London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

Course Introduction

The programme is designed to look beneath the day to day controversies of politics in order to explore the underlying forces that either promote or retard political and social change; it provides students with the analytical tools and the empirical knowledge to understand some of the fundamental forces that have shaped, and are shaping, the world in which we live; the programme combines a strong core curriculum with the flexibility to develop individual interests; it gives students the opportunity to expand their knowledge of politics and society, and to build up special expertise in particular areas.

Course Additional Entry

A 1st or upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in any discipline, with considered interest in area of study. English language requirement for non'native speakers (TOEFL/IELTS).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £17,184  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £11,112  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £8,592  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £5,556  Academic year. First year home fees