An attractive campus providing an environment that is stimulating and supportive, offering first-rate facilities for both students and staff. There is a real pride and esteem attached to Loughborough University that touches everyone associated with it.
LARGEST SINGLE SITE GREEN CAMPUS IN THE UK
Covering more than 438 acres in the heart of the country.
FIRST RATE FACILITIES FOR STUDENTS, STAFF AND VISITORS
Including world-class sporting amenities, internationally acclaimed research centres and state-of-the-art academic buildings.
THE UK’S PREMIER UNIVERSITY FOR SPORT AND ITS UNDERPINNING ACADEMIC DISCIPLINES
Named the Sports University of the Year in the Times/Sunday Times Good University Guide 2014.
STIMULATING ECONOMIC GROWTH
Generating £823 million expenditure and sustaining over 12,000 jobs.
LOUGHBOROUGH UNIVERSITY IN LONDON
Our academic campus at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London, offering a range of postgraduate courses, opens in 2015.
A TOP 15 UNIVERSITY
Loughborough is ranked in the top 15 in all three national university rankings and is the East Midlands’ top university.
Loughborough University is renowned in the United Kingdom for its sports provisions. Loughborough University is home to the world’s largest university based sports technology research group, which is part of the internationally acclaimed Sports Technology Institute. SportPark, based at the university provides a state-of-the-art home for national sporting bodies including Youth Sport Trust, British Swimming and several other national governing bodies. The Loughborough University campus is also home to the ECB England National National Cricket Centre, LTA Tennis Academy, British Athletics in addition to the National Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine recognised by the International Olympic Committee and many more.
Established in 1909, Loughborough College maintains a long standing reputation for providing excellent levels of high quality teaching and training for students from all across the world. Based in Leicestershire, providing a variety of courses in sport, Loughborough College is renowned around the country for Sport, Exercise & Fitness. With a highly successful team, Loughborough College aim to be the premier centre for sport in the United Kingdom providing world-leading educational opportunities.
To compliment their range of courses in sport Loughborough College shares facilities with Loughborough University providing access to an excellent range of sports facilities including our sports halls, fitness suites, rubber crumb football pitch with changing room facilities and a coaching observation facility in addition to indoor cycling and group exercise studios.
Linked with Loughborough University and established professionals, courses have been developed with an emphasis on employability and aim to provide students with the relevant academic and practical skills needed to succeed within the workplace. Many of our programmes are vocationally based and offer the opportunity to apply in class learning to job roles within the industry and subject of choice.
Teaching staff are sensitive to the needs of high level performers and, wherever possible, learning programmes are adapted to fit in with training and competition demands. The College offers progression routes from Level 1 up to Honours Degree level, specialist support for elite athletes, employer training and part time and flexible learning in the fields of Sport, Exercise and Fitness. All our courses have a significant vocational element and provide students with the vital skills to aid in future employment.
The College welcomes over 11,000 students a year, 1150 of which come to study sport; the institution is also one of the largest employers in Loughborough and encourages students to volunteer in the community, working with local schools, clubs and organisations.
A massive £15m has been invested into a brand new facility that provides the very latest in teaching and learning at Loughborough College. The Hub is a modern complex designed to give access to excellent dining facilities, an enlarged learning resources centre and a social space for study and support services to help students succeed. It is also home to a purpose built Visual and Performance Arts Centre which brings modern creative arts facilities and valuable learning resources together under one roof.