University of Reading – Malaysia Campus


The University of Reading, UK was founded in the 19th century as an extension college of University of Oxford. Marking its 90th anniversary of its Royal Charter in 2016, the University of Reading is now stated in the top 1% universities in the world and is the home to 17,000 students from over 150 countries. With a bustling community University of Reading offers an extraordinary experience for students –  inspiring them both academically in all areas and on the field of expertise for their next step after graduation. This research-intensive university has achieved countless awards and positions, making it one of the most popular higher education options in the UK.


175th worldwide and 28th in the UK

The Guardian University Guide 2017 ——– 32nd in the UK

The Complete University Guide 2017——–  27th in the UK

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017—  31st in the UK

The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015/16 —Joint 164th in the world


University of Reading – Malaysia (UoRM) is the first overseas campus of the University of Reading in the UK, making a world class degree more flexible, reachable and affordable than ever before. Students from the UK are also given the opportunity to study at UoRM, creating a much greater international collaboration leading to a better teaching and a learning experience for all.

Similar to the University of Reading, UK a wide range of professional programs at foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate level are offered. Students are taught by global academic staff, who are notable in their respective fields equaling to a high-quality learning experience. Also, 93% of UoRM students are found to be employed or able to attend further study within six months of graduation. UoRM offers an up-to-date and innovative approach to teaching, designed to ensure that students are well prepared to excel in their chosen careers.


+English Language Courses

Range of courses are offered to support those who are seeking to improve English language skills.

  • Pre-sessional English for Foundation and Undergraduate programmes: Regular, flexible 8-10 week programmes to help in reaching the required level to enrol Foundation and degree programmes of.
  • IELTS Preparation Courses: These intensive 2 week programs will help to prepare for IELTS exam at the centre of your choice.

+ Foundation Programmes

One-year foundation programmes help students without A-Levels to prepare academically and socially to start an undergraduate degree.

Foundation programmes are tailored to meet the student’s degree in mind

  • Foundation in Science

Students who proceed with a science foundation will typically study at least four of the following modules:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Psychology
  • Academic Skills


  • Foundation in Business

Students who proceed with a business foundation will typically study at least four of the following modules:

  • Economics
  • Introduction to Business and Management
  • Maths for Finance, Economics and Business
  • Psychology
  • Academic Skills


+Undergraduate Programmes

Henley Business School Malaysia

  • BSc Finance & Business Management (N/340/6/0485)
  • BA Management and Business
  • BSc Accounting & Finance
  • BSc Real Estate


  • LLB*

Built Environment

  • BSc Quantity Surveying


  • MPharm 2+2 (A 4-year undergraduate pharmacy degree)
  • BSc Psychology

*Subject to MOHE approval.

Please note that all undergraduate degrees from the University of Reading in the UK and in Malaysia are Honours Degrees.

+Postgraduate Programmes

Henley Business School Malaysia

  • MSc Investment Banking and Islamic Finance
  • MSc International Securities, Investment and Banking
  • The Henley MBA


Built Environment

  • MSc Construction Management*
  • MSc Real Estate*

*Subject to MOHE approval.


+Doctoral Programmes

Built Environment

  • PhD in Built Environment



  • PhD in Pharmacy
  • PhD in Psychology


Henley Business School Malaysia

  • PhD in Business & Management

Our brand new campus at EduCity@Iskandar Malaysia is an architecturally stunning campus environment, perfect for studying and networking.


Located just 40 minutes away from Singapore International Airport and only 20 minutes from Johor International Airport, the campus at EduCity@Iskandar, Malaysia covers an area of 27,000 square meters. The extraordinary and modern design for the campus made the finals in the World Architecture Festival Awards in 2013.

Key features:

  • Flexible research, teaching and learning spaces, including 4 lecture theatres
  • Cutting edge teaching and research laboratories.
  • World class Learning Resource Centre
  • A Building Information Modelling lounge for our Built Environment Programmes
  • A flagship dealing room will give students the feel of a real trading floor
  • A purpose-built moot court to enable experiential learning
  • Free, high speed wifi across the campus
  • Dedicated student association space
  • Muslim prayer room.
  • Leisure facilities on EduCity include a 12,000 seat stadium and indoor arena offering basketball, badminton, squash, volleyball and futsal, plus an aquatic centre with an Olympic sized swimming pool.
  • The Student Village offers halls of residence, cafes, restaurants, healthcare, a library and shops.


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