Our courses

Why choose Loughborough?

Our excellent reputation

We’re ranked 6th in the UK for Politics (Guardian University Guide 2020).

Our graduates are highly employable

Our graduates are highly employable: PPE is part of the Politics and International Relations Studies subject area, which sees 98% of its graduates in work or further study within 6 months (DLHE 2017). Loughborough was also ranked 1st in the UK for positive graduate destinations in Politics courses (DLHE 2016/2017).

Student satisfaction

With 98% student satisfaction (NSS 2019), we are proud that our Politics courses are ranked top 5 in the UK for overall satisfaction in Politics (NSS 2019).

Placement year

You'll have the opportunity to complete a year on professional placement after the second year of your PPE degree, allowing you to gain valuable experience in the workplace.

Inspiring academics

Our world renowned research at Loughborough feeds directly into our award winning teaching. You will be taught by inspiring Political scientists, Philosophers and Economics experts who are passionate about their areas of research and use their expertise to enrich their undergraduate teaching.