UTC Reading

Introducing UTC Reading

UTC Reading is a University Technical College that delivers computer science and engineering excellence for 14-19 year olds in Reading.

The school aims to educate and train the next generation of technicians, engineers and industrial innovators – helping them gain the confidence and skills to develop exciting careers in their chosen area.

In 2016, the school became the first UTC in the country to be rated as Outstanding by Ofsted.

Lead partners

UTC Reading works in partnership with a number of industry employers and organisations.

The lead partners are: Microsoft, Cisco, University of Reading, Network Rail and PBA.

Executive Principal

Joanne Harper


Engineering and computing


Outstanding Ofsted rating

  • Case studies of some of the work they’ve done with industry partners (each is a PDF)
  • Core projects – UTC Reading students complete a core project each year (linked to their computing or engineering specialism).
  • On our website, you can find details of all of them, including the one for 2016-17.

Contact UTC Reading
Crescent Road
Reading RG1 5RQ
0118 938 1020


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