University of Reading
The University of Reading holds prominent positions in the league table – ranked 31st in the UK (The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017) and joint 26th in the UK (The Complete University Guide 2018). Over 18,000 students from over 150 countries study at the University. Students can choose from over 350 undergraduate and postgraduate courses.
University of Reading
The University of Reading holds prominent positions in the league table – ranked 31st in the UK (The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017) and joint 26th in the UK (The Complete University Guide 2018).
Over 18,000 students from over 150 countries study at the University. Students can choose from over 350 undergraduate and postgraduate courses.
The University’s research quality is at par, and 98% of its research has been internationally recognized (REF 2014).
Why Select University of Reading?
International students at the University of Reading can expect to be guided by expert academics and have access to a wide range of academic support.
Courses are taught by passionate teachers who are leaders in their fields, and whose teaching is informed by the latest research. Students are encouraged to collaborate with experts who are tackling major global challenges, and will also have the opportunity to volunteer to work on real research projects.
The University of Reading offers outstanding support to its international students, helping them identify their career goals and to gain the skills and experience they need to achieve them.
A recent survey indicates that up to 94% of graduates from the University move on to work or further study within six months of graduating (Destination of Leavers from Higher Education Survey 2016).
Getting work experience while studying is key to students developing a wider skill set, enhancing their CV and learning more about different career opportunities. Students can expect to receive dedicated support to help them find and secure placements and internships throughout their time with the University.
More than 2,000 students at Reading participate in a credit-bearing placement every year, and even more undertake extra-curricular internships over summer and vacation time. Opportunities range from a few weeks to a whole Professional Placement Year.
Careers Coaching, Support and Networking
The Careers Service at the University – a team of professional careers consultants linked to employers based in the local region, nationally and internationally – support students throughout their degree and for at least 12 months after graduation, free of charge.
HENLEY BUSINESS SCHOOL – UNIVERSITY OF READING
As one of the UK’s first business schools, Henley Business School has been developing leaders for over 70 years. They are also among an elite group of business schools to be triple-accredited (AMBA, EQUIS, AACSB) from UK, European and US accreditation bodies. This ensures you get a high quality, internationally-recognized qualification.