Image of peace cranes

Study Women, Peace and Security

Teaching is a core element of the Centre's work. A mixed educational package includes the 12-month MSc in Women, Peace and Security, a postgraduate option course, and a developing programme of short courses for professionals.

LSE WPS personnel regularly deliver guest lectures to students on other courses and in other academic institutions.

Access to the Centre's teaching programmes is restricted to the students registered on the specific course. It is not possible for anyone other than students registered on the course to attend lectures or seminars. Visit the events pages for information about public events including guest lectures, panel discussions and film screenings, to which all are welcome. Podcasts of past events, blog posts and working papers are also freely available.


Postgraduate course on women, peace and security

LSE postgraduate students from multiple programmes may apply to take Women, Peace and Security as a part of their degree.

Full information: LSE calendar entry for Women, Peace and Security (GI425) Application is via the graduate course choice system on LSE For You. 

Professional Education 

Women, Peace and Security Intensive: 21 - 22 September 2017  

Professional participants are invited to register for this intensive two-day programme examining the law and practice of women, peace and security. This course is designed for mid-career professionals already working in a related field, in any sector. Registration opens on 5 June Read more.

MSc in Women, Peace and Security 

The MSc in Women, Peace and Security is a new multi-disciplinary programme concerned with the ways in which women and gender are understood in relation to, and affected by, regional, national and global peace and security processes in conflict and post-conflict settings. Read more


Subscribe to our mailing list

Subscribe to our mailing list

  • Sign up to the LSE Centre for Women, Peace and Security mailing list to get updates on all our activities - projects, educational programmes, events, research, job opportunities. We will not pass your details to anyone else or use your address for any other purpose.









RT @LSE_WPS: New podcast: Christine Chinkin, Mary Kaldor & Javier Solana launch 'International Law & New Wars' #LSENewWars…

4 hours ago

Reply Retweet Favorite


RT @LSEpublicevents: Join over 25k others & listen to last week's most popular LSE event #podcast on international law & war…

4 hours ago

Reply Retweet Favorite

Contact us


+44(0)20 3486 2959

Address View on Google maps

Centre for Women, Peace & Security, London School of Economics and Political Science, Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE

Follow us

FaceBook Twiiter