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Geography Alumna supports MSc Urbanisation & Development students with Fieldwork Grant

Through a gift from MSc Urbanisation & Development Alumna, Jane Baker, funds are available to support research on themes related to refugees, asylum seekers and/or displaced persons as part of the dissertation in MSc Urbanisation and Development. The funded research can address any issue related to refugees, asylum seekers and/or displaced people in any part of the world from the perspective of the social sciences.

Commenting on the grant, Prof Gareth A. Jones said, "I would like to thank Jane for her generous gift and am delighted that these funds will support students in their research on such an important topic."

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#2 in the world for Geography

We're thrilled to retain our position as second in the world for Geography in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2021!

LSE as a whole has been ranked top in Europe — and second in the world — in social sciences and management subjects for the ninth consecutive year. Read more.


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