London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

Course Modules

Year 1: Economics B; the internationalisation of economic growth, 1870 to the present day; mathematical methods; elementary statistical theory. Year 2: Microeconomic principles 1 or 2; macroeconomic principles; theories and evidence in economic history; 1 economic history option. Year 3: 2 economics options; 1 economic history option; 1 outside option.

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 A*AA
  • 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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96% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 95%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 79%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 81%

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

89% Go on to work and/or study

In work 63
Studying 20
Studying and working 6
Unemployed 6
Unknown 5

20% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 98%

Total Coursework: 2%

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

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