School of Business and Economics

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UK's Best Student Experience (THE, 2018)

We offer a life-changing student experience (1st in the Times Higher Education (THE) Student Experience Survey 2018), from research-led teaching to employability. Become part of it this September.

Over 1,300 international postgraduate students

We offer a diverse and welcoming student experience with more than 1,300 international postgraduates from over 130 countries around the world.

Free coach service from London Heathrow

We support our international students as much as possible with their move to Loughborough, including a free Heathrow Airport coach to bring you safely to our beautiful campus.

Supercharge your career with a Masters or MBA

Commercially relevant and underpinned by the very latest research, our highly popular one-year masters programmes and AMBA-accredited one-to-two year MBA programme will help you achieve your career ambitions.

Why Loughborough?

At Loughborough, we’re passionate about developing well-rounded, highly employable graduates who are ready to make a difference. 

  • Top-10 UK business school
  • We are proud to hold triple-accreditation (AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA)
  • Generous scholarships worth up to 20% of Masters' fees and 40% of MBA fees
  • Central UK location just 90 minutes from London

Our Masters Programmes

We offer career-accelerating programmes across a wide range of subject areas - Finance and Economics, Management, Marketing, HRM and Work Psychology, Information Management and Business Analytics.

Our AMBA-accredited MBA with Internship

The Loughborough MBA degree is designed to equip you with the skills to become an elite performer in business, accelerate your career, and give you the knowledge to know how to maximise business performance in a global environment.

As an AMBA-accredited MBA you will study as part of an international cohort of experienced managers and professionals, sharing different perspectives and ideas which help you develop.  

You have the opportunity to study full-time over 1 year, or over 2 years including a 45-52 week professional internship.

Scholarships worth up to 20-40% Fees

At Loughborough we offer a range of scholarships and bursaries to attract the very best applicants. 

MSc Scholarships

Automatically applied merit-based scholarships for full-time applicants:

  • 20% Fee Loughborough University Excellence Scholarship - for those with a first class degree or international equivalent
  • 10% Fee Loughborough University Scholarship - for those with a 2:1 degree or international equivalent

MBA Scholarships

Automatically applied merit-based scholarships for self-funding applicants:

  • 40% Fee Scholarship - for those with a 2:1 or above bachelor’s degree (or international equivalent) PLUS a minimum of 5 years’ managerial experience.
  • 25% Fee Scholarship - for those with a 2:1 or above bachelor’s degree (or international equivalent) PLUS a minimum of 3 years’ managerial experience.

There are also an extensive range of university-wide bursaries, scholarships and external loans available, many of which need to be applied for separately. In some instances availability may be limited and deadlines may apply.

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Tuition fees are listed at the bottom of each course page.

Funding for International students, including school-specific international scholarships and bursaries

Graduate Employability

Supercharge your career

Choosing to study postgraduate can significantly boost your career prospects.

Over 96% of our postgraduate students were in work and/or further study six months after graduating (DHLE 2016)

In addition, we are rated highly in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide, 2018 for graduate employability.

  • 2nd in UK for Graduate Prospects in Accounting and Finance
  • 2nd in UK for Graduate Prospects in Business studies
  • 4th in UK for Graduate Prospects in Economics

Outstanding Career Development Opportunities

Central UK Location

Our stunning campus is one of the largest in the UK. Surrounded by beautiful English countryside Loughborough a market town situated just 90mins from London, nearby to major cities such as Birmingham, Leicester, plus East-Midlands Airport.

Our campus

Lola's postgraduate study experience

Nigerian postgraduate Lola Bankole explains the benefits of her postgraduate degree programme and how she settled in on campus.

Abiodun's postgraduate study experience

Nigerian postgraduate Abiodun Oyewale on why he chose to study MSc Information Management and Business Technology at Loughborough.

Postgraduate study myths

George Hones, former Postgraduate Executive Officer from Loughborough Students' Union busts some of the common myths associated with postgraduate study including cost, employability, accommodation and student experience.