Loughborough remains in top ten of Complete University Guide

Loughborough University has been ranked 7th out of 130 UK universities, in the 2022 Complete University Guide, which was released today (8 June 2021).

It is the sixth consecutive year that Loughborough has gained a top ten position.

The top ten for 2022 is:

  1. Oxford
  2. Cambridge
  3. London School of Economics
  4. St Andrews
  5. Durham
  6. Imperial College London 
  7. Loughborough
  8. University College London
  9. Bath
  10. Warwick

The main league table is based on ten measures: Entry Standards; Student Satisfaction; Research Quality; Research Intensity; Graduate Prospects – outcomes; Graduate Prospects – on track (a new measure introduced this year, focused on whether recent graduates agree that their current activity fits with their future plans); Student-Staff Ratio; Spending on Academic Services; Spending on Student Facilities; and Completion.

The league tables can be found in full, along with the methodology and more information at thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk

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.