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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.  You will be able to apply for the 2015-16 academic year when admissions open in October 2014 - for information on application procedure please 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|.

We are delighted to be introducing a new, interdisciplinary MSc programme in 2015: The MSc Inequalities and Social Science.  For more information see prospectus| (PDF).

Programme convenors

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 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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