Communication and Media

Communication and Media is an exciting subject that focuses on developing our understanding – both historical and contemporary – of developments across a number of key media sectors including the press, broadcasting, film, advertising and digital media.

Why choose Communication and Media at Loughborough University?

You will be taught be world-renowned experts in their field at an institution that is ranked Gold for its teaching quality (TEF 2017). Our international reputation precedes us, we are ranked:

Ranked top 50 in the World (QS World Rankings 2018)
Ranked 1st in the UK for Communication and Media Studies (Times 2019)
2nd in the UK for Research Intensity (REF 2014)
90% of our research was judged ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’ (REF 2014)

Our Communication and Media course has a great reputation

You'll have the option to go on a placement year or study exchange for a year

We encourage students to undertake study abroad or work placements in leading companies across the media industry or to participate in study exchanges at one of our European or international partner universities.

Our graduates boast a pretty impressive employment rate

An impressive 100% of our recent graduates were in employment and/or further study six months after graduating (DLHE 2017). Our degree course is very flexible in terms of the variety of optional subject modules. These open doors to a wide range of professions. As a result, students can adapt their degree to reflect their interests.

You can tailor the course to suit you

You'll have the option to tailor the course to suit your interests. This includes the option to learn a new language including French, German, Spanish and Mandarin Chinese, to suit all levels of ability.

This course allows you to be as personal and passionate as you can be, through allowing you to pick your own topics in modules, so you enjoy what you are researching.

Jenny Communication and Media Studies BSc

You'll have access to facilities across campus