International applicants

Welcome to Loughborough University, this web page is designed to provide Saudi Arabian students with information on the University, including courses, entry requirements, living in Loughborough and, a designated contact for further enquiries.

Loughborough University has had the pleasure of attracting an increasing number of high-achieving students from Saudi Arabia, with 58 Saudis currently studying across undergraduate, postgraduate taught and research programmes.

Our Saudi students contribute to all schools at Loughborough University with the most popular courses being: 

For a full list of courses, you can search the Loughborough University website

The impact of Loughborough University webpage can be viewed on the Research webpage, alongside the PhD opportunities available.

The Saudi Arabian Cultural Bureau (SACB) approves the majority of Loughborough University courses, we work very closely with the SACB and many other sponsorship bodies to ensure students are best prepared for their careers after graduation.

We have over 100 clubs and societies for you to join in your spare time, including the Saudi Society and Loughborough Students Union Islamic Society. Whether you want to contribute to Loughborough University unrivalled sporting success or, try out a new sport, Loughborough sport would welcome your participation.

Loughborough University has on-campus prayer rooms; managed by the Loughborough Students Union Islamic Society. All catering facilities, including catered halls offer halal options.

Further information can be found on our Religion in Loughborough webpage.

Loughborough University has pre-sessional English programmes ranging from 30 – 6 week programmes, depending on your current level of English. More information can be found on these programmes on the English Language webpage

Accommodation at Loughborough is available for families however, this is limited. Our Accommodation and Student Support Centre can help you to find suitable accommodation for you and your family.

William Burns the International Officer for Saudi Arabia, usually travels to Saudi Arabia twice a year. Find out when we will next be in Saudi Arabia by clicking the links below or, email William if you have any questions about Loughborough University.