Contact the University of Reading on their School of Biological Sciences phone number 0118 378 5393 to ask how to apply to a BSc Microbiology degree and for information about about the accommodation available to undergraduate students.


School of Biological Sciences Number – 0118 378 5393

You can phone the University of Reading on their School of Biological Sciences contact number 0118 378 5393 if you have any enquiries about their BSc Microbiology degree course. For instance, prospective students should call the university department if they have specific questions about the BSc course requirements before making an application via UCAS. Alternatively, if you have missed the application deadline, you may wish to ask whether it is likely that any places will become available via clearing. Moreover, prospective students can call the University of Reading to enquire about a specific course module if they have special interest in studying Virology or Toxicology as part of the degree. You may also wish to use this number to order an undergraduate prospectus or to book a place at university open day to help frame your decision to apply to the degree course.

You can also phone the School of Biological Sciences number 0118 378 5393 to ask for the contact details of a particular member of teaching staff in the department. For instance, if you are a postgraduate student who is thinking of studying a PhD at the University of Reading, you are advised to contact a prospective supervisor prior to your application. Alternatively, callers can use the above number to discuss the other career prospects for graduates of their BSc Microbiology course.


University of Reading Switchboard – 0118 987 5123

However, if you are a current student you should call the University of Reading switchboard number 0118 987 5123 for enquiries about term dates, the graduation ceremony or to report an issue with the Blackboard login page. New students should also use this number for directions to one of the Reading University libraries or to the student union building. Alternatively, you can report any problems regarding your experience as a student, whether you are unhappy with your choice of degree course or accommodation.


University Call Charges

The University uses a local rate contact number meaning that callers will be charged no more than the standard geographic rate from a UK landline or mobile phone to get in touch. However, if you are calling from a landline with free calls to local numbers or if your mobile tariff has inclusive minutes, you will be able to contact the University of Reading for free.


University of Reading Phone Numbers

University of Reading Department UK Contact Number
School of Biological Sciences 0118 378 5393
Switchboard 0118 987 5123


School of Biological Sciences Email

If you have been unable to get in touch with the University of Reading over the phone, then you can contact School of Biological Sciences on their admissions email address for any enquiries about the Microbiology course requirements and fees: