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Key Dates

Welcome to LSE 2019

Term dates and LSE closures – Academic Year 2019/20

Michaelmas Term (MT)
Monday 30 September – Friday 13 December 2019

Reading Week: 4 November – 8 November 2019


LSE will be closed during the following periods:

  • Christmas Closure
    Monday 23 December 2019 – Wednesday 1 January 2020

  • Easter Closure
    Thursday 9 April –Wednesday 15 April 2020

  • May Bank Holiday
    Friday 8 May 2020

  • Spring Bank Holiday
    Monday 25 May 2020

  • Summer Bank Holiday
    Monday 31 August 2020

Lent Term (LT)
Monday 20 January – Friday 3 April 2020

January Exams: 13 January – 17 January 2020

Reading Week: 24 February – 28 February 2020

Summer Term (ST)
Monday 4 May – Friday 19 June 2020

Summer Exams: 11 May – 19 June 2020

School Registration 2019

Registration for new students takes place in the Hong Kong Theatre on the Ground Floor of Clement House. Visit the Registration page to see what documents to bring on the day.

BSc Accounting and Finance
Tuesday 24 September 2019, 14.00-15.00

Diploma in Accounting and Finance
Wednesday 25 September 2019, 11.30-12.00

MSc Accounting and Finance
Wednesday 25 September 2019, 12.00-13.00

MSc Accounting, Organisations and Institutions
Thursday 19 September 2019, 14.00-15.00

PhD/MPhil in Accounting
Wednesday 18 September 2019, 10.30-15.30
Registration takes place in the PhD Academy

General Course
TBC

School Welcome Presentations 2019

Welcome Presentations are given by senior LSE staff and representatives from the Students' Union. This is your opportunity to learn more about the LSE community and our opportunity to welcome you to it, including valuable information about the wealth of support available to you while studying at LSE.

BSc Accounting and Finance
Monday 23 September 2019, 10.00-11.30 in the Peacock Theatre

Diploma in Accounting and Finance, MSc Accounting and Finance, and MSc Accounting, Organsiations and Institutions
Tuesday 24 September 2019, 10.00-11.30 in the Peacock Theatre

MPhil/PhD in Accounting
Wednesday 25 September 2019, 14.00-15.00, TW1.G.01

General Course
Monday 23 September 2019, 15.30-17.00 in the Old Theatre

Welcome Week Timetable 2019

BSc Accounting and Finance Calendar of Events for First Few Weeks!

LSE Welcome Presentation – Accounting UG
Monday 23 September 2019
10:00-11:30 Peacock Theatre

LSE Welcome Presentation – General Course Students
Monday 23 September 2019
15:30-17:00 Old Building

Registration
Tuesday 24 September 2019
14:00-15:00 Hong Kong Theatre

Department Welcome Meeting
Wednesday 25 September 2019
10:00-12:30 Shaw library, 6th floor, Old Building

10:00-10:15   Brief welcome by Pik Liew – outline of presentation, reception and first Steps event
10:15-10:30   Welcome from the HOD, Wim Van der Stede   
10:30-10:45   Welcome from the Department Manager, Yvonne Guthrie
10:45-11:10   Main talk by Pik Liew
11:10-11:15   LSE Volunteer centre talk
11:15-11:20   LSE100 information
11:20-11:25   Student Wellbeing Service talk
11:25-11:30   Student Union talk – TBC

Academic Mentoring and House/Family Group Activities

Wednesday 25 September 2019
11:30-12:30 Shaw Library, 6th Floor, Old Building

Department Welcome Reception
Wednesday 25 September 2019
12:30-14:00 Shaw Library, 6th Floor, Old Building

Department Welcome Event (first steps)
Wednesday 25 September 2019
14:30-16:30, LSE LIFE (workspace 4), LBR, Library

UG Accounting Careers talk
Friday 27 September 2019
14:00-15:00, Peacock theatre

Diploma in Accounting and Finance Calendar of Events for First Few Weeks!

