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Research Methods, Data Science, and Mathematics, Short Course

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 21 days
    Duration

About

Courses are examined to LSE standards and can often be taken for credit towards degrees at other institutions. Summer School courses are drawn from across the university, and are divided into the following subject areas:

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 21 days
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to Calculus
  • Essential Statistics for Economics and Econometrics
  • Computational Methods in Financial Mathematics
  • Statistical Methods for Multivariate Data in Social Science Research 

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    107

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score (Grade B):

    193

    C1 Advanced is a Cambridge English Qualification. It reports on the Cambridge English Scale between 142 and 210. You will receive a separate score for each of the four skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking) and for Use of English. These five scores are averaged to give you an overall result for the exam. Universities and colleges may ask you to achieve a specific score, either overall or for a particular skill.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

Academic Requirements

In order to apply for the Summer School, you must provide the following:

  • 100 level courses:Proof of an offer of a place at university or a transcript showing you are currently attending/have previously attended university; or
  • 200 and 300 level courses:A university transcript showing you meet course specific prerequisites
  • You are also required to provide evidence of meeting our language requirements (if a non-native English speaker).

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    2300 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2300 GBP per module and a duration of 21 days.
  • National Applies to you

    2300 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2300 GBP per module and a duration of 21 days.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • One Session: £2,300 (student), £3,300 (standard)
  • Two Sessions: £3,990 (student), £5,800 (standard)
  • Three Sessions: £4,650 (student), £7,200 (standard)

Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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