Entry requirements

2:1 in any discipline

Months of entry


Course content

This programme is based in the Department of Social Policy and offers the following benefits:

*Study the interrelations between population, development and health.
*The chance to develop methodological skills used in population studies.
*The chance to examine health and population interactions and policy implications in considerable depth.
*Teaching by specialists who are at the forefront of their disciplines.

Students graduating from this programme are expected to work in national and international institutions dealing with health and population issues, such as WHO, UNFPA, UNDP, IOM, as well as central and local national governments. A large number of our students have been employed in the health sector of their respective countries. Considerable interest has been shown in our students from the non-governmental sector as well as the private one.

Information for international students


Fees and funding

LSE Graduate Support Scheme.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

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