At LSE, study abroad students join an international community and culturally diverse population of 11,000 students, around 70% of whom join from outside the UK from over 140 countries. LSE is a gateway to global citizenship. With a campus on the doorstep of the City of London, Westminster and Covent Garden, you'll have access to a social and academic scene like no other. London is both the campus and student’s social science laboratory. n exciting, vibrant and colorful city. It's also an academic city, with more than 400,000 university students. Whatever one’s interests or appetites are they will find something to suit their palate and pocketbook in this truly international capital.
About the University
London School of Economics
The London School of Economics (LSE) consistently nears the top of UK and global rankings. Since 1895, the LSE has pioneered social science research, challenged existing ways of thinking, and sought to understand the causes of things to transform them.
On a journey to global citizenship, you become part of an international community and culturally diverse population of 11,000 students, around 70% of whom join from outside the UK, representing over 140 countries. From the city-center campus, you discover London, one of the world’s most vibrant cities, and follow in the footsteps of the 18 Nobel Prize winners and many world leaders among LSE’s faculty and alumni.
Learn more at LSE's official website.
SAF's Student Promise
“I choose to study abroad because I want to experience different cultures and have some great memories. I feel safe and supported in London... I really like my house because it’s near Chase Park and many supermarkets. My studies in London have made me feel ready for the future!”Xiuhong Guo, Past SAF Student
Preparing For Life at LSE
If you live outside of the UK, you may need a visa to study at LSE.
Pearl from LSE gives her top tips to those who need to apply for a visa. Pearl's advice?
- Plan ahead
- Check your documents
- Check your passport
- Submit your application earlier than you think
Of course, SAF staff are experts in studying abroad, so speak with your Student Counselor for personalized advice.
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