Why choose Dakar Science Po?
Because quality education is an essential requirement in the light of developments in the modern world, Dakar Science Po is an institution that aims to be a centre of excellence for political studies in Senegal and Africa. It is a school that was born on the basis of one observation: West Africa needs experienced researchers and informed political analysts.
Consequently, Dakar Science Po is an entity that aims to bring together all those who are passionate about political studies around a single objective: the construction of high-quality African expertise. Opting for Dakar Science Po means focusing on quality education that is open to the world. In addition to providing its students with maximum academic opportunities, the institution also facilitates their integration into the professional world.
At Dakar Science Po, we do not only train African expertise capable of taking into account the continent’s challenges. We are also an elite with a positive attitude and interpersonal skills. To do this, we rely on the applicant’s ability to follow political studies and on their analytical skills in our selection process.
Entering Dakar Science Po is not only a privilege, but also an opportunity to discover one’ s talent and personality. We provide each student with the educational tools necessary for their academic development and a faculty that is attentive to their well-being.
Dakar Science Po aims to contribute to research in Science Po and to broaden research perspectives in policy studies. Through the various conferences and professors’ research, Dakar Science Po will contribute to the development of knowledge in international relations, strategy, geopolitics, diplomacy, etc.
For this purpose, we have annual publications as well as several collections that will be published on the institution’s website.
Our community building platform will allow all students to meet and exchange on a variety of topics. We are pleased to announce the upcoming establishment of a real meeting place between current and former students of Dakar Science Po for the popularization of political studies in Senegal and Africa.
Our ambition to become a reference in political studies in West Africa encourages us to build this community and create a common history. Become a member of a caring and growing community.