Department of Accounting - Drinks reception/quiz for early arrivals

Room: Shaw Library
Date: 18/09/2019
Time:16:00-18:00

School Welcome Presentation

Room: Hong Kong Theatre
Date:Tues, 24 Sept 19
Time: 10:00-11:30


School Registration

Room:Hong Kong Theatre
Date:Wed, 25 Sept 19
Time: 13:45-14:15

Diploma DEPT Welcome

Room: OLD 3.28
Date: Thu, 26 Sep 19
Time:10.00-12.00

Diploma Welcome Reception 

Room: OLD 3.26 
Date:Thu, 26 Sep 19 
Time: 12.00-13.00

Group Meeting with Pascal Frantz - EDHEC Students only 

Room: OLD 3.26
Date:Thu, 26 Sep 19 
Time: 14.15-15.45

Group Meeting with Pascal Frantz - All Students 

Room: OLD.3.07 
Date:Thu, 26 Sep 19 
Time: 16.00-17.30

Group Meeting with Pascal Frantz - All Students 

Room: OLD.3.07 
Date: Fri, 27 Sep 19 
Time: 10.30-12.00

Postgraduate Accounting DEPT Talk/Student Communications 

Room: Peacock 
Date:Fri, 27 Sep 19 
Time:12.00-13.00

Group Meeting with Pascal Frantz - UCSC Students only 

Room OLD 3.26 
Date: Fri, 27 Sep 19 
Time:14.00-15.00


PG Accounting Careers Information Session - planning a career strategy 

Room: Peacock 
Date:Fri, 27 Sep 19
Time:15.00-16.00

AC480 Quantitative Methods in Accounting and Finance (9-days)* 

Room:NAB.LG.08 Date:Sat, 28 Sep 19 

Careers Fair: Banking & Financial Services #1 

Room:LSE Life 
Date:Tue, 01 Oct 19 
Time: 17.30-21.00

Careers Fair: Banking & Financial Services #2 

LSE Life Thu, 03 Oct 19 17.30-21.00

Careers Fair: Volunteering Fair 

Room:LSE Life 
Date:Mon, 07 Oct 19 
Time: 17.30-20.00


Careers Fair: Consultancy #1 

Room:LSE Life 
Date: Tue, 08 Oct 19 
Time: 17.30-21.00

INSIGHTS 1 with Samual Simons 

Room: Reception Senior Common Room 
Date: Mon, 07 Oct 19 
Time: 18.00-19.00

INSIGHTS 1 with Samual Simons 

Room:Old Theatre 
Date: Mon, 07 Oct 19 
Time:19.00-20.00

Careers Fair: Consultancy #2 

Room:LSE Life 
Date: Thu, 10 Oct 19 
Time:17.30-21.00

Careers Fair: Internships 

Room:LSE Life 
Date: Tue, 15 Oct 19 
Time: 17.30-20.00

Careers Fair: Public Sector & Policy 

Room:LSE Life 
Date: Thu, 17 Oct 19 
Time:17.30-20.00

Graduate Weekend Trip (19-20 October)*  Location:Cambridge 
Date:Sat, 19 Oct 19
* note: Further information will be distributed at the Department Welcome Meetings.  

MSc Accounting, Organisations and Institutions Calendar of Events for First Few Weeks!

Department of Accounting - Drinks reception/quiz for early arrivals  Room: Shaw Library 
Date: Wed, 18 Sep 19 
Time: 16.00-18.00
AOI School Registration  Room: Hong Kong Theatre 
Date: Thu, 19 Sep 10 
Time: 14.00-15.00
School Welcome Presentation  Room: Hong Kong Theatre 
Date: Tues, 24 Sep 19 
Time: 10:00-11:30
MSc AOI Course Choice  Room: OLD 3.26 
Date: Wed, 25 Sep 19 

AOI Pre-sessional, DEPT welcome 
Room: Old.4.10 
Date: Thu, 26 Sep 19 
Time: 14.00-17.30
Postgraduate Accounting DEPT Talk/Student Communications  Room: Peacock 
Date: Fri, 27 Sep 19 
Time: 12.00-13.00

Postgraduate Accounting DEPT RECEPTION 
Room: Peacock 
Date: Fri, 27 Sep 19 
Time: 13.00-14.00

PG Accounting Careers Information Session - planning a career strategy 
Room: Peacock 
Date: Fri, 27 Sep 19 
Time: 15.00-16.00
AC480 Quantitative Methods in Accounting and Finance (9-days)*  Room: NAB.LG.08 
Date: Sat, 28 Sep 19 
Time: 10.00 start
Meet your Academic Mentor (all week - individual/Groups)  Room: Varied 
Date: Mon, 30 Sep 19 
Time: Varied
Careers Fair: Banking & Financial Services #1  Room:LSE Life 
Date: Tue, 01 Oct 19 
Time: 17.30-21.00 
Careers Fair: Banking & Financial Services #2  Room: LSE Life 
Date: Thu, 03 Oct 19 
Time: 17.30-21.00
Careers Fair: Volunteering Fair  Room: LSE Life 
Date: Mon, 07 Oct 19 
Time: 17.30-20.00
Meet the PG Programme Director - Ken Lee (all week - individual/Groups)* Room: OLD 3.26 
Date: Mon, 07 Oct 19 
Time: varied

