Reading University rises up in the league table

According to the latest national university league table the University of Reading is once again ranked in the Top 30 UK universities.

Reading is ranked joint 26th in the UK by the Complete University Guide 2018, up one place from last year and up 11 places in the last three.

The University is number one in the country for the study of Land & Property Management for the third consecutive year.

A total of eight subjects are in the Top Ten, including: Building (4th), Aural & Oral Sciences (5th), Food Science (5th), Agriculture & Forestry (6th), Art & Design (8th), Education (10th) and Town & Country Planning and Landscape Design (10th).

In addition, Reading is ranked as the 6th best university in the South East, and 3rd in the region for Good Honours and Degree Completion.

“It is encouraging to see that we have scored highly for Research Intensity and Quality, Student-Staff Ratio and Student Satisfaction. We have listened carefully to our students over the last few years and the positive feedback shows we are meeting their expectations."

– Sir David Bell, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Reading

Earlier this year, Reading was ranked 18th in the UK in the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2017.

The University is currently ranked 175th in the world, according to the QS World University Rankings 2016, placing it firmly within the top 1% of higher education institutions globally.