The latest university guide and league table sees LSE rated as the fourth best university in the UK and second best in London.
The Complete University Guide sees LSE rising from fifth in its 2011 rankings to fourth for 2012.
The guide also rates LSE as the top university in the country to study law and social policy and in the top 10 in all of its disciplines. It was also rated as the third best university overall for research quality.
Professor Janet Hartley, pro-director for teaching and learning at LSE said:
“We are pleased that the LSE is so highlyrated. We pride ourselves on academic excellence and have invested significant resources to improve the student experience. As reflected in this table and elsewhere, our graduates have excellent job prospects and some of the highest average starting salaries compared to other UK universities."
The Complete University Guide 2012 league table is available to view here: www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk