We are a top five university
4th in the Guardian university league table and 5th in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide. Thank you to our colleagues, students and friends for their outstanding contribution to our success.
Undergraduate Open Days
Interested in finding out more about Loughborough University? We'll be holding four virtual open days in June, so you'll be able see for yourself what makes Loughborough such a special place to be.
Why study here?
We believe we can help you to build the future you want. With our support and your determination, anything is possible.
Chair of Council
Sir Peter Bonfield, Chair of Council and Senior Pro-Chancellor at Loughborough University to be succeeded by Christine Hodgson CBE.
Harnessing The Sun
For the first time ever, from July to September this year, renewable energy sources provided more electricity to UK homes and businesses than fossil fuels.
‘He just pulled my hand in to his lap’
What it’s really like to be assaulted on the London Underground
Real Life Iron Man
World’s fastest jet-powered suit demonstration at Loughborough University Design Show.
Revolutionising how emergency services tackle life threatening incidents
Research led by Loughborough University seeks to tackle how emergency services should tackle nuclear incidents.
News and events
News and resources for journalists, including our list of media friendly experts.
Key workers and vulnerable people struggled to buy basic goods when restrictions and panic buying hit supermarkets – new survey
22 May 2020
Being part of positive groups boosts resilience amongst RAF personnel, study finds
21 May 2020
Global warming now pushing heat into territory humans cannot tolerate
21 May 2020
Survey launched in a bid to understand how coronavirus restrictions affect osteoarthritis risk in over 60s
20 May 2020
Loughborough Works (online exhibition)
Getting your business online: An eight week online programme
24 Apr 2020 - 19 Jun 2020
Inspiring Minds Online: STEM taster event