The staff are renowned internationally for the quality of their teaching and research, which has influenced policy and practice around the world. We are ranked 1st in the World for Sport-related Subjects (QS Subject Rankings 2017).
Knowledge gained from our research underpins the teaching and variety of learning experiences offered through the School’s comprehensive range of postgraduate taught and research degrees.
The staff expertise, combined with on-going investment in buildings, teaching facilities, laboratories and equipment, makes the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences a stimulating, multi-disciplinary environment in which to study.
The important, cutting edge research regularly sees the School making headlines and appearing on television and radio, such is Loughborough's prominence in the fields of health, sport, exercise and biomedical science.
The establishment of a pioneering sport and exercise medicine centre at Loughborough - one of three regional hubs that, together, form the country's first ever National Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine - further cements our reputation at the forefront of these fields.
They have extensive state-of-the-art facilities, which span a range of disciplines: physiology, nutrition and biochemistry; psychology; human biology; sports policy and management; physical activity and health; biomechanics; physical education.
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Minimum required score:
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Applicants are normally required to have at least a 2:1 degree at undergraduate level, or a master’s degree.
IELTS: overall 6.5 with minimum 6.0 in each component.
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A number of scholarships and bursaries are available (dependent on eligibility):
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