Build your career
Your time at university will help you to form a strong foundation from which you can build an exciting career. With so many opportunities available at Loughborough University, you’ll never be short of ways to improve your employability. Find out more about the career opportunities available to you, with insights from our students, staff and alumni.
Learn more about our placement and careers opportunities
Our team of career experts support students across the University by providing information, advice, guidance, events and opportunities to help them to secure placements, work experience and graduate careers.
Get real hands-on experience
Every course at Loughborough University offers you the chance to take a placement year, to test-drive a career and thus stand out to employers. Students from the School of Design & Creative Arts have a broad range of skills, meaning the placements they undertake are wide and varied.
Travel the world
If you’re interested in travelling while you study, there are placement opportunities in other countries too, as well as options to spend 3-12 months studying at an overseas university.
Launch your business idea
At Loughborough, we provide students with plenty of opportunities to develop practical skills to develop their entrepreneurial talents. Loughborough Enterprise Network is here to support you at every stage of your journey, whether you have an enterprising idea, already have your own business or want to develop new skills.