Welcome to the website of the IPSA-USP Summer School in Concepts, Methods and Techniques in Political Science, Public Policy and International Relations! 

A partnership between the International Political Science Association (IPSA) and the Department of Political Science (DCP) at the University of São Paulo, the 11th session of the Summer School will take place from January 6-31, 2020.   

The IPSA-USP Summer School 2020 session will consist of a four-week program. In the first week, we will offer courses on Core Foundational Blocks (January 6-10, 2020). The Core Methodological Tracks will be offered in the next three weeks: Week 1 - January 13-17, 2020, Week 2 - January 20-24, 2020 and Week 3 – January 27-31, 2020. A preliminary list of courses is listed in our course offerings page! Check out the courses and course listings! The online portal to apply will open in mid-June. Applications must be received by November 2, 2019!


If you have any questions, please contact us at summeripsa@usp.br. 

We look forward to welcoming you to São Paulo in 2020!