Exchange: Loughborough University

Loughborough University is a public research university in the market town of Loughborough, Leicestershire, England. It is both nationally and internationally recognized for its excellence in this department. Notable sporting personalities that have passed through Loughborough include world-record-breaking athletes such as Sebastian Coe and Paula Radcliffe, as well as World Cup-winning England rugby coach Clive Woodward. The university has been the best university in the world for sports-related subjects for the sixth year running (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, and 2022). Click here for more information.

Credit Equivalency: 120 Loughborough credits = 5.0 UofT FCE

Available Courses: Click here.

Housing: On-campus housing is not guaranteed but assistance will be provided to incoming students. More information on housing can be found here.

Note: This destination is only open to Full Year or Winter exchange.  This destination’s term date does not align with U of T’s. If you have any questions, please email


Country(ies): UK (England)
City: Leicestershire
Institution: University


Accepting Applications: No
Timeline: Fall (Oct-Feb), Winter (Feb-Jun) and Year-Long (Oct-Jun)
Run By: CIE
For Credit: Yes

Deadlines: Full Year Deadline: January 17, 2024
Winter Deadline: April 3, 2024


Language of Study: English
Level of Study: Undergrad, Graduate
Subjects Available at Host: All, Kinesiology & Physical Education
Program Type: Study
Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT
Program Fees: No fee
Funding: IE Award


Schools/Faculties: Kinesiology and Physical Education
Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 2.25 (undergraduates) or B (Graduates).