University of Reading
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7.1 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"Four major clubs that put on a student night per week. Not much in the way of cheap pubs or other places to go."
Quality of facilities
7.7 / 10
Night life
7 / 10
Student union
6.8 / 10
Quality of teaching
7.4 / 10
Structure of courses
7.3 / 10
Preparation for a job
6.9 / 10

What students say about...

Location of university

"The campus is nice but the area can be a little dodgy."

Night life

"Loads of clubs that locals and students go to. There are also alternative nights,..."

Clubs and social environment

"The sports here are fantastic, ranging from football and rugby to Quidditch! There..."

Diverse backgrounds

"Definitely – there's lots of support in place for international students. There..."

Careers services

"Lots of encouragement and support for jobs and placements. I'm always informed about..."


"The wonderful campus, I enjoy living in such a green environment. The accommodation..."


"The library can be really busy at times."

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