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About

The Political Science and Political Economy programme from London School of Economics and Political Science provides a sound professional training in formal political science and in quantitative-oriented approaches to political economy.

Overview

You will acquire the knowledge and techniques to analyse political processes, institutional design and public policy making in liberal democracies.

The Political Science and Political Economy programme from London School of Economics and Political Science offers courses in political economy, elections, legislature, executive governments, public policy, development, and international political economy within the framework of a political science-oriented programme. 

This MSc will provide a set of skills which are highly sought after in public policy making, policy analysis, business, political consultancy and public affairs.

This programme is an excellent preparation for further research work (including a PhD or research in quantitative political science) or for a career in education, public administration or the private sector.

Careers

This programme is an excellent preparation for further research work or for a career in education, public administration or the private sector. It will also equip you with the skills needed to pursue a PhD or conduct research in quantitative political science.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Political Science and Political Economy
  • Game Theory for Political Science
  • Political Science and Political Economy: Advanced Topics
  • Dissertation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Upper second class honours degree (2:1) or equivalent in any discipline.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24456 GBP/year
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  • National

    15816 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 15816 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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