As an internationally renowned institution and one of the UK’s leading research-based universities, the University of Reading offers you an excellent environment for your postgraduate studies.
Whether you're looking for a short course to enhance your professional development, a taught master’s degree, or the chance to study for a PhD, you will find an opportunity here that meets your needs and fires your imagination.
Fees and funding for postgraduate study
Funding your postgraduate study is simpler than you think, and there are plenty of options available. These include government loans and grants, as well as a range of scholarships and bursaries.
A guide to asking the right questions about taught postgraduate study.
Study on a postgraduate research programme at Reading and join a talented research community, working alongside world-leading academics.
There is no specific deadline date for most postgraduate courses and applications will be considered until the course is full. However, to allow time for us to process your application we recommend that you apply by the following dates for admission in September.
UK applicants by 1 August
International applicants by 1 June
Interested in taught postgraduate study?
We host a range of postgraduate activities and opportunities throughout the year. View the Postgraduate events page for more information on our upcoming events.