Loughborough University: School of Business and Economics


Loughborough University 
School of Business and Economics




Supercharge your career
At Loughborough, we are committed to developing well-rounded, highly sought-after business and economics graduates equipped to succeed in today’s global economy.

Whether you are considering MSc, MBA or PhD study, here are a few key reasons to consider developing your career potential with us:

  • Top10 UK business school: consistently ranked Top-10 in the UK's national league tables for 3rd for Business, 10th for Finance and Accounting, 10th for Economics, and 1st for Information Management (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide, 2020)
  • Triple-accredited (AACSB, EQUIS, AMBA): We are proud to be a triple accredited UK business school. These internationally validate the quality of education offered, from teaching and research to student support and facilities.
  • Scholarships available for the best candidates
  • A leading research university: Rated 13th in the UK for ‘Research Power’ in Business and Management (Research Assessment Exercise, 2014)
  • Joint 8th for Safety in the UK - THE World University Rankings, 2018

An outstanding postgraduate experience
Just 90mins from London and surrounded by beautiful English countryside, Loughborough University offers a unique campus experience, home to thousands of postgraduate students from around the world:

  • University of the Year (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019)
  • Rated ‘Gold’ for Teaching Excellence (Teaching Excellence Framework 2017)
  • Best Sporting University in the World (QS, 2017)
  • QS 5-Stars Plus for Excellence (QS, 2017)
  • 1st in UK for Student Experience (Times Higher, 2017-18)
  • Lower living expenses than many UK cities
  • Award-winning careers support

Taught Masters Programmes
Starting in September each year, our highly popular 1-year masters programmes are both academically challenging and career accelerating.

Our masters programmes offer the chance to transform your thinking and your career prospects. Many offer conversion opportunities and open up new career opportunities you may not have previously considered. We offer a wide range of MScs in the following areas:

  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Finance & Economics
  • Business Analytics & Information Management
  • Human Resource Management and Work Psychology
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management 

Many are recognised or accredited by professional bodies (ABP, BPS, CIM, CIMA, CIPD); enhancing your employability further.

Scholarships worth up to 20% of fees are available to attract the highest calibre of candidates.

The Loughborough MBA
Our AMBA-accredited Loughborough MBA is designed to equip you with the skills to become an elite performer in business, transform career, and give you the knowledge to know how to maximise business performance in a global environment.

Scholarships worth up to 40% of fees are available to attract the highest calibre of candidates.

Postgraduate Research Degrees
As a doctoral researcher you will be welcomed into our dynamic research community, made up of internationally renowned distinguished academics and talented research students.  We offer the following research pathways  to enable you to explore the latest challenges confronting businesses and governments today:

  • PhD of MPhil Business and Management
  • PhD or MPhil in Economics
  • PhD or MPhil in Information Science

PhD Studentships
We offer fully funded PhD studentships throughout the year, typically linked to a specific title and subject matter. Deadlines apply. Check our latest studentships >

Contact us
Taught Masters Programmes

Tel: +44 (0)1509 223621
Email: sbe.pgt@lboro.ac.uk 

MBA Programmes
Tel: +44 (0)1509 228842
Email: mymba@lboro.ac.uk

PhD/Mphil Programmes
Tel: +44 (0)1509 228276
Email: sbe.research@lboro.ac.uk








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