University of Surrey receives an ‘International University of the year 2015’ award by the Higher Education Review of India
28 January 2016
The Higher Education Review of India awarded the University of Surrey an ‘International University of the year 2015’ in recognition of the positive impact the institute has made on Society and the Education Fraternity.
26 January 2016
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The University of Surrey has been recognised for its outstanding international focus, achieving 43rd place in the Times Higher Education’s top 200 list of the most international universities in the world.
11 December 2015
On Thursday 10 December, the University of Surrey welcomed three visitors from our FHMS Exchange partner, Okayama University in Japan.
27 November 2015
The annual Vice-Chancellor’s Awards dinner took place on Monday 23rd November at the Lakeside restaurant, where finalists from six categories were invited to join the Vice-Chancellor and colleagues for a celebratory dinner.
16 October 2015
The International Relations Office welcomes 34 Erasmus+ and 24 Exchange students from 38 different institutions across 17 countries.
15 September 2015
The University of Surrey is pleased to announce the signing of a university-wide student exchange agreement with the University of Wollongong, Australia.
12 August 2015
International Relations Office hosts visitors from Yamaguchi University, Japan.
10 June 2015
On 3 June a senior delegation of higher education officials from Algeria were welcomed to the University of Surrey, meeting with Professor Vince Emery (Pro Vice-Chancellor International) and a number of other senior colleagues.
Professor Vince Emery welcomed a delegation from the Ministry of Education from the Republic of Armenia
10 June 2015
The visit on 9 June was organised by the British Council, with the aim of providing the delegation with an overview of the design and assessment processes of our doctoral programmes.
26 November 2014
The 'Study and Work Abroad Fair' was held on Wednesday 12th November in SPLASH.
10 November 2014
Michèle Birtel, Lecturer in Social Psychology, and Peter Hegarty, Professor and Head of the School of Psychology, are going to visit the Psychology Department at the University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy.
27 October 2014
Jessica Fielding was awarded the UGPN PhD Mobility Award this year which allowed her to travel to the University of Sao Paulo, one of Surrey’s partner Universities.
13 October 2014
Professor Vince Emery (Pro Vice-Chancellor, International Relations) visited NTU (Nanyang Technological University), Singapore in July 2014 with whom we have a university-wide student exchange programme.
10 September 2014
Shantel Ehrenberg, Lecturer in Dance and Theatre, visited Jiangnan University Dance Department, in Wuxi, China in July, 2014.
26 August 2014
In deciding and planning for my Sabbatical leave from the University of Patras last year, I had tried to locate a British University Department that would best reinvigorate my academic energy, would prove advantageous for my skills and my knowledge, and would allow me to positively contribute to my University’s academic plans once I returned.
26 August 2014
The School of English and Languages gave a warm welcome to Professor Dihua Yang, Vice Dean of the College of Foreign Languages at Guangxi University, when she visited the campus last week.
22 July 2014
11 July 2014
Dr Christopher Wiley delivered a paper at the 'Words About Music' conference held at Monash University Law Chambers, Melbourne on 12 April 2014, attended by scholars from across Australia and the UK representing musicology, literature, history, and sociology.
7 July 2014
On Monday 30th June, Professor Phil Powrie, Executive Dean for the Faculty of Arts and Human Sciences and Professor Breen-Smyth, Associate Dean International visited the Taipei Representative Office in London to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with the Taiwanese Government.
17 June 2014
This year all FAHS final year undergraduate students were invited to apply for a prize of £50 cash, for achievement in international work in relation to their performance of study and/or area of specification.
Lead Interpreter Dr Kevin Lin from China teaches on the MA Business Interpreting in Chinese and English
12 May 2014
A lecturer on the MA Business Interpreting in Chinese and English (BICE) at the University of Surrey, Dr Kevin Lin OBE is the Lead Interpreter (Chinese) of the Foreign Office of the UK Government and has interpreted for the Queen, four Prime Ministers and generations of leading politicians. He regularly works in subject areas where the margin for error is zero - Tibet, Taiwan and Human Rights among them. His repertoire ranges from climate change to law, from economics to insurance, from engineering to derivatives.
Prof Vince Emery represented the University at the International Exhibition & Conference on Higher Education, Riyadh
30 April 2014
Professor Vince Emery and Aqila Kaleem represented the University at the International Exhibition & Conference on Higher Education (IECHE) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia from 15th to 18th April.
21 March 2014
The International Relations Office recently hosted a visit by a delegation from the University of Malaya led by their Vice-Chancellor, Professor Dato’ Dr. Mohd Amin Jalaludin.
7 March 2014
17 February 2014
Several promising students pass Guildford School of Acting auditions held at the Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts.
