University of Reading
7.8
7.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 37 ratings in 2018)
In a few words
"The location is really handy. I can easily walk to town in 30 or 45 minutes and there is a 24-hour bus service that runs from campus to town. The accommodation was good value for money considering I was down south and there are plenty of areas to study and plenty of computers to use across campus."
Quality of academic facilities
6.8 / 10
 
Location of university
8.4 / 10
 
Night life
7.6 / 10
 
Student union
7.2 / 10
 
How diverse is your university
7.9 / 10
 
Quality of teaching
7.2 / 10
 
Preparation for a job
6.6 / 10
 
Quality of other facilities
8.1 / 10
 
Cost of living
6.2 / 10
 

What students say about...

Fun Facts

"We have a gorgeous lake and there's loads of wildlife. There is also a bagel shop..."

Location of university

"It's about a 20 minute walk to the town and there are regular buses. The campus is..."

Night life

"There's a huge club on campus (it holds 3,500 people) and about five other really..."

Clubs and social environment

"Societies are very much geared towards sports and the subjects have decent society..."

Diverse backgrounds

"The university definitely attracts people from various countries and there is a huge..."

Careers services

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

Pros

"Great campus, very green. Good public transport. Close to London. The moral support..."

Cons

"The library can be really busy at times."

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