Student Accommodation

  • The university has several postgraduate halls of residence either on or very close to the campus.
  • Students can cook for themselves, or try out one of the many venues on campus. The university's diners+ option offers pre-paid meal packages and flexible access to a variety of food outlets, providing both great value and healthy options.
  • The Student Accommodation Centre also advertises approved private accommodation on Studentpad.

Postgraduate Fees

The following are the typical annual course fees for postgraduate students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2017–2018):

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate
Classroom £7,250
Mixed -
Laboratory £9,000
Clinical -
Teaching takes place in a classroom or ordinary lecture theatre. Subjects with classroom teaching might include history, maths and philosophy.
Subjects taught in classrooms and laboratories, such as languages.
Much of the teaching may take place in a laboratory and includes biology, chemistry and physics.
Dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine are the clinical subjects.

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • There are a range of scholarships and bursaries available for postgraduate students at Loughborough University.
  • Please refer to the university website for details.


  • Most subject areas are available at postgraduate level.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

4,225 postgraduate students in 2015–16:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 64%
  • Part Time 36%


  • UK 47%
  • EU 8%
  • Other 45%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Engineering & technology 435 575 1010
Business & administrative studies 85 775 860
Biological sciences 135 220 355
Social studies 80 135 215
Subjects allied to medicine 0 150 150
Education 0 145 145
Architecture, building & planning 55 85 140
Creative arts & design 95 40 130
Physical sciences 80 50 130
Mass communications & documentation 25 85 110
Mathematical sciences 40 40 85
Computer science 50 35 85
Languages 20 15 35

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Courses

Type of Qualification:

Mode of study: