Find out more about our award winning campuses at the University of Reading.
Read about the University of Reading's capital investments and campus improvement programme.
Teaching and learning
Economic and Social Impact Report
We make a significant economic, social and cultural contribution to Reading and the Thames Valley, as well as the UK and other locations in the world.Find out more about our economic and social impact (PDF 1,158KB).
League table rankings
|QS World University Rankings 2021
||205th worldwide and 27th in the UK
|The Complete University Guide 2021||39th in the UK|
|The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020||Joint 38th in the UK
|2020 Times Higher Education World University Rankings||201-250 in the world and joint 29th in the UK|
Monday 28 September (Monday 21 September for new students) - Friday 11 December 2020
Monday 11 January - Friday 26 March 2021
Monday 19 April - Friday 11 June 2021
The local area
Whether you are a sports fan, love a good comedy club or just want a night out with friends, Reading has something for you.
Policies and Corporate Publications
The Student Contract
University is a partnership between us and you. To find out about your rights and responsibilities as a student, visit our Student Contract page.