Loughborough University London

London, England, United Kingdom
Loughborough University London is an inspiring postgraduate campus located on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. In 2012, the Queen Elizabeth Park was the home of the celebrated London Olympic and Paralympic Games. Now it is the heart of one of the most exciting new developments in London. A rapidly developing innovation quarter that is driving growth in every region across the UK and beyond. Loughborough University London is part of an exciting cluster of innovators and creative makers, known collectively as Here Eastopens in a new window. Here East is bringing together an emerging breed of forward-thinkers and digital makers through education, business, technology and media. We work alongside our collaborators to drive forward creativity and entrepreneurship across London.

About

History

Loughborough University London was founded on Loughborough's award-winning reputation for research dynamism and creativity, as well as its enterprising outlook and unrivalled opportunities for students and alumni.

Loughborough University's history dates back to 1909 when the institute opened as a place to attend evening classes in technical subjects.

Education

All our contemporary degree programmes include enterprise-based learning and theory-rich lectures and seminars delivered by subject-expert academics, entrepreneurs and guest speakers from public, private and third sector organisations. With the opportunity to advance and apply your knowledge in a specialised area, to make that career change or promotion possible you will be challenged and engaged through an action-based project related to a particular organisational issue, offering you the opportunity to critically address real organisational challenges.

We deliver 25 Masters.

Research

Our research contributes at the very highest levels to new knowledge and understanding, helping business and industry to compete more effectively, shape public policy and, ultimately, help to improve the quality of people’s lives across the globe.

Career

Loughborough University's Careers Network is highly regarded by both employers and students. At Loughborough University London we provide:

  • Enterprise through the curriculum: employer talks, visits and skills sessions

  • Graduate recruitment fair: visit Loughborough's main campus to interact with thousands of employers

  • Direct your career: career consultant talks and presentations

  • Career consultancy: discuss your career plans, your CV and finding work

  • Access a range of information and resources to help discover your career options and achieve success when applying for jobs

Master's Programmes

Business & Management (12)
Arts, Design & Architecture (8)
Social Sciences (8)
Computer Science & IT (4)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (4)
Journalism & Media (3)
Engineering & Technology (1)

Services

Student services

  • Our dedicated Careers Online system enables you to access vacancy information and book onto the events and talks that are part of ‘Enterprise Through The Curriculum’ and ‘Direct Your Career’.
  • The career consultant at Loughborough University London delivers talks and presentations to help you to identify your career goals, learn how to develop your work experience, look for jobs, produce powerful written applications and tackle tricky interviews and assessments.

Housing services

The University has four recommended accommodation options. The UKVI now expects London-based students to have at least £1,265/month available to cover their living costs up to a minimum annual total of £11,385 to be verified at the time of your visa application.

Library services

Students can access the Library from 8:00am until 6:00pm, Monday to Thursday and from 8:00am until 5:00pm on Friday. Online resources are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

The Library subscribes to a wide range of electronic resources that can be accessed both on and off campus. These resources include e-books, e-journals and online databases.

ICT services

The campus operates a fantastic WiFi internet service, which is available to all students for free. Students can connect to the WiFi using their own IT equipment,including laptops, tablets and smart phones. Students may also connect to WiFi across the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park for free!

Medical services

As part of your induction you will be given the opportunity to register with a local general practitioner (GP). If you become ill while in London, you should contact the GP surgery for advice or an appointment.

Student Life

Campus life

  • Loughborough University London's postgraduate Open Evenings are open from 4pm - 7pm and give you the chance to meet representatives from your discipline and discover the range of taught and research opportunities available to you at Loughborough University and Loughborough University London.
At an Open Evening you can:
  • Discover postgraduate course options in London and in Loughborough
  • Discuss your interests with representatives from each school or institute
  • Get one-to-one advice about skills development, work experience, placements, internships and more
  • Learn more about the admissions process and financing your studies
  • All events will be held on the ground floor of the building, inside Here East on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

Student clubs

Loughborough Students’ Union (LSU) is an organisation that is run to ensure that you have the best experience possible whilst studying as a Loughborough University student. We put our students at the heart of everything we do, whether it’s giving you the time of your life meeting people on one of our socials, Action events or in a sports team, helping you to be more than your course by offering opportunities for you to develop extensive skills to help you enhance your future career, or being always on your side supporting you through representation and advice services, we want to help you make the most out of your time as a Loughborough student.

Accreditation

Loughborough University has been named England’s Best Student Experience for six consecutive years by Times Higher Education. Times Higher Education also named Loughborough University as University of the Year for Sport 2017 and has placed 6th in this year’s Times Higher Education ‘Table of Tables’. Loughborough University has been named the best sporting university in the world, according to the global QS higher education league table.

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

London, England, United Kingdom