Colleen Liston completed a 12-month internship with Lendlease Construction Europe Limited, and was nominated for a Loughborough University award in recognition of her achievements.
Working with business
Collaborate with us
We place great importance on establishing and maintaining strong links with industry.
From cutting-edge research and development to expert advice, student placements to graduate recruitment, we have a range of both commercially and partially funded options to help businesses to innovate, expand or improve performance.
Work with our students and graduates
You can add fresh ideas, energy and skills to your organisation with a student placement or by recruiting our graduates.
We partner with a wide range of companies in the construction, civil engineering and transport sectors to deliver teaching and research programmes aligned to their technical and commercial needs. As a result, our graduates are well-qualified, experienced, and highly sought after.
Recent Graduate Recruiters’ surveys rate Loughborough as the best overall for Construction and Civil Engineering graduates.
We value your expertise. Please ask us about becoming a Guest Lecturer, to help future professionals learn from your experience. Our students enjoy hearing about current projects, and offers to visit project sites are also very welcome.
Work with our academics
Connecting with our specialist knowledge and first-class research facilities can help you to innovate, expand or improve performance. There are many ways for you to engage, and for some of these we are able to help access and leverage funding from other sources.
Get access to a variety of testing facilities, equipment and laboratories.
IP and commercialisation
Novel engineering technology and methods development and access to patent advice for co-created innovations.
Fully funded by organisation or via leveraged opportunities with Research Councils, EU. Input into the direction of projects and gain early access to results.
CPD and training opportunities
Bespoke skills development for you workforce delivered at your organisation, on campus or a venue of your choice.