University of Reading

The University of Reading has plenty to offer: a rich history, a beautiful campus in a thriving town, a vibrant academic community, and much more.

UK, Malaysia

Undergraduate Students:
Average 1st Year Class Size:

Suburban Campus

14000

Class size differs in various subjects – some can be much bigger than the others. It might not be an accurate representation for all students

The University of Reading was founded in 1892 and received its Royal Charter in 1926. It is now ranked among the top 20% of world institutions* and has more than 20,000 students from around 150 countries enrolled.

The main Whiteknights campus and London Road campus are situated close to Reading’s town centre and are just 30 minutes from London Paddington by train. Whiteknights campus is located on 130 hectares of parkland, earning its ninth consecutive Green Flag Award in 2019. The University’s Students’ Union is also rated in the top five students’ unions in the UK.

*The University of Reading is ranked 205th out of 1070 institutions ranked in the QS World University Rankings 2020 and was ranked among the top 20% in the QS World University Rankings 2016-19.

Selectivity

IB Grades

UFP Grades

Not given by institution

30-35 Points (Plus HL Subjects/grades for specific courses)

ABBB - AABB + IELTS 6.5 (or 7.0)

Education Model

Internships within degree

Study Abroad available

Single subject and extensive joint honours

Yes

Yes

Tuition Cost

Financial Aid

UK students
£9,250 a year, for the full course duration (2020/21 rates)

International students
Standard fees for international undergraduate students starting a new programme in the 2020/21 academic year are £16,890 a year for Band 1 subjects (which are all non-laboratory courses, including all International Foundation Programmes) and £20,315 a year for Band 2 subjects (courses involving significant laboratory study or workshop content).

More information on fees and funding on undergraduate programmes can be found at http://www.reading.ac.uk/ready-to-study/study/fees-and-funding/fees-and-funding-ug.aspx

Bursaries, scholarships and financial support programmes are also available for eligible students.

More information on fees and funding on undergraduate programmes can be found at http://www.reading.ac.uk/ready-to-study/study/fees-and-funding/fees-and-funding-ug.aspx

Subjects

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Accounting & Finance

World Top 200, Country Top 30

Architecture

World Top 100, Country Top 30

Biochemistry/Biomedicine

Business and Management

World Top 200, Country Top 30

Classics and Ancient History

Country Top 30

Development Studies

Education

Country Top 30

Film and Media Production

Geology/Geoscience

International Relations

Marketing

Country Top 30

Pharmacy & Pharmacology

Country Top 30

Politics

Statistics

Zoology

Anthropology

Art & Design

World Top 200

Biological Sciences

Chemical/Energy Engineering

Computer Science

Ecology & Conservation

English Literature and/or Language

World Top 200

Financial Mathematics

History

World Top 200

Law

Mathematics

Philosophy

Psychology

Urban Planning

Country Top 10

Archaeology

World Top 50, Country Top 30

Bio-Veterinary/Animal Science

Biomedical Engineering

Chemistry

Creative Writing

Economics

Environmental Science

World Top 100

Geography

World Top 200

Information Technology

Liberal Arts and Sciences

Modern Languages Mixed

Country Top 30

Physics

Speech and Language Therapy

Youth and Childhood Studies

World Rankings = QS World Subject Rankings 2020 https://www.topuniversities.com/subject-rankings/2020
Country Rankings = https://www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk/league-tables/rankings
Please note that rankings do not exist for all subjects

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