Our courses

Why choose Loughborough?

Our excellent reputation

We are ranked 4th in the UK for Sociology (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide).

Student satisfaction

With 98% student satisfaction (NSS 2019), we are proud that our Sociology courses are ranked 1st in the UK for student satisfaction in Sociology (NSS 2019).


You'll have the opportunity to complete a year on professional placement after the second year of your Sociology degree, allowing you to gain valuable experience in the workplace. Our graduates are highly employable: 93% of our recent graduates find work or further study within 6 months (DLHE 2017).

Study what you love

Gain the skills during the course of your Sociology degree to follow your own interests in your final year dissertation and choose a subject that you are passionate about.

Inspiring academics

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