Institution Type : University
Location : South East

Established in 1892, the University of Reading is a leader in British and international higher education, ranked in the top 200 universities in the world. Our degree programmes are designed to give you more choice in what and how you study. We offer more than 200 courses, in arts, humanities, business, social science and science across all levels of study. The modular structure of our programmes means you can specialise in the areas that interest you most, while still developing core subject knowledge.


We deliver a world-class student experience, research-led teaching and our graduate employability record is excellent. The university is committed to maintaining a supportive, challenging and high-quality experience for all students and to preserving the heritage of one of the most beautiful university campuses in the UK. Reading has a community atmosphere – the distinctive student experience and provision of close student support makes it a great place to study. We offer a wide range of facilities, including our SportsPark, Library, Student’s Union and over 5000 rooms in our Halls of Residence, all located on or close to our main Whiteknights campus. Set in 300 acres of award-winning landscaped parkland, we are 40 miles from London and 25 miles from Oxford and located in the heart of a thriving town community. If you are considering joining us at Reading as a student you can be sure of a very warm welcome.