The University of Reading is one of the UK’s top research-led universities. We are always pushing the boundaries of knowledge and tackling global challenges.
Our talented, vibrant student community, passionate academics, excellent facilities, and welcoming atmosphere make Reading a fantastic place to live, study and work.
Teaching, learning and the student experience is at the heart of everything we do at the University of Reading.
Our 7,800 postgraduates benefit from modern facilities that help to maximise their learning potential.
Our portfolio of over 150 taught postgraduate courses spans vocational as well as academic study programmes, many of which offer professional accreditations.
At Reading, you can start preparing for your future career from the day you arrive.
Our Careers Service offers individual advice and guidance during your studies, as well as a range of workshops and events to help you find part-time work, volunteering and graduate roles.
This focus on employability contributes to the success of our graduates: 94% of our taught postgraduates are in work or further study within six months of graduating. Of those working full time, more than 95% are in professional or managerial occupations (Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey, 2016/17 leavers.)
The University of Reading offers a range of scholarships to master’s students. Some awards are offered directly by the University and others are allocated to our students by external funding bodies.
Our Master’s Visit Afternoons are the perfect opportunity to: meet with some of our current postgraduate students; take a guided tour of our beautiful, award-winning campus; and talk to academic staff from your department of interest.
Details about our next postgraduate open day can be found here.
You are normally required to have a good undergraduate honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK).
For international students, our English language requirements are usually an overall score of either 6.5 or 7.0 in the IELTS (depending on the programme).
The quickest and easiest way to apply for postgraduate study at the University of Reading is through our online application service.
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Distinctive, engaging focused
Henley is a world-renowned international business school based in the UK. Operating in 17 countries; ranked among the top schools in Europe; and being one of only 53 business schools in the world to hold triple-accredited status, Henley has a truly global reputation and reach.
We are known for developing outstanding business professionals and leaders - and our distinctive approach is proven to deliver results. Focused and engaging in every sense, Henley is best placed to make an impact on your career and life.
• AACSB – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
• AMBA – The Association of MBAs
• EQUIS – European Quality Improvement System
Centres of Excellence
Henley draws on a wealth of knowledge from centres of excellence within the school. These include the ICMA Centre (International Capital Markets Association) - Europe’s first active collaboration between the securities industry and academia; the largest centre in the UK for teaching and research in real estate and planning; one of the world’s premier centres for teaching and research in international business and the highly specialist Informatics Research Centre.
Research and expertise
Our research furthers understanding of complex international business issues and delivers ground-breaking thinking that has world impact. We are home to nearly 150 academic faculty, many of whom are widely published; cited experts and regularly feature in the media. Research at Henley is both pure and applied and is driven through 14 internationally-recognised research centres. We work closely with governments and organisations internationally and help to drive the global research agenda across a uniquely broad range of fields including: Business Informatics, Systems and Accounting, ICMA Centre (Finance), International Business and Strategy, Leadership, Organisations and Behaviour, Marketing and Reputation and Real Estate and Planning.
Henley’s Masters programmes span key subjects that relate to general business and the School’s distinct areas of specialism: accounting, coaching, finance, international business, informatics, international management, marketing, real estate and planning.
Across its two campuses in the UK, Henley Business School provides cutting-edge teaching and learning facilities, including the most extensive non-investment bank dealing room operation in the world; conference-standard lecture theatres and high-quality seminar and syndicate rooms; dedicated office space and two exclusive Academic Resource Centres.
Find out more at www.henley.reading.ac.uk/pg or www.facebook.com/henleypg