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.
For more information about our faculty please see our Who's who pages.
MSc Sociology and MSc Sociology (Research): Dr Sam Friedman, firstname.lastname@example.org
MSc Sociology (Contemporary Social Thought): Professor Nigel Dodd, email@example.com
MSc City Design and Social Science: Professor Fran Tonkiss, firstname.lastname@example.org
MSc Culture and Society: Dr Fabien Accominotti, email@example.com
MSc Economy, Risk and Society: Professor Nigel Dodd, firstname.lastname@example.org and Professor Bridget Hutter, email@example.com.
MSc Human Rights: Professor Chetan Bhatt, firstname.lastname@example.org
MSc Inequalities and Social Science (administered by the International Inequalities Institute): Professor Mike Savage, email@example.com
MSc International Migration and Public Policy (with Department of Government): Dr Pat McGovern, firstname.lastname@example.org
MSc Political Sociology: Dr Robin Archer, email@example.com
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.