Fifth in the UK
Loughborough University has maintained its top five ranking for a second successive year in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020 and remains the top university in the Midlands.
We are renowned for the relevance of our research. Our results help business and industry to compete more effectively, shape public policy and ultimately improve the quality of people’s lives.
‘He just pulled my hand in to his lap’
What it’s really like to be assaulted on the London Underground
When Lightning Strikes
All eyes are on cricket, the women's game is on the up, and Loughborough is playing its part.
How Women & the Moon Intertwine in Literature
Aphra Behn wrote a smash hit play about a man obsessed with the moon; Exactly 282 years later, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin actually made that dream a reality.
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.
Mount Everest Weather Stations
Loughborough University researcher joins team to install highest weather stations in the world on Mount Everest.
News and events
News and resources for journalists, including our list of media friendly experts.
Loughborough London academic to develop AI systems that can ‘think’ and respond to dynamic environments faster than any human being
12 November 2019
Rivers are changing all the time, and it affects their capacity to contain floods
12 November 2019
Annual scientific lecture to coincide with planting of Newton apple tree descendant
11 November 2019
HQ building for leading software company reaches major milestone at University Science and Enterprise Park
8 November 2019
Dr Václav Štětka: Mediating populism
Sir David Wallace Lecture 2019
Flix Cinema: Andhadhun
Ian Nesbitt: Care Notes
28 Oct 2019 - 15 Nov 2019