London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

Course Modules

Year 1: Logic; economics B; reason, knowledge and values: an introduction to philosophy; logic; quantitative methods. Years 2 and 3: 8 other courses to include: philosophy of economics; morality and values; philosophy of science or philosophy of the social sciences; microeconomic principles; macroeconomic principles; 1 economics option; 1 philosophy option; 1 other option from economics, philosophy or an outside subject.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £17,712  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • GCE A-level AAA
  • Irish Leaving Certificates AAAABB
  • International Baccalaureate 38
  • SQA Advanced Higher AAA
  • European Baccalaureate 80%-85%
  • SQA Higher AAAAA
  • Course specific
  • GCE AS-level
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade

Key Course Information

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93% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 93%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 85%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 85%

£27,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

85% Go on to work and/or study

In work 70
Studying 10
Studying and working 5
Unemployed 15
Unknown 5

19% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 92%

Total Coursework: 8%

£4,900 - £8,200
Typical cost of university accommodation

£6,400 - £7,900
Typical cost of private accommodation