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Loughborough University

Loughborough | East Midlands England

Sporty Varied union activities City Campus

Ucas code: L79

Loughborough University is based on a superb 440 acre single-site campus at the heart of the UK. Ranked within the top 10 of all national league tables, the University is winner of the THE Student Experience Survey 2018 and has been named University of the Year by The Times and Sunday Times University Guide 2019. Loughborough has secured its reputation as one of the country's leading universities. Alongside its excellent academic credentials, the University works closely with the on campus Students' Union in order to provide the best possible experience to all students, whether that is through sports, night life, or a huge variety of societies.
Source:Loughborough Students' Union

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Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
Average graduate salary £25k HIGH
% of graduates in work or further study 97% MED
Student satisfaction score 83% HIGH

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