MSc Health Policy, Planning & Financing (pre-course info)

General welcome

On behalf of both schools, a very warm welcome to the MSc Health Policy, Planning & Financing. We look forward to meeting you and hope you will find the programme stimulating and enjoyable.

If you have any concerns or questions between now and the start of the MSc, you can contact:

Tracey Chantler (LSHTM), Justin Parkhurst and Mylene Lagarde (LSE)
Programme Directors


At the start of the programme, you will need to enrol formally at both LSHTM and LSE to obtain access to all the resources of both schools.

LSHTM: please visit our enrolment page.
LSE: please visit the LSE Registration page.

Welcome Week

Welcome Week Timetable

LSE information and support


If you require any support from LSE during the Welcome Week or LSE enrolment period you can contact and the team will be able to advise you.

LSE Careers

The LSE Careers team are looking forward to supporting you in your career plans. They run a range of career events across the year which can help you with all aspects of career development as well as enable you to hear from employers and network with health policy alumni. Once you arrive, you’ll have access to Careerhub – an online platform where you can find all jobs, internships, events and opportunities to book individual appointments with career consultants.

Student Hub

All students are encouraged to download the Student Hub app, on which you can view your timetables, events and deadlines in one convenient place. You can also use this tool to book and manage meetings with your Academic Mentor, and receive notifications about timetable changes and department updates. Please visit the Student Hub information page for information on how to download the app.

Useful links

Programme handbook

MSc Health Policy, Planning & Financing Handbook 2021-22 (pdf)

Page last updated September 2021