100% of the University of Reading’s research in Architecture, Built Environment and Planning is of international standing (REF 2021, combining 4*, 3* and 2* submissions – Architecture, Built Environment and Planning) and 100% of our research impact has been classed ‘outstanding’ or ‘very considerable’ (REF 2021, combining 4* and 3* submissions – Architecture, Built Environment and Planning).
Excellence in research
Our doctoral community
The School of the Built Environment is a supportive and collaborative global community of students, staff, alumni and partners.
If you undertake your PhD with us you will become part of a large, diverse community of doctoral students across the University.
Meet our experts
Our talented and internationally diverse team in the School of the Built Environment are actively involved in research, contributing directly to your teaching and supervision.