Loughborough University

City/Town: Loughborough

Region: Central England


Choosing Loughborough University offers a great opportunity to study at a top 10 UK university. Loughborough was founded in 1909 and became a University in 1966. It has a global reputation for academic excellence, strong links with business and industry and unrivalled sporting achievement.

The University’s 438 acre single-site green campus is the largest in the UK, and is home to 17,000 students from over 100 countries.  The campus is safe and the facilities are conveniently accessible by walking, cycling or via the University bus service. The University is located in the historic market town of Loughborough; it takes about 1 hour 15 minutes to get to London by train and just 45 minutes by road to Birmingham; Nottingham and Leicester are also close by.     

The Careers and Employability Centre at Loughborough offers specialist support to students to achieve their career goals. This includes holding the UK’s largest Graduate Recruitment and Placement Fairs each year which are attended by over 200 companies including global organisations such as Apple, Coca Cola, PwC, Deloitte, Goldman Sachs, GSK, BMW, IBM and Microsoft.  

Loughborough University offers numerous scholarships, departmental bursaries and research studentships across all levels of study. Typically these awards are merit based and subject to strong academic performance. We also offer scholarships based on sporting performance. The university welcomes scholars who have applied for or been awarded prestigious awards such as the Commonwealth and Chevening scholarships.

For further information please contact the International Office on international-office@lboro.ac.uk or by contacting +441509 222201.