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THE UNIVERSITY OF READING

Employer reviews

Good (184 reviews)

Employer review details
Statement Percentage of employers that selected this as a "strength" Percentage of employers that selected this as "needs improvement" Total number of employers that selected this statement
Communication with employers 52% 48% 130
Reporting on progress of apprentices 33% 67% 96
Getting new apprentices started 75% 25% 80
Improving apprentice skills 94% 6% 64
Training facilities 95% 5% 60
Initial assessment of apprentices 75% 25% 55
Working with small numbers of apprentices 67% 33% 49
Adapting to my needs 48% 52% 46
Providing the right training at the right time 81% 19% 43

Apprentice reviews

Good (51 reviews)

Apprentice review details
Communication
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Communicating clearly with you 80% 20%
Ensuring you understand the requirements of your end-point assessment 86% 14%
Organisation
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Organising well-structured training 80% 20%
Providing accessible training resources 92% 8%
Balancing online learning with classroom-based training to suit your apprenticeship 78% 22%
Taking into account your previous learning 84% 16%
Giving you relevant training that helps you perform your job better 92% 8%
Providing Off The Job training that takes up at least 20% of your total apprenticeship time 84% 16%
Support
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Helping you learn new skills and develop existing ones 94% 6%
Supporting you and your apprenticeship 90% 10%
Resolving any issues you have 88% 12%
Preparing you for success in your future career 94% 6%

Provider overview

The University of Reading was established in 1926 and is recognised as one of the top 250 universities in the world. Over the last 90 years we have become innovators and pioneers, pushing academic boundaries and leading social change.

Henley Business School is one of the University's constituent schools. Founded in 1945, Henley is one of the oldest and most respected business schools in Europe and has an international network of offices. We are one of an elite group of business schools to be triple-accredited by EQUIS, AMBA and AACSB for the quality and capability of our academic staff and output. This standard assures your employees of the quality and high standards of our courses and academic staff.

Apprenticeship training course

Improvement leader (level 6)

62% achievement rate (out of 850 apprentices)

55% national achievement rate

Explain achievement rate
The percentage of apprentices who successfully achieved their apprenticeship when trained by this provider on a course in this subject area. This rate uses data from the 2022 to 2023 academic year.

Apprenticeship location

Canterbury, Kent Remove location

THE UNIVERSITY OF READING’s training options

Head office 88.9 miles away

Whiteknights House, Whiteknights, Reading, RG6 6UR

  • not available At apprentice’s workplace
  • available Day release: 87.5 miles away
  • not available Block release

Day release address

Greenlands, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 3AU

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