LSE Introduction

The London School of Economics (officially the London School of Economics and Political Science, often referred to as LSE or the LSE) is a public research university located in London, England, and a member institution of the federal University of London.

 

The LSE is a member of the Russell Group, Association of Commonwealth Universities, European University Association and is sometimes considered a part of the "Golden Triangle" of elite universities in England.

The LSE is one of the foremost social science universities in the world. LSE is a specialist university with an international intake and a global reach. Its research and teaching span the full breadth of the social sciences, from economics, politics and law to sociology, anthropology, accounting and finance. Founded in 1895 by Beatrice and Sidney Webb, the School has an outstanding reputation for academic excellence.

 

The LSE is the one of "G5 super elite universities", is acknowledged as one of the 5 best universities in the UK.

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CIBL Introduction

The Confucius Institute for Business London (CIBL) is a partnership between LSE, Tsinghua University and Hanban (Ministry of Education). It was launched in 2006 with five sponsoring companies: HSBC, BP, Deloitte, Swire and Standard Chartered.

The overseas office is located in the campus of London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) in the heart of London, and the teaching locations are distributed in the London area of HSBC, Bank of England, PWC, Ernst & Young, Dulwich College, Finchley Catholic High School, LSE campus, etc.

Who Is the Program For

The programme is designed for students who have the ambition and vision to be global leaders. The programme aims to create favorable conditions for international elites to become "world leaders" based on our integration platform of traditional and international business concepts. The programme is PBL (Project-Based Learning) with supervision.

Through the intensive online learning courses, students will actively cultivate intercultural business thinking skills such as cross-cultural management. Students will have the opportunity to learn professional knowledge with depth and breadth, both on theory and practice, and keep up with the economic situation. Various learning pedagogies are integrated, in form of lectures led by London political/economic experts and business elites, business visits and market research.

Course Details

Delivery: 

40 learning hours covering live lectures, tutorials, project work and self-study time. The entire programme will be delivered in English.


The Project:  

This hands-on project will be team-based learning with supervision. The final project will be presented in groups to a panel of experts on the last day of the programme.  This will be the culmination of your strategy, operations, finance and marketing training.


Trainers:       

London business executives and LSE staffs.


Programme Advantages

Students will:

  • Learn about effective business communication and intercultural communication.

  • Get an insight into business operation on an international platform.

  • Gain experience in participating in the evaluation of technology-based industrial planning.

  • Practice and improve their English proficiency in a business setting.

  • Develop valuable professional skills in team building, leadership, and presentation.

  • Work on a project with supervisors.

  • Have the 1 to 1 tutorial by London business executives and LSE staffs.


Students will receive:

Certificate

Students will receive a verified digital certificate on successful completion of the programme.

 

Transcript

Each student will also receive a transcript with score for the final project.


Entry Requirements

All students are expected to have a good command of English, and if it is not their first language, they will need to satisfy the equivalent requirement as follows:
• a minimum score of IELTS (Academic Test) 6.5 overall (with no less than 6.0 in any element) or equivalent
• TOEFL (iBT) 92 overall (minimum 20 in all elements)


The students who are not able to provide English language qualifications or the scores are below the requirement, will need to participate in an online interview.

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Hong Lu,LSE,Deputy Director of Confucius Institute for Business
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David Stringer-Lamar,Institute of Directors,Chairman of the Institute of Directors,
David Stringer-Lamar
Institute of Directors • Chairman of the Institute of Directors,
Former chairman of the Institute of Directors, City of London
the Managing Director of Fortis Consulting London
Oliver Shiell,Asiability Ltd.,Founder,Board Member of Asia Scotland Institute
Oliver Shiell
Asiability Ltd. • Founder,Board Member of Asia Scotland Institute
China Ambassador
The former Chief Representative of CKGSB Europe. (CKGSB is China's leading executive business school established by Li ka shing.)
Phoebe Haines,LSE,
Phoebe Haines
LSE
Graduate of the University of Cambridge, current student at Tsinghua University
Appears as a solo musician and keynote speaker worldwide,incl. China’s CCTV
Martin Barrow,Jardine Matheson Holdings Ltd.,The Company Director
Martin Barrow
Jardine Matheson Holdings Ltd. • The Company Director
Martin Gilbert Barrow, GBS, CBE (born 10 March 1944) was an appointed unofficial member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong (1988–95) and a Company Director of Jardine Matheson Limited.
Jonathan Geldart,Institute of Directors,Director General,Former Director of Grant Thornton
Jonathan Geldart
Institute of Directors • Director General,Former Director of Grant Thornton
Professional services sector of Grant Thornton, having previously sat on the company’s global board.
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Simon Haworth,Dynasty Biotechnology,Founder,VC fund with Chinese investors for investm
Simon Haworth
Dynasty Biotechnology • Founder,VC fund with Chinese investors for investm
Founder of 14 companies primarily in life sciences
Co-Founder of IPSO Ventures and BSG Team Ventures in the US and UK
Loris Lysiotis,LSE,Student Recruitment and Study Abroad Office
Loris Lysiotis
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Key Expertise in Student marketing and recruitment