International applicants

Popular programmes for Chinese students at Loughborough

Loughborough offers a wide range of undergraduate degrees, postgraduate taught masters and PhD opportunities. Our most popular programmes with Chinese students tend to be our Masters courses in the following areas:

Business and Economics 

Loughborough is consistently ranked amongst the UK’s top-10 business schools and in the top1% of business schools in the world to hold AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA accreditation.  Subject areas include Finance and Investment, Corporate Finance, Management, Marketing, Human Resource Management, Business Analytics Consulting.   


Loughborough was ranked in the World Top 45 for Communication and Media Studies in the QS World Rankings 2015.  Subject areas include Global Media and Cultural Industries, Digital Media and Society, Media and Cultural Analysis, Conversation Analysis.

Engineering and Science 

Loughborough was originally established as a technical institute in 1909 before becoming the UK’s first technical university in 1966.  The University has a strong reputation for engineering and science teaching and research as well as working with industry partners.  We offer a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. 

Art and Design 

Loughborough was ranked in the World Top 40 for Art & Design in the QS World Rankings 2015.

Loughborough has a School of the Arts that offers courses relating to Textiles, 3D Design, Fine Art and Visual Communication.   Loughborough Design School offers a range of courses including Industrial Design, Interaction Design and Ergonomics.