"Loughborough University is proud of its long history as an institution of further and higher education. Thanks to the vision of its founding father, Dr Herbert Schofield, it has been able to grow and develop into one of the country’s top universities. Throughout its history Loughborough University has built upon its distinctive characteristics. Today it is one of the country’s leading universities, with a reputation for excellence in teaching and research, strong links with business and industry and unrivalled sporting achievement. Life at Loughborough has a strong community feel. It’s a factor we pride ourselves on and is all down to one key element... our people."
The agreement between Beijing Jiaotong University(BJTU) and Loughborough University(LU) was signed in 2017. It was specifically reached for the collaborative education program undertaken by School of Science, BJTU and the Department of Mathematical Sciences, LU.
The collaborative program is of 3+1+1 framework and the participants should be from the the math related majors at BJTU and will be enrolled in the MSc programe offered by the Department of Mathematical Sciences, LU. Notably, except for a 20% of tuition bursary, LU provides scholarships for the participants with an outstanding academic achievement every year. 3.5. Following successful completion of all the relevant assessment requirements by BJTU and LU, students will be awarded a BSc degree and Certificate of Graduation from BJTU and Master’s degree programme offered by LU.