Open Days

Thinking of studying finance? Come and visit us at the University of Reading's award-winning green campus

Undergraduate open days

If you are considering studying finance then you should come along to our Open Days at the ICMA Centre, part of University of Reading. You will be given the opportunity to check out our world renowned dealing room facilities at Henley Business School, whilst also having a chance to talk to members of academic staff and students.

In addition there will be a series of general information talks on accommodation, careers, student finance, student life, students’ union, study abroad, sport and music at Reading. Open days are a great opportunity to find out more about our innovative BSc programmes.

Open days usually fall in June and October, visit our events page to find out when the next ones are, or register your interest using this link. More information can be found on the University of Reading website at this link

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Visit days for offer holders

If you don’t manage to make it to one of our Open Days, we also hold Visit Days each year for those who have applied for undergraduate courses at the ICMA Centre and have received an offer.

Giving you a great introduction to the degree, the ICMA Centre and the wider university. Choosing your university is an important decision and we hope that the Offer-Holder Visit Day will give you all the information you need to help you to make that decision. We would encourage you to take advantage of this excellent opportunity exclusively for offer-holders, to start networking with other prospective students and make an informed decision about your future. Details on how to book a place on one of our Visit Days will be sent by e-mail and more information will be available on the University’s application system RISIS.

Click here to find out when our next visit day will be

Visit days start at 9am and run throughout the morning. Copies of the programme will be sent before the event, but if you have not received a copy please email

Individual visits

We are always happy to meet with prospective undergraduate and postgraduate students on campus, so if you aren’t able to attend one of our open days or visit days you are welcome to contact us to arrange visits on an individual basis. Please call 0118 378 8239 for more details.

Contact us to arrange a visit

If you have any questions, please call admissions on +44 (0)118 378 6497 or email us at

How to find us

SAT NAV Users please use postcode ‘RG6 6UR’ rather than our address postcode. Our address postcode is our Royal Mail Sorting Office PO Box location only. Directions and maps can be found here.

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Making the most of your day

Whether you have visited the university before or if it’s your first time, we want to help you make the most of your time here at the University of Reading and ICMA Centre.

There are plenty of things to see and do in and around the university. From a tour of our award winning campus to the opportunity to meet staff students and other applicants as well as all that Reading town centre has to offer too. You can find top tips for making the most of your visit at this link.

Testimonials from previous events:

“Much more interesting than a normal open day. Especially with the dealing room being ‘hands-on’. Thank you”

“It gave me a greater insight to the course”

“I felt the Taster Course and the open day as a whole was very well organised and informative. I thoroughly enjoyed my visit.”