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Multimedia Content: A-Level results day at Loughborough University

A-Level results day is a hectic date in the Loughborough University calendar and this year has been no different.

Over 7,000 calls were received before midday, with students confirming their place and others enquiring about attending Loughborough through clearing or adjustment (find out more here).

A range of content is available for use by journalists, including:

Loughborough University Call Centre inside access, featuring interviews with Vice-Chancellor Bob Allison and MP Nicky Morgan:

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Senior Lecturer in Sport and Performance Psychology Dr David Fletcher describes how students can overcome their disappointment with A-Level results by drawing inspiration from Olympic athletes, who have suffered disappointment in the past, such as Jessica Ennis-Hill:

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Loughborough is one of the country’s leading universities, with an international reputation for research that matters, excellence in teaching, strong links with industry, and unrivalled achievement in sport and its underpinning academic disciplines.

It has been awarded five stars in the independent QS Stars university rating scheme, putting it among the best universities in the world, and was named the best in the country for its student experience in the 2016 THE Student Experience Survey. Loughborough was ranked 4th in theGuardian University League Table 2017 and 7th in The UK Complete University Guide 2017 and was also named University of the Year in the In the What Uni Student Choice Awards 2015.

Loughborough is consistently ranked in the top twenty of UK universities in the Times Higher Education’s ‘table of tables’ and is in the top 10 in England for research intensity. In recognition of its contribution to the sector, Loughborough has been awarded seven Queen's Anniversary Prizes.

In September 2015 the University opened an additional academic campus in London’s new innovation quarter. Loughborough University London, based on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, offers postgraduate and executive-level education, as well as research and enterprise opportunities.

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