Discover the University of Surrey

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.

My placement experience – Aaron Watkins, BSc Veterinary Biosciences

One of the reasons I chose Surrey was for the amazing placement year opportunities and the potential work contacts I’d meet.

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My placement experience - Elizabeth Andrews, BSc Tourism Management

‭"I chose a placement at the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) in London ‭because of the important economic impact research it carries out, demonstrating ‭the industry’s global value."

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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.

First for graduate employability

The University of Surrey is number one for graduate employability when compared with chartered universities in England. According to data from the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA), 97 per cent of our 2013 graduates were in work (or further study) six months after graduation.

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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.

Do you have a question?

Get information, advice and support from the Student Services Centre. Visit the current students page.

Telephone: 01483 686868

Undergraduate bursaries and scholarships 2016

Starting at Surrey in 2016? Find out more about our bursaries and scholarships for undergraduate students.

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My placement experience – Emma Tracey, BSc Child Nursing

The staff at Surrey are incredibly supportive. Every teacher is passionate about giving you the best learning experience possible, and I’ve been lucky to have worked with inspiring and enthusiastic mentors.

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