Entry requirements

First class degree or equivalent in Economics.

Graduates of non-UK institutions must submit GRE or GMAT (GRE is preferred).

English higher level.

Months of entry

August

Course content

About this MSc programme

The MSc Economics and Management programme is a specialist multidisciplinary degree delivered jointly by the Department of Management and the Department of Economics.

The programme is aimed at students with a strong analytical and quantitative background, and offers an unparalleled experience to challenge your perspectives on the way firms and markets operate, and to develop lifelong skills as a talented and innovative manager and economist. Combining an exceptional level of analytical training in economics with the more applied scope of a management degree, this is a unique programme.

The curriculum aims to develop your intellectual understanding of business strategy management, econometrics, and markets in the global contexts in which they operate. This well-balanced training as a manager and economist will enable you to graduate with the ability to tackle complex decisions, deal with unknown changes in today’s rapidly changing world, and champion new ideas to drive innovation in firms and markets.

This programme will provide you with an exceptional foundation to progress either to PhD-level study or to employment opportunities in your chosen career path.

The programme is taught and directed by highly eminent economist Professor John Sutton.

Department of Management and Department of Economics

The Department of Economics is one of the largest and most esteemed Economics departments in the world, renowned for its research and contributions to the development of the subject area.

The Department of Management ranks #2 in the world for social sciences and management (QS World University Rankings 2018) and currently, ranks #1 in the world for thought leadership in management (QS Master's in Management Rankings 2018).

Information for international students

For country-specific information regarding entry requirements, fees, and scholarships avaliable, please visit LSE's country pages.

Fees and funding

Every graduate student is charged a fee for their programme.

This programme is eligible for needs-based awards from LSE, including the Graduate Support Scheme, Master's Awards and Anniversary Scholarships.

More information on funding and scholarships can be found on the LSE website.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
10 months

Course contact details

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