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About School of Business and Economics
Supercharge your career
At Loughborough, we are committed to developing well-rounded, highly sought-after business and economics graduates equipped to succeed in today’s global economy.
Whether you are considering MSc, MBA or PhD study, here are a few key reasons to consider developing your career potential with us:
- Top-10 UK business school: consistently ranked Top-10 in the UK’s national league tables – third for Business, 10th for Finance and Accounting, 10th for Economics, and first for Information Management (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide, 2020)
- Triple-accredited (AACSB, EQUIS, AMBA): We are proud to be a triple accredited UK business school . These internationally validate the quality of education offered, from teaching and research to student support and facilities.
- Scholarships available for the best candidates
- A leading research university: Rated 13th in the UK for ‘Research Power’ in Business and Management (Research Assessment Exercise, 2014)
- Joint 8th for Safety in the UK - THE World University Rankings, 2018
An outstanding postgraduate experience
Just 90mins from London and surrounded by beautiful English countryside, Loughborough University offers a unique campus experience, home to thousands of postgraduate students from around the world:
- University of the Year (WhatUni Student Choice Awards, 2020)
- Rated ‘Gold’ for Teaching Excellence (Teaching Excellence Framework 2017)
- Best Sporting University in the World (QS, 2020)
- QS 5-Stars Plus for Excellence (QS, 2020)
- First in UK for Student Experience (Times Higher Education, 2018)
- Lower living expenses than many UK cities
- Award-winning careers support
Taught Masters Programmes
Starting September 2021
Starting in September each year, our highly popular one-year masters programmes are both academically challenging and career accelerating. Many are recognised or accredited by professional bodies; enhancing your employability further.
- MSc Management
- MSc International Business
- MSc International Management (London campus)
- MSc Finance and Management – CIMA accredited
- MSc Marketing – carries CIM exemptions
Finance and Economics
- MSc Finance – CIMA accredited, CFA-affiliated
- MSc Finance and Investment – CIMA accredited, CFA-affiliated
- MSc Corporate Finance – CIMA accredited
- MSc Economics and Finance
Business Analytics and Information Management
- MSc Information Management and Business Technology
- MSc Business Analytics
Logistics and Supply Chain Management
- MSc Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Human Resource Management and Work Psychology
- MSc Human Resource Management – CIPD approved
- MSc Work Psychology – BPS accredited
- MSc Business Psychology – ABP accredited
Scholarships worth up to 20% of fees are available to attract the highest calibre of candidates.
The Loughborough MBA (accredited by AMBA)
The Loughborough MBA is designed to equip you with the skills to become an elite performer in business, accelerate your career, and give you the knowledge to know how to maximise business performance in a global environment.
As an AMBA-accredited MBA, we offer a transformational experience open to those with a minimum of three year’s managerial/professional experience:
- Full-Time MBA over one year: for maximum career-acceleration
- Full-Time MBA over two years with 45-52 week Internship: maximise your practical exposure with employers and build your UK job prospects
- Executive MBA: for working professionals, typically based in the UK (part-time typically three years)
Scholarships worth up to 40% of fees are available to attract the highest calibre of candidates.
Postgraduate Research Degrees
As a doctoral researcher you will be welcomed into our dynamic research community, made up of internationally renowned staff and talented research students. You will benefit from the expertise of our distinguished academics, all of whom are not only highly regarded within their respective fields, but also active in research, publishing and professional organisations.
We offer the following research pathways to enable you to explore the latest challenges confronting businesses and governments today:
- PhD or MPhil Business and Management
- PhD or MPhil in Economics
- PhD or MPhil in Information Science
Don't miss our limited number of PhD studentships available from January 2021 in one of our seven academic groups. Deadlines apply. Check our latest studentships.
Taught Masters Programmes
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- School of Business and Economics
- Loughborough University
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