Loughborough shortlisted for 10 Whatuni Student Choice Awards

Loughborough is nominated in 10 out of 13 categories in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards (WUSCA) 2020.

The annual event recognises institutions for excellence in a wide variety of academic and social areas and the main categories are voted for entirely by students.

Based on ratings given by students, Loughborough has been shortlisted for the following categories:

  • University of the Year
  • Accommodation
  • Societies and Sports
  • Course and Lecturers
  • International
  • Students’ Union
  • Uni Facilities
  • Postgraduate
  • Job Prospects
  • Student Support

To compile the shortlists Whatuni.com visited 150 universities to collect over 41,000 student reviews.

Last year Loughborough won the award for Accommodation and placed in the top three for six other categories.

This year’s winners will be revealed on 23 April at a ceremony in London.

View the press release on the Loughborough University website for further information and resources.

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.