What a University is looking for from your personal statement - from the University of Reading's perspective.
The University of Reading is a top 20 research intensive university and receives over 19000 undergraduate applications each year. The Personal Statement is absolutely critical to the success of your application. It is your only real chance to sell yourself to the Admissions Tutor in a very short space of time. We have created a guide to writing a personal statement, including areas to cover and top tips, to help our applicants. Click on the link below and look for 'Tips on Writing a Personal Statement' to download the information.
If you want to speak to an Admissions tutor in person, why not come along to our Open Day on the 13th and 14th June 10am - 3pm. No need to book, just come along!