Political Sociology MSc
The London School of Economics and Political Science
Key Course Facts
The programme is designed to look beneath the day to day controversies of politics in order to explore the underlying forces that either promote or retard political and social change. It provides students with the analytical tools and the empirical knowledge to understand some of the fundamental forces that have shaped, and are shaping, the world in which we live. The programme combines a strong core curriculum with the flexibility to develop individual interests and gives students the opportunity to expand their knowledge of politics and society, and to build up special expertise in particular areas.
Entry Requirements / Admissions
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Minimum entry requirement: 2:1 degree in any discipline with considered interest in the area covered by the MSc
Tuition Fees Political Sociology MSc
|England UK||£15216||year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£15216||year 1|
Average student cost of living in London
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
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About The London School of Economics and Political Science
London School of Economics (LSE) is a Russell Group university, and is one of the member institutions of the University of London. Situated in the Westminster area of Central London, LSE is home to a diverse student body that comes from around the country and overseas to be a part of the experience.
Where is this programme taught
|Program||University||Student satisfaction||Unemployed||Dropout||Tuition (UK)||Tuition (International)||UCAS Tariff||City|
|International Relations/Sociology BA/BSc (Hons)||Oxford Brookes University||-||-||-||£1155||£1825||-||Oxford||On campus Part-time|
|Education Studies and Sociology BA (Hons)||Bishop Grosseteste University||78%||3%||15%||£9250||£12445||118||Lincoln||On campus Full-time|
|Social Policy and Sociology MA (Hons)||The University of Edinburgh||78%||0%||0%||£9250||£23100||178||Edinburgh||On campus Full-time|
|Criminology and Sociology BA (Hons)||University of Hull||70%||3%||15%||£9250||£14800||123||Hull||On campus Full-time|
|Dance/Sociology BA/BSc (Hons)||Canterbury Christ Church University||94%||2%||11%||£9250||£14500||105||Canterbury||On campus Full-time|
|Sociology/History MA (Hons)||University of Glasgow||87%||5%||0%||£27750||£70480||196||Glasgow||On campus Full-time|
|Sociology BSc (Hons)||Ulster University||71%||0%||10%||£9250||£15360||118||Coleraine||On campus Full-time|
|Criminology and Sociology with Professional Practice Year BSc (Hons)||University of Bedfordshire||100%||10%||18%||£9250||£13200||94||Luton||On campus Full-time|
|Criminology and Sociology with Foundation Year BA (Hons)||University of Derby||82%||0%||5%||£9250||£14045||73||Derby||On campus Full-time|
|Sociology BSc (Hons)||University of Roehampton||67%||5%||10%||£9250||£13145||89||Roehampton||On campus Full-time|