Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper second class honours degree (2:1) or equivalent overseas qualification in a wide range of subjects.

Months of entry


Course content

Our Design Innovation MRes will enable you to build on your existing research interests and skills by having the option to focus on areas such as identity, culture and communication and design thinking.

Our multidisciplinary MRes programme will give you a fascinating introduction into the life of a postgraduate researcher. You will acquire in-depth training in the conduct and management of research, from its inception to its completion and dissemination. This will be a valuable opportunity for you to develop your independent research capacity.
Our students will critically analyse ethical aspects of academic research and gain advanced ability to deal with ethical problems and challenges. In turn, you will have an understanding of research processes, designs, practices and methodologies.

Information for international students

All applicants for admission to Loughborough University must have a qualification in English Language before they can be admitted to any course or programme, whether their first language is English or not. Further information is available on the Loughborough University website.

English Language requirements: IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in each subtest (Reading, Listening, Writing and Speaking) or equivalent.

Fees and funding

Please see our website for further information on fees and funding.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
48 months

Course contact details

+44 (0)20 3818 0777