Loughborough University Fees 2017/18

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Loughborough University Fees 2017/18

Tuition fees are one of the main costs of studying at university. At Loughborough your tuition fees cover a variety costs including the teaching of lectures, tutorials and lab sessions, and access to study and personal support facilities. They also contribute to the running of a vibrant student community and providing the leading student experience in England.

Loughborough University will charge full-time new and continuing UK/EU students (including Isle of Man and the Channel Islands) tuition fees of £9,250 in 2017-18. This applies to all undergraduate programmes and the Foundation Studies course. The fee charged to those on their sandwich or placement year will be £1,800. You should prepare for inflationary increases in future years.

The annual fee is due at the start of each academic year of your studies but most students choose to take out a student loan to cover this cost and delay repayment until they have graduated and they are earning a salary.

2017/18 £9,250 (taken in 2019/20) 20% of the Full-Time Undergraduate Fee

Late Registration Fee

A late registration fee of £100 may be levied on:

  • New students who have not registered with the University by the end of the first week of their programme
  • Returning students who have not registered by the end of week one of Semester One
  • Students who have missed the published deadline for registering for reassessment

Late Module Registration Fee

A late module registration fee of £100 may be levied on students who wish to change their module registration more than two weeks after the start of the relevant semester.

Fees for undertaking Reassessment

If you do not pass a module at the first attempt, you have the right to be reassessed in each module on one occasional only. You may choose to be reassessed with or without attendance. If you decide to attend the module again, you will be asked to pay the full pro rata tuition fee for the number of credits you are undertaking. If you just take the assessment and do not attend classes again, you will be charged a reassessment fee of £50 per credit.

If as a result of mitigating circumstances, you are permitted to be reassessed as a first attempt, you may also choose to take the assessment again with or without attendance at the teaching for the module. In both these cases, you will not be charged a fee.

International Tuition Fees

The following tables outline the 2017/18 tuition fees for the majority of our programmes for non-EU international students in Pound Sterling (Great British Pounds or GBP). The displayed fees are for ONE academic year of study only; Undergraduate degree courses are usually taught over a minimum of 3 years, Postgraduate Taught Masters programmes are normally for one year in duration and for a PhD the minimum period is 3 years.

Loughborough Campus

Description Undergraduate
Band A (Formerly Classroom Based) £16,000
Band B (Laboratory Based) £19,900
Description Fee
Science & Engineering Foundation Programme £16,000
International Foundation Programme £16,000
Description Postgraduate Taught Masters
Band 1 (Formerly classroom based)

E.g. Mathematics, Arts, Work Psychology, IMBT, Business Psychology, English, Geography, IFPR, International Relations, Social Sciences, Sports Management, Sports Coaching, Sociology of Sport.

Band 2 (Mid-Range)

E.g. Economics & Finance, and HRM

Band 3 (formerly laboratory based) & Band 4

E.g. Most Business & Economics, Electrical & Electronic, Chemical, Aeronautical & Automotive, Computer Science, Chemistry, Physics, HRM, Water and Environment Mgt, Water & Waste Engineering, Design School, Materials, Mechanical & Manufacturing, most Sports Sciences.

MBA £25,000

London Campus

Description Postgraduate Taught Masters
Institute for Media and Creative Industries £17,000
Diplomacy Programmes £18,500
Institute of Design Innovation

Institute of Sport Business

Institute of Digital Technologies

Entrepreneurship related programmes

Glendonbrook Institute of Enterprise Development


Pre-sessional English

Course Cost per week 2017 Total Fee
Pre-Sessional Course A (30 weeks) £365 £10,950
Pre-Sessional Course B (20 weeks) £365 £7,300
Pre-Sessional Course C (10 weeks) £365 £3,650
Pre-Sessional Course D (5 weeks) £365 £1,825
Pre-Sessional Course E (2 weeks) £365 £730