London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London

London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London

Urbanisation and Development

The programme reviews urbanism from colonial to the contemporary period, emphasising demographic, social, economic, cultural and political processes. The programme pays particular attention to the origins and claims of development theory and practice, and the aims and achievements of contemporary urban policy from a wide variety of thematic and theoretical perspectives.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in social science subject such as geography, anthropology, sociology, planning, development, or a degree in another field with work experience relevant to cities and or development. English language requirement for non-native speakers (TOEFL/IELTS).

Sponsorship information

LSE Graduate Support Scheme; other scholarships and awards are available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 11,112 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 11,112 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 11,112 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 11,112 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 17,184 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 5,556 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 8,592 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 5,556 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 5,556 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 5,556 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
London School of Economics and Political Science Islington WC2A 2AE South East

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