About Reading University
Each year the University of Reading welcomes hundreds of international students to study at our beautiful campus in south-east England. More than 2500 international students from over 100 different countries are currently registered at the University on full-time, study abroad and exchange programmes. The University of Reading offers you an opportunity to learn about different cultures, make friends from around the world and enjoy a truly international study experience.
The International and Study Abroad Office is concerned with all overseas activities and interests of the University, including representation at international exhibitions and the International Student’s Welcome Programme.
We also co-ordinate the Study Abroad (JYA) programme and SOCRATES-ERASMUS, the European student and staff mobility programme.
The University of Reading is a strong, traditional university internationally recognised for the quality of its teaching and learning. It is one of the best research universities in the UK and is committed to continuing innovation and investment in your future.
The University is located in one of the most beautiful campuses in the UK, providing a spacious, green and safe environment for living and studying. The brand new Students’ Union was recently ranked one of the best campus entertainment venues in the UK by the National Union of Students. Campus facilities are excellent and include:
– Film theatre
– Sports centre
– Botanic gardens
Reading is an exciting, modern town with some of the best shopping and leisure facilities in the south-east. It is only 25 minutes by fast train from central London and there are excellent transport links to the main London airports of Heathrow and Gatwick.
Locations and Addresses:
Reading, Berkshire, UK
Founded in: 1892
Institution type: Public University
Total number of students: 14,325 (2014/15).
Type of accommodation: Off campus and on campus
Contact WhatsApp: (+44) 7956253150