London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London

London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London

Political Sociology

The programme is designed to look beneath the day to day controversies of politics in order to explore the underlying forces that either promote or retard political and social change; it provides students with the analytical tools and the empirical knowledge to understand some of the fundamental forces that have shaped, and are shaping, the world in which we live; the programme combines a strong core curriculum with the flexibility to develop individual interests; it gives students the opportunity to expand their knowledge of politics and society, and to build up special expertise in particular areas.

Entry requirements

A 1st or upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in any discipline, with considered interest in area of study. 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 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 17,184 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
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 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
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

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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