The University of Reading in Berkshire is one of the leading universities and research centers in Britain. Today, more than 17,000 students study at the University of Reading. The share of foreigners in the contingent is 17%.
The history of the university began in 1892, it was founded as a college of science and art. The educational institution was a member of Oxford University. Independence of the university received in 1926.
Today, the university is one of the leading British educational institutions, training specialists for the agricultural sector (primarily agriculture). In addition, the university offers a wide range of popular specialties. Bachelor's and Master's programs in applied, natural, social sciences, arts, foreign languages meet high academic requirements and modern educational standards.
Short information. Three-year course of professional training of specialists without narrow specialization.
About the program. Bachelor programs are offered at the faculties of life sciences; science; Art, public, humanities and Henley Business School. Training includes fundamental theoretical training, practice and internships. The first courses focus on theory. The third year of training is practical.
Students age: 18+
Start dates: September.
Requirements for enrollment: Certificate of secondary school or A-level, EB, GCSE, IB, IELTS from 6.5 (TOEFL from 88).
The result of the training: the bachelor's degree, the prospects for deepening academic knowledge at the magistracy, career in English-speaking countries.
Cost: From 13750 GBP per year.
Short information . A one-year course of post-graduate education for specialists focused on scientific, pedagogical and research activities.
About the program . Practically-oriented master's programs at the university provide for highly specialized training of specialists. The theoretical course is interdisciplinary. Practical training is provided at the university and internship in organizations of the appropriate profile.
Students' age : 21+
Start dates : September.
Enrollment requirements : Bachelor's degree, IELTS 7.0+ (TOEFL 100 and higher), motivation letter, academic recommendations, resume.
The result of the training : sought-after specialty, master's degree, career prospects in Britain and the world, an opportunity to deepen scientific knowledge in specialized disciplines in doctoral studies.
The cost of : 16500 GBP per year.
Foreign students are guaranteed placement on campus for the entire period of study. It is also possible to stay in hostels near the campus.
Students are offered places in comfortable residences on self-service conditions (meals, cleaning). The rooms are designed for 1-2 people. In each residence there are kitchens, laundry, several rest rooms.
The busy student life of the University of Reading is one of its distinctive features. The attention of students in the university offers sports sections, a variety of electives, themed master classes, entertainment and cognitive activities. Most extracurricular programs involve free participation. Off-site excursions available on weekends are offered for an additional (symbolic) fee.
The schedule for each course is compiled individually. Traditionally, daytime work includes academic studies, self-study and several electives.
The equipment and equipment of the University of Reading is represented by academic buildings with lecture halls, lecture halls, laboratories, a library with a fund numbering more than one million volumes, computer-based learning tools, modern communication media, electronic university media, a multitude of Wi-Fi access points , Hostels, recreation areas), 11 residences, sports infrastructure.
Training period: September - June.
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
|camp / language school |
|private school, boardinghouse|
|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.