Careers Fair: Consultancy #1 
Room: LSE Life 
Date: Tue, 08 Oct 19 
Time: 17.30-21.00
INSIGHTS 1 with Samual Simons - Reception  Room: Senior Common Room 
Date: Mon, 07 Oct 19 
Time: 18.00-19.00
INSIGHTS 1 with Samual Simons  Room: Old Theatre 
Date: Mon, 07 Oct 19 
Time: 19.00-20.00

Careers Fair: Consultancy #2 
Room: LSE Life 
Date: Thu, 10 Oct 19 
Time: 17.30-21.00
Careers Fair: Internships  Room: LSE Life 
Date: Tue, 15 Oct 19 
Time: 17.30-20.00

Careers Fair: Public Sector & Policy 
Room: LSE Life 
Date: Thu, 17 Oct 19 
Time: 17.30-20.00
Graduate Weekend Trip (19-20 October)*  Room: Cambridge 
Date: Sat, 19 Oct 19
* note: Further information will be distributed at the Department Welcome Meetings.  

MSc Accounting and Finance Calendar of Events for First Few Weeks!

Department of Accounting - Drinks reception/quiz for early arrivals  Room: Shaw Library
Date: Wed, 18 Sep 19
Time: 16.00-18.00
School Welcome Presentation  Room: Hong Kong Theatre
Date: Tues, 24 Sep 19
Time: 10:00-11:30

MSc Accounting and Finance - Course Choice Drop In Session 
Room: OLD 3.26
Date: Tue, 24 Sep 19
Time: 17.30-19.00
School Registration  Room: Hong Kong Theatre
Date: Wed, 25 Sept 19
Time: 12:15-13:00
MSc Accounting and Finance DEPT WELCOME MEETING - Ken Lee  Room: Peacock
Date: Fri, 27 Sep 19
Time: 10.30-12.00

Postgraduate Accounting DEPT Talk/Student Communications 
Room: Peacock
Date: Fri, 27 Sep 19
Time: 12.00-13.00
Postgraduate Accounting DEPT RECEPTION  Room: Peacock
Date: Fri, 27 Sep 19
Time: 13.00-14.00
PG Accounting Careers Information Session - planning a career strategy  Room: Peacock
Date: Fri, 27 Sep 19
Time: 15.00-16.00

AC480 Quantitative Methods in Accounting and Finance (9-days)* 
Room: NAB.LG.08
Date: Sat, 28 Sep 19
Time: 10.00 start
Meet your Academic Mentor (all week - individual/Groups) 

Room: Varied
Date: Mon, 30 Sep 19
Time: Varied

Careers Fair: Banking & Financial Services #1  Room:LSE Life 
Date: Tue, 01 Oct 19 
Time: 17.30-21.00 
Careers Fair: Banking & Financial Services #2  Room: LSE Life 
Date: Thu, 03 Oct 19 
Time: 17.30-21.00
Careers Fair: Volunteering Fair  Room: LSE Life 
Date: Mon, 07 Oct 19 
Time: 17.30-20.00
Meet the PG Programme Director - Ken Lee (all week - individual/Groups)* Room: OLD 3.26 
Date: Mon, 07 Oct 19 
Time: varied

Careers Fair: Consultancy #1 
Room: LSE Life 
Date: Tue, 08 Oct 19 
Time: 17.30-21.00
INSIGHTS 1 with Samual Simons - Reception  Room: Senior Common Room 
Date: Mon, 07 Oct 19 
Time: 18.00-19.00
INSIGHTS 1 with Samual Simons  Room: Old Theatre 
Date: Mon, 07 Oct 19 
Time: 19.00-20.00

Careers Fair: Consultancy #2 
Room: LSE Life 
Date: Thu, 10 Oct 19 
Time: 17.30-21.00
Careers Fair: Internships  Room: LSE Life 
Date: Tue, 15 Oct 19 
Time: 17.30-20.00

Careers Fair: Public Sector & Policy 
Room: LSE Life 
Date: Thu, 17 Oct 19 
Time: 17.30-20.00
Graduate Weekend Trip (19-20 October)*  Room: Cambridge 
Date: Sat, 19 Oct 19
* note: Further information will be distributed at the Department Welcome Meetings.