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ONCAMPUS Reading offers a unique opportunity for international students to prepare for their degree study, with guaranteed opportunity for progression* to the University of Reading.

The University of Reading has become a world-leading research-intensive university, known as an innovator and pioneer for pushing academic boundaries and leading social change. Reading provides a safe, beautiful environment in which to study with a strong community atmosphere and everything you need on your doorstep.


Depending on the pathway, you will take your Foundation programme at our Centre located at the University of Reading’s London Road campus, or at ONCAMPUS London, located in the heart of academic London.

Undergraduate Foundation Programme (UFP)
  • 1 year (3 terms)
  • You will study English and three academic subject modules
  • Successful students with a guaranteed opportunity for progression* to the University of Reading
  • 5 pathways available across the campuses: Business, Economics, Finance and Management, Engineering and Sciences, Humanities, Law and Social Sciences, Life Sciences and Art and Design
Master’s Foundation Programme (MFP)
  • 1, 2 or 3 terms
  • Guaranteed opportunity for progression* to a number of Master’s degrees at the University of Reading
  • 2 pathways; Art & Design and Economics
  • Improve your English while learning the study skills and research methods that you will need during your Master’s degree studies.

Students can progress to a range of undergraduate degrees at the University of Reading including degrees at Henley Business School.

*The guaranteed opportunity for progression is subject to successful completion of your chosen Foundation programme.

Entry Requirements
Programmes English Level Academic Requirements Min. Age
Undergraduate Foundation Programme (UFP) From 5.0 IELTS or equivalent, no single element less than 4.5, for 3 term UFP. Successful completion of 11-12 years of schooling with good grades. 17+
Master’s Foundation Programme (MFP) From 5.0 IELTS or equivalent, with no single element less than 5.0 Successful completion of Bachelor’s degree ((with minimum 2:2) or equivalent from a recognised university. 21+

Extended programmes are available for those who do not have the required level of English.

Why ONCAMPUS Reading?

The University is an outstanding educational institution, with an internationally renowned reputation for the quality of its research and the excellence of its teaching, and ranked 28th in the UK by the QS World University Rankings 2018.

Henley business school
  • Ranked 21st for Economics and Econometrics in the UK (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017)
  • Top 20 for Student Experience in the UK (The Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2017).
  • The University has invested over £500 million in its award-winning campuses in the last decade to create new top-class student accommodation, as well as state-of-the-art teaching facilities.
  • It was also voted by students as having the joint 3rd best campus environment in the UK in the Times Higher Education (THE) Student Experience Survey 2016.