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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 2018||201-250 in the world and 32nd in the UK|
|The Guardian University Guide 2019||46th in the UK
|The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2017/18||201-250 in the world|
Monday 28 September (Monday 21 September for new students) - Friday 11 December 2015
Monday 11 January - Thursday 24 March 2016
Monday 18 April - Friday 10 June 2016
- Thursday 24 December 2015 (closure day)
- Friday 25 December 2015 (public holiday)
- Monday 28 December 2015 (public holiday)
- Tuesday 29 December 2015 (closure day)
- Wednesday 30 December 2015 (closure day)
- Thursday 31 December 2015 (closure day)
- Friday 1 January 2016 (public holiday)
- Friday 25 March 2016 (public holiday)
- Monday 28 March 2016 (public holiday)
- Tuesday 29 March 2016 (closure day) (not Greenlands)
- Wednesday 30 March 2016 (closure day) (not Greenlands)
- Monday 2 May 2016 (public holiday)
- Monday 30 May 2016 (public holiday)
- Friday 26 August 2016 (closure day for Reading University's 90th anniversary)
- Monday 29 August 2016 (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.