Loughborough University

Loughborough | East Midlands

Sporty Varied union activities City Campus

Ucas code: L79

The Loughborough experience is an unrivalled mix of exciting campus life, sporting chances, diverse universal cultures, industrial links and world-class research. With two major cities nearby, a great uni / union relationship and the biggest higher education campus in Europe, you're in for some unforgettable times. Our 16,000 students enjoy more than 8,000 nights out at the union.
Source:Loughborough Students' Union

What students say about this university

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How students describe this university

We asked more than 12,500 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Creative

62%

MED

Diverse local nightlife

62%

MED

Varied union activities

86%

HIGH

Sporty

97%

HIGH

Political

43%

MED

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 96% HIGH
Average graduate salary £24k HIGH
Student score 83% HIGH

Overall student satisfaction

89%

of students are very or quite satisfied with this university

Number of students

15,460

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

74%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

13%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

37%

of students are female

Young / Mature

5%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

21%

of students here are from outside the UK

Student union satisfaction

90%

of students are very or quite satisfied with the student union

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League table rankings

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