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The Department of Finance

On the BSc Finance, we have access to faculty who are second to none in terms of their reputation and academic prowess. The Department also values personal growth and offers one of a kind workshops, speaker events and challenges. On the programme, we’re a small group of 30 students: it feels like a family to me and our truly collaborative culture helps us all to make the most of our time at LSE.

Felix Nickolaus Oblin, BSc Finance

Welcome to the Department of Finance and congratulations on your offer to study with us. Here you can meet our students and staff virtually and find out more about the Department and your programme. Take your time to browse through the information and follow the links to our Department webpages to really get to know us.

We hope you can get a sense of what we as a department are all about, from the comfort of your home, and hope to have you join us in September.

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Watch this video for an introduction to studying finance at LSE

If you have any questions regarding your application then please contact the undergraduate admissions team.

Visit the Department webpages

Top three reasons why you should study finance at LSE

  1. BSc Finance will unlock the door for you to think from a wide variety of perspectives which you’ll learn from leading professionals in their respective fields.
  2. LSE Finance is home to some of the world’s leading and most approachable academics and practitioners in finance who are there to support your learning.
  3. Finance at LSE is a home away from home – we’re a diverse group of people who make up one tight-knit family.

You can read more about studying BSc Finance in the Department and about us on our department webpages.

Hear from our students

To find out more about what it is like to be a student in the Department take a look at our BSc Finance student profiles and find out more about the LSESU academic societies Impact Investments and Venture Capital Society.

Virtual Undergraduate Offer Holders' Day 2021

Watch the Department of Finance offer holders' session from our Virtual Undergraduate Offer Holders' Day in April 2021:

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Finance offer holders' session - Virtual Undergraduate Offer Holders' Day 2021

Listen to talks and taster sessions from previous events

Here you will find various talks which we have recorded at past events which you can listen to at your leisure:

Find out more details about your programme

Click on the programme you have received an offer for to remind yourself about the detail of the course you have applied for including information on careers, programme structure, course choices and teaching at LSE.

Our research and events

As a department we are always busy. Explore our research, the events and seminars we put on.

Explore our research

Take a look at our news and events

Stay in touch with us between now and September

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