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London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)


The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) offers a broad selection of postgraduate degrees, including:

  • MRes, MPhil, PhD, visiting research
  • Taught master’s (including LLM)
  • Diplomas
  • Double and joint degrees
  • Executive programs
  • MPA.

Visit this page to read postgraduate course descriptions and find out about individual application deadlines, procedures and entry requirements.

A prerequisite for postgraduate study at LSE is to have an upper second class honors degree, or the equivalent. If English is not your first language and your previous degree has not been taught in English, then you will be asked to submit English proficiency test scores: check online that you meet the language requirements.

Several courses at LSE require that you submit GRE/GMAT test results. You can ask the testing organization to submit your scores to LSE before you sit the exam by furnishing them with LSE’s institution code; this is 0972 for the GRE and 86-56 for GMAT.

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English Language Proficiency Requirements

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Please check the specific English language requirements for your chosen course with the university.

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