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Graduate programmes

At graduate level, students can choose to study for a Master's (MSc) degree and MPhil/PhD - 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 information on application procedure see Graduate|.

The Director of Taught Postgraduate Studies is Professor Fran Tonkiss f.tonkiss@lse.ac.uk| and the Doctoral Programme Directors are Professor Charis Thompson and Professor Mike Savage, c.m.thompson@lse.ac.uk| and m.a.savage@lse.ac.uk|.

Programme convenors

For more information about our faculty please see our Who's who pages.

  • MSc Culture and Society: Dr Fabien Accominotti and Dr Sam Friedman
  • MSc Inequalities and Social Science (available 2015/16): Professor Mike Savage, m.a.savage@lse.ac.uk
  • MSc International Migration and Public Policy (joint with Department of Government): Dr Pat McGovern, p.mcgovern@lse.ac.uk

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|.

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.

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