Taught course

European Public and Economic Policy

London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) · Department of Economics

Entry requirements

2:1 degree or equivalent in any discipline. Some Economics options only available to applicants with a good first degree in Economics

Months of entry


Course content

This stream focuses on the economic and policy analysis of Europe, broadly understood. Students receive a core training in political science, economics and quantitative methods and European public and economic policy in the first year and can further specialise in their second year. It particularly equips students to pursue careers related to economic and public policy making in EU institutions, other European international organisations, national administrations and parts of the private sector interacting with the EU in regulatory, budget making or other policy contexts

First year MPA students have the opportunity during Year 1 to apply to spend their second year at one of our partner institutions. See Dual MPA Degrees| for more information. (Information for first year students currently at a partner school is also available on that page)

Information for international students

IELTS 7.0; TOEFL 107.

Fees and funding

LSE Graduate Support Scheme.

Qualification and course duration


full time
21 months

Course contact details

Student Recruitment Office
+44 (0) 20 7955 6613
+44 (0) 20 7955 6001