Natural Sciences

Designed to give students the flexibility to tailor their studies to their passions and aspirations, our Natural Sciences BSc/MSci course draws on the University’s expertise in bioscience, chemistry, geography, materials, mathematics and physics to deliver a broad-based combined honours degree consisting of pathways from a range of life and physical sciences, as well as opportunities for interdisciplinary study.

Why choose Natural Sciences at Loughborough?

Today Loughborough University is one of the UK’s leading centres of excellence for teaching and research in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) – with a proven track record in supplying industry with high-calibre, highly motivated graduates. The breadth of our expertise enables us to offer this exciting Natural Sciences programme with multiple pathways.

We're working to align our natural science courses with accreditation

We are involved in the development of the Natural Science Society and are aiming to align our courses with accreditation when that is possible.

We're highly rated across a range of disciplines

2nd in the UK for Materials (The Guardian 2019)
4th in the UK for Chemistry (The Guardian 2019)
7th in the UK for Mathematics (The Guardian 2019)
4th in the UK for Geography and Environmental Studies (The Guardian 2019)
Top 20 for Anatomy and Physiology (The Guardian 2019)

You'll have access to our outstanding facilities and learning resources

Including the University's £17million STEMLab boasting state-of-the-art facilities across engineering and the sciences, plus outstanding facilities for IT, CAD, materials selection and process simulation applications, a campus observatory, and the latest technology and lab facilities for geographical research.

Look inside STEMLab

Let one of our current students take you on a personal tour around our new £17m investment - STEMLab.