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University of Reading

England, United Kingdom
  • 202 QS World University Rankings 2014
  • 214 THE World University Rankings 2014-2015
  • 194 THE World University Rankings 2013-2014
  • 213 QS World University Rankings 2013
  • 156 The Times And Sunday Times University League Tables: UK
  • 156 QS World University Rankings 2015
  • 164 THE World University Rankings 2015-2016
  • 188 QS World University Rankings 2018
Campus setting Urban
Living cost USD 1,550 per month
Student population Large (More than 10,000)
International students Contact the university / college
Institution type Public

About University of Reading

University of Reading grown into a leading force in British and international higher education. The university has several campuses in and around Reading. It is ranked in the top 1% of universities in the world. 

University of Reading has a long tradition of research, education and training. It offers traditional degrees and other vocational courses through four of its faculties: Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Science, Faculty of Life Sciences, Faculty of Science, and Henley Business School.

Campus information

Whiteknights Campus
The 321-acre main campus houses the University Library which is the home to nearly million books and periodicals. It has modern teaching and learning facilities, including a 24-hour IT resource. The sports facilities within the campus include a fully-equipped sports centre, courts, pitches, and playing fields. Student can choose to stay on campus, it provided catered and self-catered accommodation. There are three specialist museums in the campus: Cole Museum (zoology), Ure Museum (Greek archaeology), and Museum of English Rural Life (rural life).

London Road Campus
The campus houses extramural and distance learning activities, the Professional Management Programmes, and the Centre for Continuing Education. Some of the events such as graduation ceremony and performances are taken place in the Great Hall.

Greenlands Campus
It is the home to Henley Business School.

The centre of Reading is only within short walk or ride distance, the city is filled with lively mix of culture, shops, eating-places, and nightlife. Oxford, London and Heathrow are all within easy reach with the excellent transport links.


The University provides a wide range of comfortable and affordable accommodation choices, all of which is located either on the main Whiteknights campus or within easy walking distance. 


Courses available 10

Accounting & Finance 2 Agriculture Studies 1 Computer Science, IT 1 Engineering 2 English Language 1 Humanities & Social Sciences 2 Law 1


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