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Key information

Qualification type

MPhil - Master of Philosophy

Subject areas

Design (Non-Industrial)

Course type


Course Summary

The Doctoral College at Loughborough provides an addition point of support for students, including a range of training programmes aimed specifically at PhD and MPhil students. We will provide you with everything you need to help ensure you have a great experience and are successful in your studies. You will have the opportunity to become part of an exciting community of students, academic staff and researchers. Most applicants do a PhD; however if you would rather do an MPhil, then we also offer these full-time or part-time. Our academic staffs are internationally renowned experts in their fields. You will be based within a specialist research group, and will have access to the world class facilities you need to complete your studies. The research groups provide an opportunity for students to share ideas with other students and staff working in similar areas, and obtain help and feedback as their projects progress. We also provide regular research seminars and training courses, opportunities to support undergraduate teaching, special tutor sessions in your first year, and student led initiatives to provide support throughout your studies. Recent graduate destinations include: Loughborough University, Lecturer; Deloitte, Experience Design Consultant; AMEC, Graduate Human Factors Consultant; Team Consulting Ltd, Human Factors Engineer.

Different course options

Full time | Loughborough University | 2 years | JAN-20

Study mode

Full time


2 years

Start date


Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to have a 2:1 honours degree or its equivalent in a relevant subject. A master's degree is usually preferred but is not essential.

University information

Loughborough University is in the top 10 of every UK league table, has an award-winning student experience and was voted University of the Year in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2018. Our research has impact. We are a top 10 research-led university in England (REF 2014) and we have been awarded seven prestigious Queen’s Anniversary Prizes in recognition of our world-class excellence in areas of service and benefit to the UK – only Oxford...more