What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
BBB or ABC from 3 A-Levels
Majority B grades, in conjunction with Advanced Highers at grades BB
BB, plus Highers majority A grades
BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma: DDM in a relevant subject
32 points minimum with 5 5 5 in HL subjects
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 240 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers60%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
The School of Civil and Building Engineering is 3rd in the UK for Transport courses in the Times Good University Guide 2016. The School has an outstanding record of student satisfaction and is currently ranked 2nd in the UK for its learning resources and the opportunities for personal development in the National Student Survey 2015. Our course equips you with a thorough and practical knowledge of the economic, social and technological aspects of the modes of transport. It covers the principles of managing the human and technical resources required in transport systems and the importance of transport in relation to the economy and society. During this course you can take the option of a paid industry placement. This is of considerable benefit if you have little or no previous practical experience in the transport industry. Youâ??ll gain an invaluable insight into the detailed workings of at least one major area of the industry and an additional qualification of a Diploma in Industrial Studies. This is an experience that will really help you stand out when applying for your first transport management job. Our course is multidisciplinary, embracing the fundamental principles and applications of planning, management, economics and technology, and is accredited by the Charted Institute of Logistics and Transport.
Year 1: Core modules: financial management in transport; economics; transport operations; quantitative methods; transport technology; transport systems; law of business and carriage; management uses of information; physical distribution management; French, German or fundamentals of marketing. Year 2: Core modules: management and human resources; transport planning; transport systems; transport technology; regional and urban planning; transport demand and human need; systems analysis; quantitative methods; economics of transport; supply chain management; French or German or transport and the environment. Year 3: Core modules: project; business administration; urban transport economics; transport assessment; transport models; logistics and distribution management; air transport; sea transport management; seaport operations; safe operation of ships; transport and environment; transport policy; regional and urban planning; rail transport operations; transport systems; transport services marketing.
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.
How you'll spend your time
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|Lectures / seminars||26%||24%||17%|
- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
|Year 1||Year 2||Year 3|
- Written exams
- Practical exams
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