Courses start at £2,300 for one session. See the full fees and payments details here.
Courses are examined to LSE standards and can often be taken for credit towards degrees at other institutions. Summer School courses are drawn from across the university, and are divided into the following subject areas:
Applications to the 2019 LSE Summer School have now closed. Applications to the 2020 LSE Summer School will open in November 2019.
Our 2020 programme is still being finalised, however you can view the 2019 courses and dates below:
Courses by subject
Business and Management
International Relations, Government, Psychology and Society
Research Methods, Data Science, and Mathematics
Courses by session
Session One (17 June – 5 July 2019)
Session Two (8 July – 26 July 2019)
Session Three (29 July – 16 August 2019)
100 level courses (e.g. AC101 , IR160 ) are equivalent to introductory level university courses. They have no specific prerequisites in their own subject but may require some mathematics or other related subjects.
200 level courses (e.g. IR201 , EC260 ) are equivalent to intermediate level university courses. They have prerequisites in the form of university level introductory courses in the same, or a closely related, subject.
300 level courses ( EC351 , FM360 ) are advanced and equivalent to either final year undergraduate or first year graduate courses. They have prerequisites of university level intermediate courses.
Please note that it is only possible to take a maximum of one course per session.