In 2016 over 80 students, graduates and Loughborough-linked athletes travelled to Rio to participate in both the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Loughborough has extensive links with industry. Sandwich year-long placements are available on 100% of the degrees offered. Loughborough was named the UK's top university for employer-student connections in the QS Graduate Employability rankings for 2017.
Academic Ranking of World Universities (National) 2017 - #44 - 47
QS World University Rankings (National) 2018- #31
QS World University Rankings (World) 2018 - #234
Times Higher Education World University Rankings (National) 2018 - #46
Times Higher Education World University Rankings (World) 2018 - #301-350
The Guardian 2018 - #6
Teaching Excellence Framework - Gold