Ranked 1st in the world for sports-related subjects, our courses are internationally renowned for excellence in teaching and research. As a student on one of our sports-related courses you will benefit from access to state-of-the-art facilities and the world-renowned expertise of our teaching staff - plus all that our outstanding campus has to offer.

Why choose Loughborough?

No.1 in the world for sport

You will benefit from expertise which have seen the University ranked No.1 in the world for sports-related study in the QS World University Rankings by Subject for the last six years (2017-22). The QS ranking is based on the opinions of academics and employers, ensuring our graduates are among the most sought after across the sport sector.

A focus on employability

Our degrees are designed with your future career in mind. You will be taught by academic staff who are shaping the future of the sport sector through their world-leading research and have the opportunity to add practical experience to your CV by completing an optional placement year.

As a result of the teaching and opportunities available, Loughborough has been ranked No.1 in the UK for employer-student connections in the QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2022.

State-of-the-art facilities

The Loughborough University campus offers the largest concentration of world-class training facilities in the country, is home to national and regional centres for many sports, and runs the most comprehensive sports development programme in the UK.

Students within the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, have access to the very best facilities, including bespoke training and testing equipment, the latest physiological, molecular and environmental technologies, two climate chambers, and a range of dedicated laboratories. These facilities support students in developing the professional skills needed to successfully pursue a career in sport and exercise sector.