The specialization is aimed at students with an interest in research, or who will have to use skills related to the implementation of research approaches in their future careers: for internal or external consulting to organizations, impact studies, evaluation of projects or public action mechanisms, etc.It combines lectures, cases studies, and analyses of practices, workshops and the completion of a research-based project in partnership with consultants and practitioners.
It targets students who want to:
- Become research-driven consultants;
- Deepen their knowledge of research related professions (notably, academics) with the aim of pursuing in this direction;
- Hold positions as analysts, strategists or public affairs officers in a variety of organizations: intergovernmental organizations, public entities, NGOs or private sector companies.