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Graduate programmes

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 Professor Nigel Dodd, n.b.dodd@lse.ac.uk and the Doctoral Programme Director is Dr Carrie Friese, c.friese@lse.ac.uk.

Programme Convenors 2017-18

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

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 LSE 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.

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