Department profile

Department of Management

The London School of Economics and Political Science
2018/19 edition

About Department of Management

The Department of Management is a world leading centre for education and research in business and management, and we are ranked number two in the world for social science and management. We sit at the heart of LSE’s thriving academic community in central London.

We are proud to be rated #1 in the UK for research in business and management studies (REF 2014). Our research pushes the frontiers of our understanding of the world, developing cutting-edge insights for practitioners. We collaborate with businesses, third sector organisations and policymakers across the globe to bring about real world impact.

Executive business education

We provide experienced working professionals in any industry with a unique combination of intellectual skills, networks and practical abilities.

Executive Global Master's in Management

This is the LSE alternative to an MBA, providing a unique training in management and leadership for experienced working professionals. Designed to fit around your career with a flexible modular format, with international teaching in London, Beijing and Bangalore.

Executive MSc Social Business and Entrepreneurship

Our new socially-focused programme for business leaders across the private and non-profit sectors, integrating social purpose and social impact with the highest level of business and management training.

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LSE students

Global Master's in Management

A premium two-year programme designed to give an advanced training in business and management, and launch your international career with two prestigious international options, the MBA Exchange term in a leading MBA classroom or the CEMS Master's in International Management double degree

Master's in Management

An intensive and rewarding one-year programme in management and leadership, designed to accelerate your career in business with a unique exposure to today's real-world business environment.

Specialist Master’s programmes

Our specialist Master's programmes develop specific expertise to transform your career.

MSc Marketing

A strategic, business-focused programme designed to develop your career as a marketing manager.

MSc Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Developing your insight and skills as an entrepreneur in social innovation.

MSc Human Resources and Organisations

Offering an outstanding training in HR management, with a choice of three specialist streams.

MSc Management of Information Systems and Digital Innovation

A cutting-edge programme in the management of technology and digital innovation in business and organisations.

MSc Management and Strategy

Developing your talent as a strategic manager of people and organisations, focusing on management through an economics lens.

MSc Economics and Management

An academically outstanding joint degree with the LSE Department of Economics, taught by one of the world's leading economists.

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Career development

LSE is ranked number five in the world for its reputation with employers (QS ranking 2016)

You will graduate from LSE with a well-rounded portfolio of managerial and leadership skills. You will also gain a unique in-depth understanding of real business challenges in today's rapidly-changing international environment, which is not a feature in the curriculum of many traditional graduate business degrees. We believe this unique approach to the discipline of management, grounded in a real-world business context, will set you apart in the job market upon graduation as a strategic, innovative and adaptable manager.

How to apply

We operate rolling admissions so we don’t have a closing date, and places are currently available on all programmes. However, we offer places on a first-come, first-served basis, so we encourage you to apply as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

Our admissions process is managed centrally, so please visit the LSE Graduate Admissions Office for queries about the application process and requirements.



Contact details

+44 (0)20 7106 1203
Department of Management
London School of Economics and Political Science
Houghton Street
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