Netballer, Peace Proscovia defied all odds last year when she became the first Ugandan to play professional Netball in the UK.
Having graduated from Uganda Christian University with a good degree and Excellence in Sports, Loughborough University offered me a sports scholarship to study MSc Marketing. I am among the first students from Africa to play the England netball super league for the Loughborough Lightning squad.
Why did you choose Loughborough University?
Having the desire to study in one of the best universities in the United Kingdom with excellence in academics and sports, I found out that Loughborough University was the University for me to join.
Loughborough is one of the top fifteen universities in the United Kingdom with a very good reputation, and so many elite athletes have excelled in academics and sports from Loughborough University.
Its location away from the city also attracted me because that alone provides me with an ideal environment to study.
How would you best describe life at Loughborough to a prospective student?
Loughborough University is a peaceful and very friendly place to be in with very hospitable people who live as a family. Its location away from the city provides a peaceful environment for study free and secure for a student who wants to shine.
There are also various social events that take place in the university making you to socialize with various people and get to learn more. With these social events you never walk alone because you are always with people.
Loughborough University has highly developed facilities with experienced staff which makes you enjoy every second you spend in the university because you will be able to interact with them and learn a lot from them.
In addition to that Loughborough has fifty four active sports activities running throughout the year meaning that it’s a very lively place to be in.
Therefore, if you are looking for a university to excel then Loughborough University!