Master's in Management students can apply to spend a term abroad in their second year of the LSE Master’s in Management at a specialist Master's or MBA programme with one of our leading partner business schools in the Americas or Europe : Students will join an MBA or MSc class at their chosen school, and take a choice of optional elective courses offered by the school.
The exchange term provides an opportunity for students to immerse themselves in an environment that differs from LSE both culturally, in terms of their chosen international location, and academically, by joining a programme that applies a more practice-based approach to learning. The exchange term provides a contrast to the more academically rigorous programme at LSE, and a wider breadth of international knowledge and experience.
During the exchange term students will join an MBA or MSc class at their chosen school, and take a choice of optional elective courses offered by the school.
Entry requirements and selection process
Students must submit an application to join the MiM Exchange in January of their first year in the LSE Master’s in Management programme.
In order to apply for the MiM Exchange, students must have a minimum of 12 months’ previous work experience. Students must also submit a letter of motivation describing their reasons for wanting to join the MiM Exchange.
Successful applicants will then be invited to a panel interview, to assess the following competencies and aptitudes:
Work experience (minimum of 12 months)
Ability to work effectively with other people
Ability to work with people from other cultures
Motivation to undertake the MiM Exchange
Exchange term format
Students can participate in the MiM Exchange in Michaelmas Term of their second year of their Master’s in Management programme at LSE, choosing a specialisation in international general management.
If students join the MiM Exchange Programme, the structure of their Master’s in Management programme will differ in year 2 as follows: