University of Reading

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About the institution

The University of Reading is spread across three campuses: the main Whiteknights campus; the London Road campus, home to the Institute of Education; and the Greenlands campus, home to Henley Business School. The university’s Department of Typography & Graphic Communication, Department of Archaeology and Department of Meteorology have all been awarded a Queen’s Anniversary Prize. It also has the Henley Business School in South Africa and a new campus in Malaysia where UK students can spend time studying.

Key facts (HESA 2013/14)

All students: 
13,594
Male UG students: 
44%
Female UG students: 
56%
Full-time students: 
99%
Under 21 on entry: 
90%
International: 
17%
Undergraduate: 
69%
Student-staff ratio: 
14.2
Average UCAS tariff: 
373.1

Degree classifications class of 2014 (HESA 2013/14)

First: 19%
2.1: 57%
2.2: 21%
Pass: 3%

Employability class of 2014 (DLHE 2013/14)

89%
In work or further study 6 months after graduation
49%
In professional employment 6 months after graduation
21,000
Median salary UK domiciled in FT employment
UCAS code: 
R12
Whiteknights House PO Box 217 Reading Reading
Postcode: 
RG6 6AH
Telephone number: 
0118 987 5123

Guardian university guide rank

32

out of 119

Times university guide rank

31

out of 128


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