Why Choose an LSE Degree?

Aspiring social scientists, economists and legal minds, listen up! If you’re seeking a degree that will catapult you to the forefront of your chosen field, open doors to incredible opportunities, and equip you with the skills to make a real impact, then look no further than the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).

A Legacy of Academic Excellence

LSE isn’t just another university; it’s a global powerhouse of knowledge and innovation. Consistently ranking among the top universities in the world, LSE boasts an undeniable reputation for academic excellence. In the latest QS World University Rankings, it holds the prestigious position of #45 globally and #8 in the UK.

But the accolades don’t stop there. LSE truly shines in subject-specific rankings, a testament to the depth and expertise of its faculty. Just take a look at these impressive figures:

  • 1st for Social Policy & Administration


LSE QS ranking for Social Policy & Administration

  • 2nd for Economics & Econometrics


LSE QS ranking for Economics & Econometrics

  • 3rd for Political Science & International Relations


LSE QS ranking for Political Science & International Relations

  • 6th for Law


LSE QS ranking for Law

  • 10th for Accounting & Finance


LSE QS ranking for Accounting & Finance

These outstanding rankings speak volumes about the caliber of education you’ll receive at LSE. You’ll be immersed in a stimulating learning environment under the guidance of world-renowned academics who are shaping the future of their respective fields.

Diversity and Global Exposure

Forget monocultural classrooms – LSE is a vibrant melting pot of over 140 nationalities. This unparalleled diversity fosters a dynamic exchange of ideas and perspectives, preparing you for a increasingly interconnected and complex world.

Imagine the invaluable learning experience of rubbing shoulders with future leaders and changemakers from across the globe!

London Calling: Where City and Education Collide

LSE isn’t just about academics; it’s about embracing the dynamism of one of the world’s most exciting cities. Nestled in the heart of London, you’ll have access to world-class museums, theaters, and art galleries, alongside countless internship and networking opportunities. Imagine yourself interning at a prestigious financial institution or immersing yourself in the city’s thriving political scene. The possibilities are endless!


LSE campus in London

A Network that Opens Doors

The LSE alumni network is no ordinary club. It’s a powerhouse of over 150,000 successful individuals who are shaping the world in diverse fields. From Nobel laureates to CEOs, entrepreneurs, and policymakers, this network provides invaluable mentorship, career guidance, and access to exclusive opportunities.


LSE alumni network

Your LSE Journey Starts Here: Royal Institute of Colombo Makes it Possible

The good news for Sri Lankan students aspiring to join the LSE ranks is that you don’t have to travel halfway across the world to begin your journey. The prestigious Royal Institute of Colombo (RIC) offers LSE degrees right here in Sri Lanka.

RIC’s partnership with University of London lets you complete your undergraduate degree in Colombo, surrounded by a supportive community and top-notch faculty. This seamless transition eases you into the LSE academic environment and prepares you for success.

Whether you’re drawn to the intellectual rigor of economics, the complexities of international relations, or the intricacies of law, an LSE degree equips you with the knowledge, skills, and network to make a real difference in the world. So, take the leap, embrace the challenge, and join the ranks of future leaders at LSE. RIC is there to guide you every step of the way!

Remember, the world needs your unique perspective and talents. Choose LSE, choose RIC

Ready to take the next step? Visit the RIC website or reach out to their counselors for more information on LSE degree programs offered in Sri Lanka.

Don’t let this opportunity pass you by – your future success awaits!