London School of Economics and Political Science

London School of Economics and Political Science

London School of Economics and Political Science

Overview
Date Founded

1895

Headquarters

Houghton Street,London, Greater London WC2A 2AE

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Higher Education & Universities
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Company Description

LSE was founded in 1895 and has grown to become one of the foremost social science universities in the world, ranked alongside Harvard, UC Berkeley and Stanford. A specialist university with an international intake, LSE's reach extends from its central London campus to around the world. The School has a cosmopolitan student body, with around 9,500 full time students from 140 countries It has a staff of just over 3,000, with about 46 per cent drawn from countries outside the UK Over 100 languages are spoken on LSE's campus An influential network of over 160,000 LSE alumni spans the world, covering over 190 countries with more than 80 active alumni groups.

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Governor

Governor

Governor

Governor

Chairman-Court of Governors & Council

Deputy Director & Provost

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Board of Directors

Chairman-Court of Governors & Council at London School of Economics and Political Science

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Distinguished Alumni
Bradley A. Keywell is now Co-Founder at Groupon, Inc.
James Whitehurst is now President & Chief Executive Officer at Red Hat, Inc.
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