11 February 2014
6 February 2014
Surrey has achieved 39th position in the prestigious Top 100 List, based on the International Outlook indicator from the Times Higher Education World University rankings for 2013-14.
5 February 2014
The University of Surrey has been ranked in the top 50 of the world’s most international universities by the Times Higher Education (THE).
Pro Vice-Chancellor of International Relations, Professor Vince Emery attended the launch of the Global Innovation Initiative at Lancaster House
21 November 2013
The Global Innovation Initiative at Lancaster House was supported by Martin Davidson CMG, Chief Executive, British Council; Rt Hon. David Willetts MP, Minister for Universities and Science, UK and The Honorable Matthew W. Barzun, Ambassador of the United States of America.
Katie Sharpe from the International Student Recruitment team at Surrey meets students at the University of Central Florida (UCF)
21 November 2013
Katie Sharpe meets students at the University of Central Florida (UCF) who are coming to Surrey for the Spring semester together with Surrey students currently spending a semester at UCF’s Rosen School of Hospitality.
21 November 2013
Prof Gurmohan Singh Walia, Vice-Chancellor of the Sri Guru Granth Sahib World University and Dr Dharminder Singh Ubha, Director of Education of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) visited the University this month.
Surrey’s most successful Study and Work Abroad Fair was held this week for first and second year students.
15 November 2013
The fair was held this week for first and second year students thinking of spending part of their degree at one of our partner universities, working abroad in Europe with Erasmus funding, doing a lab placement at a UGPN partner in Brazil or attending a summer school in Seoul (South Korea) or Ribeirão Preto (Brazil).
13 November 2013
Margaret Westwood met Aimee Felone to hear about Aimee’s time at the University of Central Florida (UCF)
23 October 2013
Margaret Westwood, who annually has donated a bursary for one of Surrey’s students spending a year in the USA, met Aimee Felone and Professor Vince Emery, PVC International Relations to hear about Aimee’s time at the University of Central Florida (UCF).
17 October 2013
Science without Borders, Erasmus and Exchange students enjoyed watching Surrey United play the Durham Wildcats during their first few weeks at the University of Surrey.
23 September 2013
Following a national competition for all Student Unions to enter a competition to win Jenson Button's race helmet from the 2013 British Grand Prix, the Santander judging panel awarded the first prize to the University of Surrey Students' Union.
18 September 2013
A warm-hearted welcome by the School of Psychology to our new PhD students from São Paolo.
12 September 2013
A Poster Exhibition held at the University on the 4th September 2013 marked the culmination of the summer placements completed by Surrey’s 41 Science without Borders students.
5 September 2013
The inaugural Robert Earl Scholarships have been awarded to students across the School of Hospitality and Tourism Management.
5 September 2013
BSc Accounting & Finance student Stephanie Lee has been awarded the DUO Singapore Exchange Fellowship Award to help fund her exchange at Nanyang Technological University this coming autumn semester.
29 July 2013
Pro Vice-Chancellor (International Relations), Professor Vince Emery comments on the higher education global market
26 July 2013
A group of 26 students from SII DUFE in Dalian, China accompanied by two members of staff which included Dr Lei Xiaomin, the Party Secretary and Deputy Dean at SII, DUFE have just spent an enjoyable week at the University of Surrey.
21 June 2013
The International Relations Office recently hosted a visit from Ambassador Tibor Nagy from Texas Tech University to discuss ways of enhancing the interaction between the two universities, especially in the fields of student mobility, opportunities for PTY placements, and research interactions in engineering.
20 June 2013
Annette Kratz attended the NAFSA Conference in St Louis, USA.
The Study Abroad Coordinator from the University of Central Florida visited the University of Surrey
20 June 2013
Maureen Waked, the Study Abroad Coordinator from the University of Central Florida visited the University of Surrey
17 June 2013
Ambassador Tibor Nagy Jr. Vice Provost for International Affairs at Texas Tech University on a visit to University of Surrey with Pro Vice-Chancellor Vince Emery and Associate Deans Professors Paul Smith and Marie Breen-Smyth.
15 May 2013
Read the first issue of the IAS (Institute of Advanced Studies) newsletter here.
14 May 2013
A group of Surrey’s 'Science Without Borders' students recently made short presentations to undergraduate and masters’ students.
Vince Emery and Annette Kratz represented the University at the International Higher Education Exhibition in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
30 April 2013
Professor Vince Emery and Annette Kratz represented the University at the International Higher Education Exhibition in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
30 April 2013
The International Relations Office recently took a group of ‘Exchange’ and ‘Science Without Borders’ students on a cultural outing to Polesden Lacey, a beautiful Edwardian house and garden set deep in the rolling Surrey countryside and one of the National Trust’s top 10 most visited properties in the UK.