Welcome to the Department of Economics!

Welcome to the LSE Department of Economics! In August, we will update this page to include key information about your Welcome Week and events.

Please note, these events are for Department of Economics MSc students only.

  • MSc Economics
  • MSc Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
  • MSc Economics 2 Year (Post-sessional and Progressing Students)
  • MSc Economics 2 Year (First Year students/preliminary)

Key Dates: Registration


Registration Dates for MSc students in the LSE Department of Economics
 Date  Event

Mid to late July

MSc Economics programme (1 Year and 2nd Year Students of the Two Year Programme) and MSc Econometrics and Mathematical Economics programme students: Pre-arrival information will be sent to you in mid to late July via email. 

24 August

MSc Economics programme (1 Year) and MSc Econometrics and Mathematical Economics: On-campus enrolment

31 August

MSc Economics (1st year of the Two Year Programme): On-campus enrolment


MSc Economics (2 Year) programme: Online re-registration. Second year students only


MSc Economics (2 Year) programme: On-campus Enrolment

19 September

EC2A0 Examination for 1st year students of the MSc Economics Two Year Programme

19-20 September

EC400/EC451 Examinations

21-23 September

Welcome begins in the School from 21 September. This will include departmental activities. Details will be confirmed via email. 

Welcome Events

The detailed Welcome events schedule for the EC400/EC451 and September Welcome will be emailed to you in early August. Please note these events are for LSE Department of Economics MSc students only.

Course selection videos

Click here to see up-to-date course selection videos for 2022/23.

Join the Facebook group for 2022/23

Find us on Facebook:

Click here to request access to our LSE MSc Economics and EME 2022/23 Facebook group. This page is for accepted Department of Economics offer-holders only. You will be asked for confirm your student details before being admitted to the Facebook group.