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Program at a Glance

London School of Economics

Country or area United Kingdom - England
City London
Class Level So, Jr, Sr
Experience Type International
Minimum GPA 2.85
Term Summer
Taught In English
Language Prereq no
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About The Program

Give your future a boost at one of Europe’s most prestigious schools. Choose from more than 100 courses in business, finance, politics, and management, learning by way of lectures and interactive seminars with about 15 students. Located in the heart of London, the London School of Economics is walking distance from the city’s top attractions. When you’re not in class, there’s no shortage of things to do, see, and eat. Visit the London Eye for a 360-degree view over the River Thames, explore some of the world’s best museums, or get a taste of London’s high-end English breakfasts and hearty pub lunches.

Where you'll study

As one of the most ethnically-diverse capitals in the world, London provides the perfect backdrop for the well over 100 nationalities present at the London School of Economics (LSE). With impressive architecture, world-class galleries, and museums, London encourages a truly international approach to intellectual discovery and academic life. In step with a vision to improve society, LSE focuses on social sciences and public policy. One of the foremost social science universities in the world, its faculty and alumni include 16 Nobel Prize winners and 30+ past and present world leaders. LSE faculty are at the forefront of their disciplines with a global reach. Drawn from around the world, they advise governments and public bodies while also producing world-class research. The LSE campus is situated in central London, close to major cultural attractions including the West End, Royal Opera House, British Library, and the British Museum. Looking out over the London skyline, LSE has several rooftop gardens with beehives and a green space perfect for walks—giving the campus a community feel. Visit LSE LIFE on the ground floor of the library for workshops, talks, and one-on-one sessions to build key skills, get help with your studies, and develop post-graduation plans.