Loughborough University


  • Location: Town

About us

Here at Loughborough, our students are our top priority, and we are committed to providing an unparalleled learning experience for each and every student that walks through our campus gates.

We provide world-class facilities for every aspect of university life, from our award-winning four-storey library and STEMLab, to our unrivalled sports facilities which include an Olympic sized swimming pool and an elite athlete centre. We are continually investing in our state-of-the-art facilities in order to provide our students with the optimal environment to learn, grow and succeed.

We are passionate about what we do, which is why we are one of England's top research-led universities and have been awarded several prestigious awards to celebrate our hard work in both research and teaching. 

Study at a Top 10 UK University

Our students, Tom and Erin, share their experiences and favourite things about being part of the #LboroFamily

What makes us different

There are a number of reasons our students choose to come to Loughborough. From our award-winning student experience to our stunning 523 acre single-site campus, we have a wealth of opportunities and a huge amount to offer. We are renowned as a world leader in sport and, regardless of ability or experience, there is something to suit everyone, whether you are an elite athlete or just looking to join a club and make new friends.

Here are just a few more reasons we stand out from the crowd:

  • Top 10 in the Times Higher Education Table of Tables 2022
  • 7th in the Complete University Guide 2023
  • Top 10 in The Guardian University Guide 2023
  • 11th in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 
  • 2nd for Student Experience in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022

My experience at Loughborough was invaluable. There was a real sense of the sky being our limit, and my course encouraged us to explore the breadth of possibilities and nurture our individuality."

Eden Mullane
Eden graduated from Loughborough in 2019 with a degree in Textiles: Innovation and Design

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Course locations

Main Site

Ashby Road, Loughborough, LE11 3TU

Loughborough University

Epinal Way, Loughborough, LE11 3TU

Main Site

Loughborough, LE11 3TU

Loughborough University London

3 Lesney Avenue, The Broadcast Centre, Here East, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London, E15 2GZ


Loughborough University, Loughborough, LE11 3TU