Loughborough University is one of the UK's leading universities, with an international reputation for research that matters, excellence in teaching, strong links with industry, and unrivalled achievement in sport and its underpinning academic disciplines.
We have been awarded five stars in the independent QS Stars university rating scheme, named the top university in the country for our student experience in the 2016 Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey. Loughborough was ranked 6th in the Guardian University League Table 2018 and 10th in the Complete University Guide 2018. We have also been awarded a Gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017, which recognises institutions that deliver consistently outstanding teaching that is of the highest quality found in the UK.
Loughborough is consistently ranked in the top twenty of UK universities in the Times Higher Education’s ‘table of tables’ and is in the top 10 in England for research intensity. In recognition of our contribution to the sector, Loughborough has been awarded seven Queen's Anniversary Prizes.