Taught course

Political Science and Political Economy

Institution
London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) · Department of Government
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

2:1 or equivalent in any discipline

Months of entry

October

Course content

The MSc Political Science and Political Economy provides a sound professional training in formal political science and in quantitative oriented approaches to political economy. Students will acquire the knowledge and techniques to analyse political processes, institutional design and public policy making in liberal democracies. It should be of particular interest for students who intend to take 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 requested in public policy making, policy analysis, business, political consultancy and public affairs. It will also equip the students to pursue a PhD or conduct research in quantitative political science.

Information for international students

IELTS 7.0

Fees and funding

LSE Graduate Support Scheme.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Student Recruitment Office
Email
stu.rec@lse.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 20 7955 6613