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Funding and visas

There are a number of ways to fund your studies. These pages will give you links to the most appropriate and relevant resources.

Financial Support Office

Visit the LSE Financial Support Office pages for details of funding opportunities for undergraduate and postgraduate study - Information for prospective; Information for current students (LSE network ID required).

Lord Dahrendorf Scholarships

The Lord Dahrendorf Scholarships, generously supported by Deutsche Bank, offer an exciting opportunity of funding to students from emerging and developing countries to study one of the following Masters programmes in the Department of Finance at the London School of Economics and Political Science:

MSc in Finance and Economics
MSc in Finance (Full-time)
MSc in Finance and Private Equity
MSc in Risk & Finance

Visit the Lord Dahrendorf Scholarships page for full information.

LIFE Scholarships for Lebanese Students

LIFE, an organization channelling the influence of Lebanese Finance Executives worldwide, provides scholarships for Lebanese students (or of Lebanese descent) seeking to pursue their studies at top universities in the fields of finance/business. Applicants must demonstrate academic excellence (at or above 80th percentile) and have financial need. The LIFE scholarship covers up to $12,000.00USD per academic year and is renewable for the recipient's following year of study provided excellent academic standards are maintained. Once the scholarship is granted, LIFE intends to assign a mentor and a source of support and assistance. Application details can be found at:


Research Students

Visit the Funding Your PhD page for information on funding opportunities available to support your PhD studies.

Visa Information

Visit the LSE International Student Immigration Service (ISIS) pages for comprehensive advice on Visas and student immigration rules.