Loughborough University is one of the UK’s leading centres of excellence for teaching Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Our STEMLab has been created to provide state-of-the-art learning facilities for our students covering most of our Science and Engineering disciplines on campus.


STEMLab allows us to develop new courses to train future scientists and engineers in the disciplines of tomorrow.

Professor Rachel Thomson Pro Vice Chancellor for Teaching. Academic Lead for the STEMLab initiative

3,500 m² labs

STEMLab provides 3,500 m² of modern, energy efficient, co-located and shared science and engineering teaching laboratories, incorporating engineering design and workshop facilities for students

Enhanced teaching provision

STEMLab greatly enhances the teaching provision for Loughborough’s existing STEM students

New degree programmes

STEMLab enables the launch of new degree programmes which build on Loughborough’s distinctive research strengths

Employable STEM graduates

STEMLab continues to provide skilled, highly employable STEM graduates into the UK’s vital industries

Engage school-age students

STEMLab builds on our successful outreach work to engage school-age students in STEM subjects