University of Reading
7.1 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 72 ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"I have had career management sessions included within some of my lectures, which was very helpful and connected us with the careers team if we needed any extra advice."
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 university is based in a good location with lots of outdoor places to relax in...."

Night life

"Very samey clubs. Good for a while but the bars are more appealing now that we've..."

Clubs and social environment

"Loads of different sports and other societies that are all inclusive. You can make..."

Diverse backgrounds

"Reading has a scholars programme that encourages people from different backgrounds..."

Careers services

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


"The course is really varied so you can choose what you study. Also, the labs and..."


"The library is too small and gets very busy. Expensive accommodation."

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