University of Reading

University of Reading Ranking

country rank: 30
world rank: 296

University Overview

The University of Reading ranking, established in 1892, is a non-profit public higher-education institution in Reading, South East England (population range of 50,000-249,999). Gelang Patah is home to a branch campus of this school. The University of Reading (UoR) ranking is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational UK higher education institution that is officially recognized/chartered by the Privy Council. The University of Reading (UoR) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 128-year-old UK higher-education school has a rigorous admissions criteria based on previous academic performance and grades. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students have access to a library, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services at the University of Rhode Island.

University of Reading Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Reading
Acronym UoR
Founded 1892 Origins date back to 1860 as School of Art
Colours Royal purple and white

University Location

Address Whiteknights Campus, PO Box 217 Reading RG6 6AH South East England United Kingdom
Tel +44 (118) 987 5123
Fax +44 (118) 931 4404
Other locations Gelang Patah

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)
17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro) 12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Reading International Office Reading RG6 6AH (118) 378 3838 (118) 378 8372

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Other
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Universities UK

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