Ranking  225   30
Country United Kingdom
City Reading
Bachelor (foreigners)15,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)9,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)17,650 USD/year.
Master (citizens)28,240 USD/year.
Cost of living $716-1,323 USD/Month.
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General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1892
Teachers 1,195
Students 12,373
Foreigners 28%
Religion None
Academic calendar Other
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• Privy Council
Affiliations
• Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
• 1994 Group
• Universities UK
Rankings
World ranking225
Country ranking30
Academic Reputation219
Employer Reputation170
Quality of teaching303
International Faculty140
International Students96
Citations per Faculty165
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities129
Engineering and Technology339
Life Sciences and Medicine301
Natural Science245
Social Sciences and Management256
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking225
QS World University Rankings157
ARWU Academic Ranking301
Cost of living in Reading
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 380 452
Food 153 367
Transportation 58 220
Communications and utilities 80 119
Clothing 21 79
Sports and leisure 24 85
Total7161,323
Accommodation in Reading USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre384
Shared room in city centre456
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre743
1 bedroom apartment in city centre910
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة ريدينغ
German Reading Universität
Spanish Universidad de Reading
French Université de Reading
Japanese レディング大学
Korean 레딩대학
Portuguese Universidade de Reading
Russian Университет Рединга
Chinese 雷丁大学
old University of Reading
Location on map
The University of Reading - public higher education institution in United Kingdom. The University of Reading was founded in 1892. The main building of The University of Reading is located in Reading.

University ranking. The University of Reading regularly ranks high among the universities of United Kingdom. The university is among the best 5% worldwide, ranking 225 in international ratings. Strong suits of the university are: «Arts and Humanities», «Engineering and Technology», «Life Sciences and Medicine», «Natural Science», «Social Sciences and Management». The university is considered to be among the best in the quality of education and ranks in the top 300 in that criterion. Thanks to its high educational standards the university graduates are quite popular among employers of United Kingdom and the world.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The main criterion of admission is the academic performance of the applicant. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 15,000 USD. Doing your master’s studies at The University of Reading is not cheap - a year of studies will cost you 9,000 USD. In addition, part of the cost can be covered by university scholarships. Some students can’t attend full-time programs, especially for them the university created special online programs. For more accurate information regarding The University of Reading tuition fees please visit the official website of the university http://www.reading.ac.uk.

The composition of the university. The University of Reading is medium in scale, teaching no more than 13 thousand students at a time. Both citizens and foreigners are able to apply. A quarter of students are foreign citizens. The academic staff includes more than 1200 teachers and professors. A large number of teachers are foreign specialists. The university offers international student exchange programs, made possible by the vast network of partner educational institutions and companies. The university social media pages cover student life, recent events and more: Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of The University of Reading. The university has a functioning library. The university belongs to the number of groups and associations like the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), as well as the 1994 Group and Universities UK.

The University of Reading - Official Description

The University of Reading is one of the UK's leading research-intensive universities and is in the top 1% worldwide. We offer an outstanding experience for all of our students – inspiring students academically and equipping everyone for their next step after graduation, whether it be work or further study. We're a tight, bustling community where our students can make a big impact. We have high expectations of everyone, and help them reach their full potential. We offer over 150 postgraduate taught courses, teaching of the highest calibre, and a multitude of opportunities, from studying abroad to learning languages to undertaking work placements. People often comment on the friendly and vibrant atmosphere here at Reading. It’s a place to meet new people from around the world and to build friendships that last a lifetime. There is a huge range of societies, sports clubs and volunteering opportunities to get involved with, alongside a busy social calendar organised by Reading University Students’ Union. From the beautiful campus the town centre is only a short walk away, and London is just half an hour by train. The possibilities are limitless.

Bachelor - The University of Reading

The University of Reading is one of the UK's leading research-intensive universities and is in the top 1% worldwide. We offer an outstanding experience for all of our students – inspiring students academically and equipping everyone for their next step after graduation, whether it be work or further study. We're a tight, bustling community where our students can make a big impact. We have high expectations of everyone, and help them reach their full potential. We offer over 200 flexible courses, teaching of the highest calibre, and a multitude of opportunities, from studying abroad to learning languages to undertaking work placements. People often comment on the friendly and vibrant atmosphere here at Reading. It’s a place to meet new people from around the world and to build friendships that last a lifetime. There is a huge range of societies, sports clubs and volunteering opportunities to get involved with, alongside a busy social calendar organised by Reading University Students’ Union. From the beautiful campus the town centre is only a short walk away, and London is just half an hour by train. The possibilities are limitless.

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