University of Reading
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7.1 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"Placement advice and help have been fabulous. Lots of contact and support. Not so much graduate job help but I did not actively seek that so it might have been different if I had."
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

"Having lived in three different accommodations, I can say that most of the halls..."

Night life

"Night clubs, cinema, shopping, lots of restaurants."

Clubs and social environment

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

Diverse backgrounds

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

Careers services

"The university has a job shop available with trained professionals to read and help..."


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


"The system the university has in place for its catered students is expensive and..."

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