Arrival information for international master's students with a January 2021 programme start date
Programme start dates
Loughborough University is offering a January 2021 start date for a number of master's programmes in Loughborough and in London.
The formal start dates for all programmes with a January intake is outlined on the individual offer emails and are listed below. It is important to note that all programmes have the option of online (and / or in-person) tuition from the January start date BUT all students are expected to be available for in-person, on-campus teaching from 8th February 2021.
Note: MBA students are expected to be available for in-person, on-campus teaching from Thursday 28th January 2021.
Loughborough programmes with a January 2021 start
|Advanced Chemical Engineering||11 January 2021|
|Advanced Chemical Engineering with Information Technology & Management||11 January 2021|
|Advanced Manufacturing Engineering & Management (part-time only)||8 February 2021|
|Advanced Materials Science & Engineering||11 January 2021|
|Automotive Engineering||11 January 2021|
|Digital Media & Society||11 January 2021|
|Engineering Design (part-time only)||8 February 2021|
|Environmental Monitoring, Research & Management||11 January 2021|
|Global Media & Cultural Industries||11 January 2021|
|Information Management and Business Technology||18 January 2021|
|International Business||11 January 2021|
|International Financial & Political Relations||11 January 2021|
|Management||11 January 2021|
|Marketing||11 January 2021|
|MBA||28 January 2021|
|MBA with Internship||28 January 2021|
|Mechanical Engineering (part-time only)||8 February 2021|
|Media & Cultural Analysis||11 January 2021|
|Renewable Energy Systems Technology (distance learning)||8 February 2021|
|Social Media & Political Communication||11 January 2021|
|Strategic Communication||11 January 2021|
|Systems Engineering (degree apprenticeship route)||8 February 2021|
|Systems Engineering (part-time)||8 February 2021|
|Telecommunications Engineering||18 January 2021|
London programmes with a January 2021 start
|Design Innovation||18 January 2021|
|Digital Finance||18 January 2021|
|Digital Marketing||18 January 2021|
|Diplomacy & International Governance||18 January 2021|
|Diplomacy, Business & Trade||18 January 2021|
|Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management||18 January 2021|
|Entrepreneurship, Finance and Innovation||18 January 2021|
|Global Communication & Development||18 January 2021|
|Global Media & Cultural Industries||18 January 2021|
|International Management||18 January 2021|
|Managing Innovation in Creative Organisations||18 January 2021|
|Media & Creative Industries||18 January 2021|
|Security, Peace-building & Diplomacy||18 January 2021|
|Sport Marketing||18 January 2021|
Self-isolating students arrival date
All students are expected to be available for on-campus teaching by 8th February 2021. Therefore, 25th January 2021 is the latest date by which students who must self-isolate may arrive in the UK.
International students who need a Student Visa and have not already paid a deposit, must do so by 23 November in order to be issued with a Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS). More information may be found here.
Free coach pick up service for Loughborough campus-based students
Loughborough campus-based international students: a free coach pick up service is available to provide transport from Terminal 2, London Heathrow Airport, to the Loughborough campus for new international students joining the University in January. Full booking details may be found here.
Accommodation application process
Our Student Accommodation Service will support you in applying for accommodation at both our Loughborough and London campuses.