Alumni and supporters

Academic Discounts

As an alumnus of the University of Reading, you have access to a range of discounts on further study. 

Alumni Discounts

The University is pleased to announce the conditions for the award of Alumni Discounts for 2015/16 entrants.

As of 2015/16, eligible students whose next level of study is not undertaken in the Henley Business School will receive an alumni discount on tuition fees for next level degree studies at Reading of the lower of £1,000 or 10% tuition fee discount.

Alumni whose next level of study is undertaken in the Henley Business School will receive a tuition fee discount of £1,000.

Regional PhD Bursaries

The University of Reading is proud to be able to support local residents in achieving their highest academic potential, as well as enhancing their professional prospects. University of Reading Regional PhD Bursaries are designed to give candidates within the region the chance to study at one of the top 1% of universities in the world and benefit from the all round training on offer to our doctoral researchers. 

The bursaries are available for either Part-time or Full-time PhD study in a broad range of subject areas. Candidates must satisfy normal entry requirements and live within 25 miles of the University of Reading to be eligible. The bursaries cover the full cost of tuition fees and up to 15 bursaries will be awarded.

For more information and details of how to apply please view University of Reading Regional PhD Bursaries