Our BSc Finance programme helps students develop strong quantitative skills and build an understanding of the key issues in finance, financial techniques and financial decision making. Analytical methods in finance and financial economics will be applied to a range of real-world problems. Students can study a range of finance subfields, including corporate finance, behavioural finance, risk management, asset management and derivative pricing.
Listen to our taster lecture for an insight into what it's like to study the discipline at LSE.
For detailed information regarding entry requirements, programme content, preliminary reading and accreditation please visit our BSc Finance programme page.
- Academic year 2021/22: September 2021 - June 2022
- Application deadline: 15 January 2021
- Duration: Three years full-time
- Applications/offers/intake 2019: 610/126/52
- Careers: Graduates from this programme will be well prepared for careers in investment banking, sales, trading and research, investment management, management consultancy, start-ups and other professional careers in the City, as well as further academic study.
Here we list our entry requirements in terms of A-levels and the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma. We also accept a wide range of other qualifications from the UK and from overseas, so if you are not studying these qualifications please follow the relevant link. For our GCSE requirements please see the BSc Finance programme page.
Please also note that LSE has subject preferences and some programmes may have specific requirements in terms of subjects you are required to take. Please see the programme page for this information.
UCAS code: N300
A-levels: A*AA, with an A* in Mathematics
IB Diploma: 38 points overall with 766 at higher level, including a 7 in Higher Level Mathematics