London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

Course Introduction

This is the world’s only finance master’s degree with an

integrated specialisation in the study of private equity.

You will have unparalleled access to leading private

equity researchers and practitioners who have actively

participated in the deals which are studied.In the

first term you will take Asset Markets and Corporate

Finance. In the second term, you will study a dedicated

course taught by the School’s Abraaj Group Chair

in Finance and Private Equity.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
Short Course
Full Time
MSc £32,880 Home Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Minimum entry requirement: 2:1 degree or equivalent in any discipline and good quantitative skills, at least to A level Mathematics (or the equivalent) (see entry requirements)
  • English requirement: Standard (see English requirements)
  • GRE/GMAT requirement: GMAT or GRE is required for all students without a UK undergraduate degree (GMAT strongly preferred). GMAT is recommended for students with UK undergraduate degrees, especially those whose quantitative skills are not demonstrated by their undergraduate studies, or are not expected to achieve a first class degree.