Our research takes place predominantly within large, cohesive groups. These groups use state-of-the-art facilities and provide postgraduate students with unique opportunities to pursue a variety of topics. Many of these topics have a multidisciplinary flavour and are underpinned by strong industrial links which have resulted in successful spin-out companies.
For a full list of our PhD opportunities please visit our Research Programmes page.
With over 500 postgraduate research students studying within the Faculty, we are justifiably proud of our record in postgraduate training and offer a rich variety of research topics for study delivered through PhD and EngD routes.
The Faculty Graduate School coordinates matters and works to ensure that students and staff interact across the Faculty to generate a vibrant intellectual community.
Industrial Doctorate Centres (IDC)
The University of Surrey hosts two prestigious EPSRC funded Industrial Doctorate Centres which offer EngD programmes in:
Evidence shows that EngD graduates achieve outstanding job offers, starting salaries and career progression.