Masters study opportunities at Loughborough University

Masters and Taught Courses in East Midlands England


Loughborough University is in the top 10 of every UK league table, have topped the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2018 and have been named University of the Year by The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.

Our research has impact. We are a top 10 research-led universityLoughborough in England (REF 2014), have been rated 5* for research in the International QS Stars Scheme 2017 and we have been awarded seven prestigious Queen’s Anniversary Prizes in recognition of our world-class excellence in areas of service and benefit to the UK – only Oxford has more.

Located in the centre of the UK, our superb 440-acre, single-site Loughborough campus offers great features for every aspect of student life. With stunning gardens and open spaces, the most advanced sports facilities in the country and incredible opportunities to get involved in social activities, volunteering and the arts. We are also in an ideal location for travel – East Midlands Airport is only 20 minutes away, offering cheap, easy access to destinations across Europe and beyond.



Our facilities 

Our campus is the site of some incredible learning facilities. With purpose-built lecture theatres, state-of-the-art laboratories, a four-story library, an arts centre, theatres, dedicated 24/7 computer suites and many more additional teaching spaces, we can offer our students everything they need for a successful academic career.

Loughborough is also home to the country’s largest concentration of world-class facilities across a wide range of sports. We have been British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) champions for 38 years running and our hard-earned sporting reputation is something that we are incredibly proud of. Regardless of ability or experience, there are opportunities to suit everyone. Our sporting facilities include an indoor athletics centre, an outdoor stadium, multiple sports halls and all-weather pitches, a 50-metre swimming pool, indoor and outdoor tennis courts and two gyms.

Our master’s programmes

Our commitment to providing world-class teaching means our students can benefit from an unparalleled learning experience. Thanks to the quality of our teaching and incredible student experience, we are in the top 10 in every UK league table – something that we are incredibly proud of.  We offer a range of master’s degrees across arts, English and drama; business and economics; chemistry; communication and media; computer science; design; engineering; geography and environment; maths; teacher education; physics; politics and international studies; social and policy studies; and sport, exercise and health sciences. View our programmes.


Master’s funding Loughborough

There are a range of options for funding your master’s programme, from scholarships and bursaries to loans.

Loughborough University scholarships range from 10% to 100% towards the cost of tuition fees, with funding also available for talented arts students and athletes. Many trusts and charities also offer grants, awards and loans for postgraduates in a range of subjects. Find out more.

If you are a UK or EU student living in England, you may be eligible to apply for a loan of up to £10,609 to support the cost of your studies. Find out more.




How to apply

All master’s applications can be made via our website – our online prospectus will guide you through the process.

Get in touch

Postgraduate Taught Admissions: [email protected]

Tel: +44 (0)1509 222496

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