Communication and Media
The analysis of communication and media is essential for making sense of how power and influence work in today’s complex, turbulent world. We invite you to study in our world-leading community. Part of the School of Social Sciences and Humanities.
4th in the UK for Communication and Media Studies
Complete University Guide 2023
3rd in the UK for in Communication and Media Studies
Times/Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023
3rd in the UK for Communication & Media Studies
Guardian University Guide 2023
Top 100 in the World for Communication & Media Studies
QS World Subject Rankings 2022
Communication and Media is a classic social science subject with profound relevance for today’s societies. At Loughborough we have a long and distinguished track record of research excellence and impact on public knowledge and debate at the global level.
Our approach is wide-ranging, encompassing research expertise in culture, economy, and policy; interaction and discourse; media, memory and history; political communication; and nations and migration, among other topics. Our research ranks 5th in the world for its influence on global scholarly research (QS World Rankings, 2019).
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Hospice licenses training resources developed by Loughborough academics that teach healthcare workers how to engage people in end-of-life talk
Communication training resources that teach healthcare and social care practitioners how to engage people in end-of-life talk will help even more patients and their family members, thanks to a new licensing deal.
Our academic staff are highly engaged in the most significant global scholarly networks. Learn about their research and teaching specialisms.