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We have some of the best new academic, library, sports, arts and accommodation facilities of any university in the UK, as well as one of the most envied Professional Training placement programmes in the world. This combination of prestige, expertise, resources and lifestyle is unique, and it’s all to be found here in the beautiful countryside of the Surrey Hills just half an hour from central London.

Gravity music editor wins Vice-Chancellor’s Alumni Award

 

Music editor and sound engineer Chris Benstead has been named as the alumnus of the year for 2014 after a highly successful twelve months which saw him win both an Oscar and a BAFTA for his work on the blockbuster Hollywood film Gravity.

 

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Surrey Garden Society

The Surrey Garden Society, formed to run the Campus Garden project in June 2014, has become the fastest growing club in the Students' Union.

Surrey’s graduate employability rate climbs to 97 per cent

New figures from the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) reveal that 96.9 per cent of Surrey’s 2013 graduates were in work (or further education) six months after they graduated - up 4.2 per cent from the previous year.

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Wonderful things happen here

Going to university will spark an exciting new chapter in your life. Right from the start, our passionate and inspiring academic staff will help you discover new ways of thinking about the world, so you can get your teeth into your chosen field of study.

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The first year

Jennifer Jacobsen describes the transformative experience of her first year, making new friends, moving into accommodation and studying Business and Retail Management. She says, "The University offers you countless opportunities to help you develop."

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Chinese alumni stay connected with Surrey

More than 150 alumni in China were welcomed to a high-profile reception in Beijing to meet up with senior academics from across the University and to hear about Surrey’s exciting developments

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Graduates take sporting trophy

Well done to our alumni who won the first ever Grad Sport trophy this year!

Hundreds of alumni and students from the University put their sporting prowess to the test at the inaugural event at Surrey Sports Park. Players took part in both competitive and friendly matches in 13 different sports, including rugby, football, hockey, tennis and fencing. After a great day of sport, the alumni teams reigned supreme overall.

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