At Loughborough, we're passionate about developing well-rounded, highly employable graduates who are ready to make a difference. Consistently rated as one of the UK's Top-10 business schools, our internationally accredited and highly popular 1-year masters programmes will help you achieve your career ambitions.

With over 40 years' experience of delivering management education, Loughborough University School of Business and Economics is among a small group of business schools in the world to hold AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA accreditation and is consistently ranked as one of the Top-10 business schools in the UK by national league tables.

Commercially relevant and underpinned by the very latest research, we offer highly popular programmes in Finance and Economics, Management, Marketing, HRM, Work Psychology, Business Analytics and Information Management.

See which one could supercharge your career.

Programme Info

Type of Course:



  • Consistently rated a Top-10 UK business school in national league tables
  • The Times and Sunday Times University League 2018
  • 1st for Librarianship and Information Management
  • 5th for Finance and Accounting
  • 6th for Business Studies
  • 8th for Economics
  • Loughborough University, ranked 4th in the UK in the 2019 Guardian
  • University League Table.
  • 13th in UK for ‘Research Power’ in Business and Management, Research
  • Excellence Framework, 2014

Starting Dates:

  • September 2018/2019

Length of Course:

  • Full Time MSc: 12 months
  • Part Time MSc: 24-48 months

Application Deadlines
September each year for each September intake

Student Body

Number of nationalities: 26
Percentage of international students: 50%

  • Europe: 28%
  • North America: 0.5%
  • Central/South America: 0.5%
  • Middle East: 1%
  • Asia and Oceania: 65%
  • Africa: 5%

Admission rate: 16:1
Female students: 55%
Age range: 20-56
Average age: 24
Degree background:

Business - 57%;
Humanities - 19%; Economics - 9%;
Sciences -7.5%; Engineering - 6%;
Sports - 1.5%


GMAT (if required): n/a
IELTS: overall 6.5 with minimum 6.0 in each component.
Education: Specific prior study requirements exist for certain programmes, please see for full details. For international equivalents of prior study requirements, please see below

See our full list of International Qualification Equivalencies for all countries.


Application fee: n/a
Tuition fees (for September 2018 entry):

Tuition fees: UK/EU fees - £8,950- £13,400 ; 

International Fees - GBP £18,250- £21,900

Scholarships: FT Masters academic scholarships between 10% and 20%

Estimate for accommodation/living costs, insurance: Students will need a further £3,500 – £6,000 to cover expenses such as food, books, clothes, insurance, laundry, entertainment, travel within UK etc. Travel to and from home is not included. £6,000 should cover a postgraduate living in self-catered halls for 50 weeks in the year.

Additonal scholarships availabilities: . Some additional scholarships are available please see



Address: Postgraduate office, School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University, Loughborough, LE11 3TU, United Kingdom

Telephone: +44(0)1509 228278
Fax: n/a

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Masters ( MSc) admissions: Fiona Baddeley,
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