About Loughborough University London
Loughborough University London is an inspiring postgraduate campus based at Here East, on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London. Established exclusively for postgraduate study, the campus combines influential thought leaders, pioneering researchers and intellectual innovators to drive forward creativity and deliver the highest quality of teaching in the business, technology, enterprise, media and design industries.
Loughborough University London continues to play an active role in the expansion of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park following the iconic London 2012 Olympic Games. East London maintains an established reputation as one of the most diverse and creative cultural communities in Europe.
Our campus features state-of-the-art facilities, including our new Enterprise Hub for budding student entrepreneurs. We provide a safe study environment with 24/7 security and ID card access to the campus.
Following the Olympics, the Park has quickly become a popular metropolitan destination, bursting with shops, eateries and public activity zones. Our inspiring campus is situated at Here East, a central hub for enterprise and collaborative partnerships. With exciting new business opportunities and a thriving culture for small start-up companies, Stratford is a truly unique location for postgraduate study.
Diverse postgraduate degree programme
All our contemporary degree programmes include enterprise-based learning and theory-rich lectures and seminars delivered by subject-expert academics, entrepreneurs and guest speakers from public, private and third sector organisations.
With the opportunity to advance and apply your knowledge in a specialised area, you will be challenged and engaged through our action-based collaborative project related to a particular organisational issue, offering you the opportunity to critically address real organisational challenges.
- Institute for Design Innovation
- Institute for Digital Technologies
- Institute for Diplomacy and International Governance
- Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
- Institute for International Management
- Institute for Media and Creative Industries
- Institute for Sport Business
Transform your career
Loughborough University London has been named the top university for employer-student connections in the UK QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2020. We pride ourselves on the opportunities for enhancing your career development.
We are committed to helping you achieve your potential through our innovative curriculum and extra-curricular workshops and events. Our activities are designed to give your CV a boost and enhance your change of successfully passing recruitment and selection exercises used by high profile employers.
An award-winning student experience
We are proud of our achievements. These include:
- Ranked fourth in the UK in The Guardian University Guide 2020
- The best university in the world for sports-related subjects in 2019 (QS World University Rankings)
- Ranked fifth in the Times Higher Education ‘Table of Tables’ 2020
- Ranked eighth in the Complete University Guide 2020
- One of six UK universities to receive the gold award in the national Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)
Loughborough University London continues Loughborough's success as one of the country's top research-led universities; bringing benefit to local and international communities through applied research and sociocultural, interdisciplinary thinking.
Almost 66% of our research is considered 'world-leading' or 'internationally excellent' according to the latest Research Excellence Framework (2014). Innovative teaching and experiential learning are at the core of our curriculum.
The Institute for Design Innovation sees design research as an integral part of creating new products and systems. Design research at Loughborough University London is dedicated to ensuring new and existing products are of the highest benefit to their end user.
Everything we do as humans in the 21st Century, from relaxing to socialising and from working to travelling, requires a relationship with digital technology. The Institute for Digital Technologies offers excellence in research and postgraduate teaching across all major areas of digital technologies, including interactive 3D media, advanced 5G systems, big multi-media data, smart living and cyber security.
The Institute for Diplomacy and International Governance will provide you with the opportunity to gain the skills required to address complex issues involving modern diplomacy, international security, international business and trade, global communication, and information management.
Research plays a key role in understanding business success, by providing individuals and teams with critical insights into how to launch a business, or make a new or existing enterprise more successful. The Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship’s research focuses on harnessing the innovative strategy of enterprises, in order to produce successful entrepreneurial behaviour.
The Institute for International Management is actively engaged in international research projects concerning the globalization of economic activity and the implications for patterns of work and governance. It will focus on developing expertise in a range of emerging market economies over the next few years.
The Institute for Media and Creative Industries is committed to discovering, interpreting and critically assessing the inner workings and infrastructures of the media and the creative industries, whilst developing a deeper understanding of the composition and conduct of an audience, particularly in the wake of cultural composition.
The Institute for Sport Business has a research focus on the rapid growth of the sport industry, in an age of significant social, economic and technological change. To address this focus, the Institute is currently conducting research surrounding sport integrity and governance, sport media and digital technology, as well as sport communities.
How to apply
Applications for taught or research programmes are made using our online application portal, and are welcomed all year round. Your application must be supported by documentary evidence of entry qualifications, including English language, academic transcripts and references, which can all be submitted online.
Fees and funding
Studying for a postgraduate programme at Loughborough University London is a significant but incredibly rewarding investment in your career and your future. Tuition fees cover the cost of your teaching, assessment and operating University facilities such as the library, IT equipment and other support services, and vary between courses. We have a range of scholarships and bursaries on offer; these are worth up to 100% towards fees.
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- 3 Lesney Avenue
- The Broadcast Centre
- Here East Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
- E20 3BS
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