The University of Worcester was founded in 1946 and is the only university in the counties of Herefordshire and Worcestershire. The University was granted its full university status in 2005. The main campus is called St John's Campus, with other campuses located in the city centre, and the Riverside and Worcester Arena.
To apply for an undergraduate course at the University of Reading, international students should do so using the UCAS service. To apply for a postgraduate course students can apply through an overseas representative.
English language requirements will apply to the entry requirements, and the Language Centre at the University organises some preparatory English classes for those students that need to improve their English skills.
The courses offered at the University belong to six academic departments. These are:
- Institute of Education
- Institute of Health and Society
- Institute of Humanities & Creative Arts
- Institute of Science and the Environment
- Institute of Sport Exercise Science
- Worcester Business School