The London School of Economics and Political Science
The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) provides the academic direction for the undergraduate and graduate programmes taught at ISBF. ISBF is one of the select few institutes in the world which has been given the “Permission to Teach” status by the LSE. All courses offered at ISBF are designed by the LSE, and students are groomed to cultivate an exploratory and involved approach towards academics. ISBF students access study material and online resources designed by the educators at the LSE. Exam papers are set by the LSE faculty, examinations are conducted at the British Council Centre and transcripts are sent to the LSE for grading. The results are declared globally along with all other Affiliate Centres across the world. LSE is one of the 17 colleges under the University of London International Academy. LSE is ranked 1st in the UK and 2nd among global universities for Social Sciences (Economics) and Management by the QS World University Rankings, 2015. Founded in 1895, LSE is renowned for its academic excellence and outstanding contribution to the social sciences. Its teaching and research is recognised worldwide as a benchmark of quality. LSE alumni include 15 Nobel Prize winners and 34 past or present world leaders.