Transport

All of our courses are accredited and bring together outstanding facilities, superb teaching and excellent links with industry to make sure you are completely ready for your future career.

Why choose Transport at Loughborough?

The Loughborough Transport Studies Group has a strong international reputation and a history of teaching and research spanning 45+ years. We have seen many of our graduates progress to become senior leaders in industry.

Our courses are designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills that are required to work in the transport sector including airport management, airline operations, rail and logistics. There is a strong emphasis on both analytical skills and the development of transferable personal and professional skills.

To anybody considering this course – do it! The modules, the lifestyle, the staff, your peers and the environment will be just what you’ve longed for.

Elaina BSc Air Transport Management

We only have two, but we think our transport courses are brilliant

...and both of them are accredited

Both transport courses are externally accredited by The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport. The courses offer the foundation from which graduates can pursue professional recognition such as Chartered Member status. In addition, we are a partner education provider of Airports Council International Europe.

You'll have the opportunity to go on an industrial placement

Our courses offer the opportunity to undertake a paid year-long industrial placement. Because of our long-standing connection and collaboration with the transport industry our students are highly sought after for year-long work placements.

Students are offered a variety of opportunities both in the UK and internationally, from a broad cross-section of businesses including airports, airlines, freight and logistics companies, supply chain management, transport planning consultancies and government organisations.

Graduates from these courses are in high demand

Graduates from both transport courses are in high demand from employers in the UK and internationally. 100% of our 2016 graduates were in employment and/or further study six months after graduating with an average starting salary of £27,500.

You'll be taught by internationally recognised experts

Our taught courses are led by academics internationally recognised as experts in their field and enhanced by the contribution of leading transport practitioners. The core text that we use on our courses was edited by two transport academics at Loughborough.

You'll experience a rich learning environment

Due to the interdisciplinary nature of our transport courses you will experience a wide variety of teaching methods ranging from lecture-based classes, workshops and tutorials through to individual sessions with an academic supervisor.

You'll have access to facilities across campus