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LSE Economics Applicant Mentoring Programme (AMP)

Entering economics PhD program is a highly competitive and often enigmatic endeavor, with success relying on a mix of demanding expectations and luck. Navigating this path can be particularly challenging for individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds due to knowledge gaps in what makes for a strong PhD application.

To break these informational barriers, we, a group of LSE econ PhD students, now in partnership with graduate students from Cambridge, Oxford, UCL and Warwick, run the Economics Applicant Mentoring Programme (AMP) to offer personalized mentorship to aspiring PhD applicants worldwide.

Learn about the AMP and how to apply here: LSE Applicant Mentoring Programme (AMP).

If you are contemplating a PhD, or seeking advice on navigating the field, please feel free to reach out.

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