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London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London

Established 1895

London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London

Established 1895


Location: Westminster

Nearest Airport: London City Airport

Nearest Station: Waterloo Station


  • CUG : 4
  • THE : 27
  • QS : 38

Tuition Fees

Average tuition fee: 22479

Number of Students

Master’s degree students: 6895

International students: 72%

About London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London

The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) is a public research university located in London, England, and a member institution of the federal University of London. Founded in 1895, by Fabian Society members Sidney Webb, Beatrice Webb, Graham Wallas, and George Bernard Shaw, LSE joined the University of London in 1900 and established its first degree courses under the auspices of the university in 1901. LSE began awarding its degrees in its own name in 2008, prior to which it awarded degrees of the University of London.
LSE is located in Westminster, Central London, near the boundary between Covent Garden and Holborn. It is a member of the Russell Group, Association of Commonwealth Universities, European University Association and is often considered a part of the "Golden Triangle" of universities in South East England. The LSE also forms part of CIVICA - The European University of Social Sciences, a network of eight European universities focused on research in the social sciences.

Complete Course List

  • Environmental science and ecology
  • Social sciences
  • Social studies
  • Business and human resource management
  • Business and management studies
  • Politics and International Relations
  • Languages
  • Media studies and publishing
  • Mass communication
  • History
  • Philosophy
  • Economics
  • Urban planning
  • Civil engineering and construction
  • Law and legal studies
  • Economics and development economics
  • Politics
  • Philosophy
  • Geography
  • Sociology
  • Geography
  • Development studies
  • Environmental studies
  • Psychology
  • Mathematics
  • Finance
  • Health Care Management
  • Archaeology and anthropology
  • Theology and religious studies
  • Marketing
  • Marketing and advertising studies
  • Economic history
  • Health sciences
  • Government
  • Politics
  • International relations
  • Social policy
  • Social administration
  • Humanities
  • Econometrics
  • Economics
  • Mathematical economics
  • Anthropology
  • Social anthropology
  • Mathematics
  • Experimental Psychology
  • History
  • Chinese
  • Statistics
  • Finance
  • Actuarial science
  • Computer sciences and IT
  • Software engineering
  • Medicine and surgery
  • Modern languages
  • Cultural studies
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Mandarin
  • Russian
  • Development policy
  • Policy studies
  • Environmental management
  • Human geography
  • Social geography
  • Business analysis and management
  • Law
  • International history
  • Computer science
  • Psychology
  • Behavioural psychology
  • Criminal law
  • Biology and life sciences
  • Accounting
  • Economics and Econometrics
  • Data telecommunications and computer networks
  • Entrepeneurship and management
  • Mathematics for business
  • Business statistics
  • Management
London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London

51.5141140721, -0.11697126

Postal Address

Houghton Street
United Kingdom

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