We recognise that philosophy still does not include as many perspectives as it should. We are committed to making our studies and research more inclusive and approachable to previously underrepresented groups.

The Ethics Cup

The ethics cup promotes interest in philosophy and discussion of important moral issues among secondary school students in the UK. There is a series of regional events, followed by a final in St Andrews: Click here for more information.

In 2023, faculty members were part of the jury. In 2024, the Ethics Cup will take place at LSE!

LSE Explore: Year 12

LSE Explore is a series of online academic taster events for Year 12 students which offer an insight into selected undergraduate degree subjects at LSE: Click here fore more information.

There will be a session with members of the faculty to explore studies in Philosophy. For more information, please check the schedule.

LSE Widening Participation

LSE’s pre-entry outreach programme provides free activities for students in London, helping them progress to higher education: Click here for more information


The Attaining Comprehensive Equality (ACE) in Postgraduate Research Initiative has been designed to improve the educational experiences and student outcomes of BAME candidates at PGR level: Click here for more information.

LSE Philosophy is taking part in this initiative.