George Hones, former Postgraduate Executive Officer from Loughborough Students' Union busts some of the common myths associated with postgraduate study including cost, employbility, accommodation and student experience.
It’s not too late to join our family
Postgraduate opportunities at Loughborough University
Become part of our vibrant postgraduate student community – experiencing our five star teaching, excellent facilities and legendary student life.
Accelerate your career prospects and enhance your employability
We offer a wide range of inspiring postgraduate programmes on our two campuses: Loughborough, located in the heart of the UK, and London, on the iconic Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
Many of our courses still have places available for 2017 entry. We advise that UK and EU students apply no later than 15th September to avoid disappointment.
We are ranked 6th in the UK (Guardian University Guide 2018) and recently received the highest rating of Gold in the new Teaching Excellence Framework 2017.
We are known for offering a life-changing student experience. Since the Times Education Student Experience survey began in 2006, we have enjoyed the best results in the country for student satisfaction.
Improve your career prospects
A postgraduate qualification gives you the opportunity to stand out from the crowd. You can continue training for your dream career – or start training for a completely new one.
You can afford it. Funding options are available
What’s more, if you’re an English or EU student living in England, you may be eligible to apply for a loan of up to £10,280 to support the cost of your studies. All postgraduate master’s degree qualifications are covered by the loan, and you can study either full- or part-time.
If you want become part of our family life outside of study and find a place to call home we have four halls of residence for postgraduate students. Our students feel a strong sense of community and we know how important it is for you to have your own space to study, rest and of course enjoy fully your time with us.
How to apply
The best way to apply for admission to a master's degree or other type of taught programme is online through our Application Portal.
Come and meet us
Our Coffee Morning on Saturday 23 September is a great way to explore the campus, discuss your accommodation options, meet current students and find out what gives Loughborough its award-winning student experience. You can book your place here for the Coffee Morning.
Can’t make it? Why not take a virtual tour.