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.
League table rankings
|QS World University Rankings 2018
||Joint 188th worldwide and 28th in the UK
|The Complete University Guide 2019||32nd in the UK|
|The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019||40th in the UK|
|The Guardian University Guide 2019||46th in the UK
|2019 Times Higher Education World University Rankings||201-250 in the world and joint 30th in the UK|
Monday 1 October (Monday 24 September for new students) - Friday 14 December 2018
Monday 14 January - Friday 29 March 2019
Tuesday 23 April - Friday 14 June 2019
Closure days and public holidays
- Tuesday 1 January 2019 - Public holiday
- Wednesday 17 April 2019 - Closure day (not Greenlands)
- Thursday 18 April 2019 - Closure day (not Greenlands)
- Friday 19 April 2019 - Public holiday
- Monday 22 April 2019 - Public holiday
- Monday 6 May 2019 - Public holiday
- Monday 27 May 2019 - Public holiday
- Monday 26 August 2019 - Public holiday
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.