At graduate level, students can choose to study for a Master's (MSc) degree or MPhil/PhD in the Department of Sociology - find out more about each course on offer by following the links from the contents panel. Applications are made centrally to LSE's Graduate Admissions Office. For full information on application procedure please see the Graduate Admissions webpages: Graduate.
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The Director of Taught Postgraduate Studies is Dr Robin Archer firstname.lastname@example.org and the Doctoral Programme Director is Professor Bridget Hutter email@example.com.
Programme Convenors 2016-17
For more information about our faculty please see our Who's who pages.
MSc Sociology and MSc Sociology (Research): Dr Leon Wansleben, firstname.lastname@example.org
MSc Sociology (Contemporary Social Thought): Dr Leon Wansleben, email@example.com
MSc City Design and Social Science: Dr Suzanne Hall, firstname.lastname@example.org
MSc Culture and Society: Dr Fabien Accominotti, email@example.com
MSc Economy, Risk and Society: Professor Bridget Hutter, firstname.lastname@example.org
MSc Human Rights: Professor Chetan Bhatt, email@example.com
MSc Inequalities and Social Science (administered by the International Inequalities Institute): Professor Mike Savage, firstname.lastname@example.org
MSc International Migration and Public Policy (with Department of Government): Dr Pat McGovern, email@example.com
MSc Political Sociology: Dr Robin Archer, firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note we are no longer offering the Diploma in Sociology.
If you are interested in the MSc City Design and Social Science or the MSc Human Rights, then do take a look at the websites of the Cities Programme and the Centre for the Study of Human Rights.
For the MSc Inequalities and Social Science, please see International Inequalities Institute.
A feature of the MPhil/PhD programme at LSE Sociology is the residential weekend held each year in late January at Cumberland Lodge, Windsor Great Park. There are sometimes places for MSc students too. See bottom of contents panel for more.