London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London

London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London

Social Policy (European and Comparative Social Policy)

This is an integrated programme designed for applicants looking towards careers as practitioners, planners and administrators of public services whose interest or work lies at the international and European level. It is equally aimed at those interested in careers in teaching and social research with an international or European perspective. It provides students with the opportunity of examining major current social problems and the range of policies being developed to address them from a comparative perspective with a special focus on Europe.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in any discipline, with social science background and or work experience in the social policy field advantageous but not essential. 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 8,827 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 17,184 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,827 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,827 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,827 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 8,592 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 4,414 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 4,414 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 4,414 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 4,414 per Year 1 (England) 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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