University of Reading
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7.1 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"Other cities and towns have better night life."
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

"There are really nice parklands and green areas on campus. Reading has a great train..."

Night life

"Every night is catered for by a different club in town. There are loads of bars and..."

Clubs and social environment

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

Diverse backgrounds

"I believe the university does do enough. It has specific societies and support networks..."

Careers services

"Placement advice and help have been fabulous. Lots of contact and support. Not so..."


"The campus life at Reading is truly special. There's such a vast selection of both..."


"The library can be really busy at times."

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