College of Law, Political Science, Economics and Management

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The College of Law, Political Science, Economics and Management fosters a policy of innovative, ambitious education that continuously interacts with the socioeconomic environment.

The College of Law, Political Science, Economics and Management (DSPEG) coordinates initial and continuing education in the fields of law, political science, economics, management, economic and social administration and management.

It includes 2 faculties, 2 institutes, 2 departments, 2 regional campus sites, a sports office and internal services. The different entities are spread out over 5 campus sites: Pessac, Bordeaux Bastide, Bordeaux Pey-Berland, Agen and Périgueux.

Students receive high-level teaching with a research-based approach.

With a strong international outlook, the College plays a major role in its region and is a source of attractiveness at the University of Bordeaux.


  • College of Law, Political Science, Economics and Management

    16 avenue Léon Duguit
    33608 Pessac CEDEX

    +33 (0)5 56 84 29 34


  • Jean-Christophe Saint-Pau


  • Jessica Fouilloux-Thomasset

    Assistant Director of Resources

  • André Meunié

    Assistant Director of Programmes

  • Camille Horsey

    Manager - Administration & Finance

Download the DSPEG Organisation Chart (in French)

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The College defines:

  • its educational policy in accordance with the guidelines set by the Academic Council
  • its strategic plans, submitting an annual activity report to be included in the University of Bordeaux's institutional report
  • the allocation of resources for its affiliated components

The College Council approves:

  • the terms and conditions for assessment tests
  • the organisation of transfers between different courses of study
  • the procedures for the internationalisation of courses
  • the implementation of certifications for its courses, lifelong learning, apprenticeships and distance learning
  • the joint processes for professional integration and guidance
  • specific admission procedures

The College is involved in:

  • defining the training component of the institution's strategic plan
  • requests for creation, accreditation and ongoing improvement of diplomas falling within its academic fields
  • calls for educational projects
  • defining job profiles for teacher or lecturer-researcher positions open to recruitment
  • defining job profiles of training support positions
  • individual issues related to recruitment
  • assigning lecturer-researchers and in their careers
  • awarding student teaching contracts
  • proposals related to training costs, schedules and workloads

Key figures

  • 13,000


  • 368

    lecturers and lecturer-researchers

  • 150


  • 9

    entrance exam preparatory courses


Academic programmes

Bordeaux programmes

The college offers:

  • 19 Bachelor degrees
  • 11 vocational Bachelor degrees
  • 106 Master degrees
  • 9 entrance exam preparatory courses
  • 28 university degrees
  • 3 certificates
  • 2 national degrees
  • 2 Magistère degrees

Refer to the programme catalogue (in French).

Regional campus programmes

Supporting entities


The LaCT, which stands for 'Laboratory of Transversal Skills', provides support for company transformations and trains DSPEG students using innovative teaching methods:

U-Lab places students and their projects at the centre of the approach, entrusting them with an active role in the training process, putting goodwill and cooperation at the heart of the creative process.

Learn more about U-Lab (in French)

The Law Clinic
The Law Clinic (Clinique du Droit) is a programme providing legal training using a practical approach that takes social reality into account. The clinic activities meet societal needs and place students in authentic situations. The teaching methods developed by the Law Clinic allow students to apply their legal knowledge while developing transversal skills.

Learn more about the Law Clinic (in French)

Disrupt' Campus
Disrupt' Campus Bordeaux is a programme allowing companies/organisations to launch and/or develop an innovation project (with a digital component) by entrusting it to a team of Master 1 students from complementary backgrounds. Coached by design-thinking experts, students benefit from the university's environment of excellence to develop their projects and offer the company solutions to its problems.

Learn more about Disrupt' Campus (in French)

NOVExport is a European project designed to increase the competitiveness of small and medium-sized businesses in the space and digital technologies sector, and to support their internationalisation towards Latin America's agricultural, environmental and maritime markets.

Learn more about NOVExport (in French)


  •, Finance and administrative manager 
  •, Administrative assistant

DSPEG College - Continuing education department

Language department

Localisation associée :

16 avenue Léon Duguit
33608 Pessac CEDEX


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