School of Business and Economics

About us


Covering 437 attractively landscaped acres, Loughborough University provides a secure and pleasant base for your studies with first-class facilities. Its location in the northernmost part of the county of Leicestershire puts it at the heart of England, surrounded by beautiful English countryside.


Just 90 mins from London, Loughborough’s central UK location and superb transport links by road and rail also ensure nearby cities such as Leicester, Nottingham and Birmingham are all within easy reach. The campus is less than two miles from junction 23 of the M1 motorway, three miles from Loughborough train station, and is served by a regular bus services across campus, to Loughborough town centre, the railway station and nearby East Midlands Airport.

With regular scheduled flights from UK, European and international destinations to East Midlands Airport (only 7 miles away), and Birmingham and Luton airports also within commutable distance, Loughborough is easily accessible from a range of international locations.

Where is the School of Business and Economics?

The School of Business and Economics is located at the east side of the campus and is easily accessible from the main Epinal Way entrance.

For more detailed downloadable campus maps, information on accessibility, driving directions, and a list of every department, visit the interactive campus map.

Travelling to Loughborough

Travelling by car

Travelling by car

Loughborough's motorway link is the M1; the campus is just two miles from Junction 23. The University is clearly signed on all the other main approach roads to Loughborough.

Sat nav Postcode: LE11 3TT.

Important: If coming into Loughborough from the M1 motorway using any other postcode, please follow signposts to 'University' to ensure you are directed to the main entrance.

Car parking

Parking on campus is restricted. Visitors are asked to use the main entrance on Epinal Way. Security will advise you where to park and issue you with a temporary parking permit and an exit card for the barriers when you leave.

Disabled visitors are requested to telephone our Security office on the number below before visiting so that suitable parking can be arranged.

Security office: +44 (0)1509 222141.

Travelling by rail

Travelling by rail

Regular Intercity services operate between Loughborough and other main line towns - including to and from London St Pancras (90 minutes away).

Once at Loughborough's railway station you are just 10 minutes away from the campus. There is a regular bus service which operates every 10 minutes during term time, and taxis are available from the station.

Travelling by plane

Travelling by plane

East Midlands Airport is only 7 miles away and has both domestic and international flights.

For destinations and a full timetable contact the East Midlands Airport Information Desk (telephone +44 (0) 871 919 9000).