All of the courses and workshops will be held at Flacso México (Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences) which is located in Mexico City. After registration you’ll receive a detailed program with class and lab rooms. You can access Flacso location map here:
Most Latin American citizens do not need visa to travel to Mexico. However it requires visas to countries in other regions. Please go to this link to get more information:



After the registration period has closed, courses with less than 10 registered participants will be cancelled, and will be reallocated to their second choice courses.
Due to high demand, some courses do have wait lists. Those on the wait list will be allocated immediately after the payment deadline.
Summer School courses are extremely demanding and they are simultaneous, thus participants can only register in one course.
Students who successfully complete the coursework and satisfy attendance requirements will receive a course completion certificate.


All participants are responsible for their own expenses during the IPSA-Flacso Mexico Summer School, including travel to and from Mexico, room and board, transportation and entertainment. Regarding food, it is advised to prepay a daily meal at Flacso Mexico. It consists on international or Mexicans dishes serve at the Flasco’s restaurant at a very convenient price.
IPSA provides two travel grants of up to US$ 500 each, for worthy participants from outside Mexico. Applicants should be Ph.D. candidates providing a short CV, a letter of motivation, and two recommendation letters from their supervisors. Applicants please contact the Summer School via e-mail at Members of IPSA and AMECIP (Asociación Mexicana de Ciencia Política) have a special discount, directly available at the registration and payment process. There are also early bird discounts, directly available at the registration and payment process. The Summer School courses prices are very competitive comparatively with other courses of similar quality and IPSA-Flacso Mexico Summer School has done a great effort to maintain low prices. Click here to see a comparison of Summer Schools fees in other countries.


Given that the registration fees are a guarantee of student enrollment and will be used to plan and pay for certain expenses prior to the Summer School, registration fees cannot be reimbursed under any circumstances.