This year the MSc Urbanisation and Development programme introduced for the first time a field trip to London’s East End. On 7 June 2018, a group of students visited Stratford, home to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, to learn about the legacy of the 2012 Olympic games in the local area. This was organised by a group of students with the help of the programme director. A similar London field walk is going to take place in autumn for students starting the programme in the new academic year 2018/19, scheduled to take place in autumn.
On Thursday, 22 September, LSE Department of Geography and the Environment welcomed the new cohort of MSc students in Urbanisation and Development (UD) as part of the 2016-2017 academic year’s inductions. Photos below were taken […]
In November 2015, having won £75,000 from HEIF, the Director of Planning Studies, Dr Nancy Holman, launched LSE London’s new HEIF5 knowledge-exchange project: “Accelerating Housing Production in London“. The project gathers together a small group of experts […]
Four students from the MSc Urbanisation and Development programme Anders Magnusson, Daniela Schofield, Femke Gubbels and George Barnett have recently been selected for funding from the Royal Geographic Society with the Institute of British Geographers […]