London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

Course Introduction

This innovative master’s programme focuses on the

relations between city design and the physical, social, and

political organisation of cities and urban environments. Students study design as a mode of research and practice that shapes urban environments, responds to urban problems, and connects social, spatial and material forms in the city.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
2 years
Part Time
1 year
Full Time
MSc £25,944 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £26,448 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • 1st degree or equivalent professional qualifications or experience in any relevant field of architecture, urban design, planning, engineering, social science, law and humanities, management, mathematics, statistics or natural science. English language requirement for non-native speakers (TOEFL/IELTS).