LSE Events Leaflet Ad Rates and Specifications

                                                                                                                                    If you are interested in advertising in the LSE events leaflet, you can find full details here.


                                                                                                                                    Alan Revel
                                                                                                                                    Head of Events LSE
                                                                                                                                    Houghton Street
                                                                                                                                    London, WC2A 2AE

                                                                                                                                    Tel: 020 7955 6446


                                                                                                                                    The LSE events leaflet is the public events listing for the London School of Economics and Political Science.

                                                                                                                                    A full colour, 40 page booklet, it is published three times a year (September, January and April) by the Communications Division. Around 38,000 copies of the booklet are produced each term, of which 7,500 are mailed direct to those people on our events programme mailing list. Another 14,000 are distributed all over the capital via London Calling to cultural venues, bars, cafes restaurants, libraries, higher education centres, think tanks, and city institutions, where they have a 94 per cent pick up rate. The remaining 16,500 are distributed on the LSE campus and read by LSE students and staff, as well as visitors to LSE. Those 7,500 on the events mailing list include LSE governors and honorary fellows, LSE alumni, staff from government departments, foreign embassies, non governmental organisations, and businesses as well as members of the general public. All of those on the mailing list have requested to receive the programme.

                                                                                                                                    LSE is the world's leading institution for the teaching and research of the social sciences. LSE has over 8,000 students from more than 150 different countries. LSE alumni and former staff include 16 Nobel Prize winners in Economics, Peace or Literature, around 28 past or present heads of state and 60 UK MPs or members of the House of Lords. It is also posted online as a pdf.

                                                                                                                                    Rates as of January 2017

                                                                                                                                    LSE academic units and administrative divisions get a 35% on the rates listed below.

                                                                                                                                    Ad Position



                                                                                                                                    Full Internal Page


                                                                                                                                    All full colour.

                                                                                                                                    Half Internal Page



                                                                                                                                    Inside Front Page



                                                                                                                                    Back Page



                                                                                                                                    Size and Specifications

                                                                                                                                    Trim (HxW)

                                                                                                                                    Text Area


                                                                                                                                    Full Page

                                                                                                                                    210 x 148mm

                                                                                                                                    202 x 140mm

                                                                                                                                    216 x 154mm

                                                                                                                                    Half page (horizontal)

                                                                                                                                    103.5 x 148mm

                                                                                                                                    95.5 x 140mm

                                                                                                                                    109.5 x 154mm

                                                                                                                                    Ads are required in electronic form in any of the following standard formats:
                                                                                                                                    Quark 7, IllustratorCS3, InDesignCS3, EPS, TIFF (300dpi at size used), Photoshop
                                                                                                                                    PSD (300dpi), or high resolution PDF. The files are to be supplied on a Mac
                                                                                                                                    readable disc (CD, DVD, etc) with all fonts and linked images included.
                                                                                                                                    If the fonts used are not Mac versions, please convert all text to outlines.

                                                                                                                                    Copy Deadlines


                                                                                                                                    Ad Confirmation and Copy Received

                                                                                                                                    Publication Date

                                                                                                                                    Michaelmas Term 2019

                                                                                                                                     24 July 2019

                                                                                                                                    4 September 2019

                                                                                                                                    Lent Term 2020

                                                                                                                                     24 October 2019

                                                                                                                                    5 December 2019

                                                                                                                                    Design Unit

                                                                                                                                    LSE's Design Unit can design adverts on behalf of outside organisations wishing to place adverts in the leaflet. For a competitive price, they will design your ad to fit into the style of the leaflet as a whole.

                                                                                                                                    For design rates please contact the Design Unit.

                                                                                                                                    To view the current leaflet please see the LSE Events Programme page.