London students and staff awarded for their contributions to Loughborough's postgraduate experience

Last week, Loughborough’s Student's Union hosted the first Postgraduate Awards evening at the Loughborough campus where London representatives received three awards.

The event was organised and hosted by the Loughborough Student’s Union's Postgraduate Executive Officer, George Hones.

London students and staff were awarded three awards recognising their contributions to Loughborough’s postgraduate experience:

  1. The LSU London representative team won Postgraduate Event of the Year award for their ‘Think and Drink’ event.
  2. Student Sumai Bertrand was awarded the Immediate Impact award for her work as Vice Chair of the LSU London committee.
  3. The LSU Manager, Ellie Read, received The Bryn Pike award for her exceptional contribution to the postgraduate experience

The LSU London representatives also received a high commendation for the Postgraduate Team of the Year award.

Loughborough is one of the country’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.

It has been awarded five stars in the independent QS Stars university rating scheme, named the best university in the world for sports-related subjects in the 2020 QS World University Rankings and top in the country for its student experience in the 2018 THE Student Experience Survey.

Loughborough is in the top 10 of every national league table, being ranked 4th in the Guardian University League Table 2020, 5th in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020 and 8th in The UK Complete University Guide 2020.

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 its contribution to the sector, Loughborough has been awarded seven Queen's Anniversary Prizes.

Specialising exclusively in postgraduate-level study, Loughborough University London is based on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park and offers cutting-edge master’s and PhD degrees, as well as business collaboration, research and enterprise opportunities.

The seven specialist institutes at Loughborough University London include: Design Innovation, Digital Technologies, Diplomacy and International Governance, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, International Management, Media and Creative Industries, and Sport Business. Close industry partnerships with a wealth of leading businesses and creative organisations means teaching and learning is informed by real-life challenges and driven by true industry pressures.