Welcome to the ISRU

The ISRU will be a great place for you to make new friends, learn about other cultures, discover cuisines and get involved in fundraising and social events. It doesn't matter who you are, the ISRU is open to all! Let's make this year one of the best years of your life.

Whether you're from overseas or from somewhere in the UK; whether you're an undergraduate or postgraduate; whether you're at the University of Reading or just here on your study abroad year, the ISRU is really the place to be!

At the ISRU, we encourage you to get comfortable in your own skin and make the most of your university experience in Reading. Here you can meet new people from all over the world, discover different cultures and get involved in a range of fun activities.

ISRU offers you a unique opportunity to meet new students from all around the world and settle well into this new life.


What should you expect from ISRU?

  • A range of day and night time socials

  • Trips to popular places within the UK

  • Casual sports teams and activities

  • Networking events geared around international students


Join us on our Facebook page to keep up with our events and activities and follow us on Instagram (@internationalsreading) to see some of favourite moments.


Need another reason to join? Check out our ISRU Calendar or speak to one of the committee members to see what we have in store for you this year.



  • International Society of the Reading University (Student)£5.15
  • International Society of the Reading University (non-student)£10.15


  • International Society - Student Membership + Hoodie£25.15



We are not currently running any events through our webpage.


International Society - 2020 Committee Elections

Committee Elections for International Society 2020-21. These committee roles will run between March 2020 – until the third term 2021.

5 posts are up for election.

Nominations open at 09:00 on Monday 2 March 2020 (in 6 days)

The polls open at 10:00 on Friday 13 March 2020 (in 17 days)

Please log in to see more details.

Committee members



Social Media & Events Coordinator

Welfare Representative


Sports Rep

Content Creator