Choose from one of our innovative courses taught by LSE and UCT faculty

I loved my course because it was very engaging. We had great debates all the time and this gave students the platform to speak about their personal experiences and views and more importantly to learn from others.

Lebogang Mahlare, University of Cape Town, South Africa


The LSE-UCT Summer School is an exciting programme combining the strengths of LSE and the University of Cape Town in the social sciences. Each course is taught by a specialist in their field who holds a position at one of these world-class institutions.

The LSE-UCT Summer School offers courses from across the social sciences, all with reference and relevance to Africa today. 

Courses on offer for 2019

Development, Geography and International Relations


Entry requirements can be found on our how to apply page.