mode
Admission level
A levels
Teaching method
Bachelor's Degree
Teaching language
ECTS Credits
Hourly volume
1200 h
6 semestres



New at the start of the 2023-2024 school year.
The Bachelor’s in Philosophy, Politics and Economics offers students the opportunity to understand the contemporary world by studying in depth its three essential areas for a better analysis of modern issues. Its main objective? To enable students to master the fundamental tools to quickly decipher the major issues facing contemporary societies.


Acquire a methodology to think well and quickly

Master the technical and ethical dimensions of governance (private or public).

Master the fundamental notions and methodologies of philosophy, economics and political science.

Foreign language courses (English, German, Spanish, Italian, Chinese, Russian, Arabic, Japanese, Portuguese, Dutch, etc.).
Student mobility with the possibility of a stay at a foreign university from the fourth semester onwards.
A multicultural campus environment (linked to the presence of international students and instructors).
Internships and professional development: students must intern for a total of eight weeks, spread out as they wish over the three years of the Bachelor’s Degree. Students receive support for these internships in the form of technical workshops and specific, job-focused modules that introduce them to the different careers to which political science studies lead.

Continuation of study

Students can continue their studies by choosing one of the Masters offered at ESPOL:

Master’s in Global and European politics
Master’s in Food Politics and Sustainable Development
Master’s in International and Security Politics
Master’s in Digital Politics and Governance
They can also take the European, national and local civil service exams.

Teaching officer
Raul Magni-Berton, Professor of Political Science

A degree in PPE will equip students with the knowledge and skills to pursue a wide range of careers in the public and private sectors at national and international levels, including public policy, governmental or non-governmental organizations, diplomacy, data management, risk analysis, business and finance. But also:

Jobs involving the written word: publishing, journalism, translation, various positions in government or institutions (schools etc.) where it is necessary to be able to write well and synthesize information;
Decision-making professions and advice to decision-makers: the business world, political bodies, ethics committees;
The world of education in a very broad sense;
The world of culture.

Diplôme préparé et conditions d'obtention du diplôme

Licence Droit, Economie, Gestion
Mention Science politique
Parcours Philosophy, Politics and Economics

Jury rectoral en cours



Admission condition

Admission deadlines :
Please, consult Parcoursup’s calendar.
To apply for ESPOL, you must follow the steps explained on the PARCOURSUP site.

Which documents are required in your application?
A cover letter in English.
Official transcripts of grades for final two years of high school.
Official Transcript of final school exam scores and subsequent years of study (if applicable)

Admission modality

Once the application has been accepted on parcoursup, registration is carried out via the University's website

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