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Student Stories

SAIS Runs in the Family

"All voices can be heard at the school, even though we are from so many different backgrounds."

An Enriching Education in the Heart of Europe

"Talking with mentors and friends made it clear that SAIS was the best option for me to move forward in the international development field."

Gaining the Knowledge to Strengthen Communities

The Master of Arts in International Economics and Finance (MIEF) program offered her a perfect opportunity to pivot into the domain of public policy.

Enriching Beyond the Classroom Experiences

"I have been able to meet some of the most compassionate and ambitious peers through the SAIS Student Diversity Coalition."

Gaining Expertise in Youth and Rural Development

"If I could use one phrase to describe my student cohort experience it would be 'one-of-a-kind.'"

Gaining a Competitive Edge

"Daily, I have been humbled by my classmates, who undoubtedly will go on to solve some of the most pressing global issues after graduation."

Building My Network in the Heart of Europe

"Attending the school's UN Career trek was an invaluable opportunity for me to connect what I had learned in the classroom with the insights and experiences of current practitioners."

An Enriching Education

"My graduate school experience has allowed me to grow, learn, and discover new opportunities, valuable friendships, and fantastic places."

Support from a Strong Alumni Network

"I believed Johns Hopkins SAIS, specifically the Hopkins-Nanjing Center (HNC), would prepare me the best for a career in China Policy and Risk Analysis."

Developing the Skillset to Navigate Geopolitics, Public Policy Development, and Foreign Policy

"At SAIS Europe, I have had so many “once a lifetime” moments – from the Vienna Ball to attending a talk with former EU Commission President Romano Prodi."