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University of Surrey receives record number of UCAS applications

The University of Surrey has received the highest number of UCAS applications in its history, with a 24 per cent increase in applications since last year.  

University works with Surrey and Borders NHS Trust to deliver new innovative health services for dementia patients

University of Surrey named key partner in ‘Internet of Things’ NHS Innovation Test Bed projectTest Bed project will use a combination of robotics, wearable technology and remote monitoringUniversity of Surrey to turn data into a ‘common language’ to enable better health care services for dementia patients

Surrey recognised as a top 50 university for internationalisation

Times Higher Education places the University of Surrey 43rd in its top 200 list of the most international universities in the worldTop ranking reflects Surrey’s world-leading research and diversity, with students from 120 countries and over 50 per cent of research featuring an international co-authorHighlights Surrey’s international significance, with its global focus securing regional growth of £1.4bn for the UK economy 

Miniaturised optical devices enabled by carbon nano technology

Research published today in Nature’s Scientific Reports demonstrates carbon nanotubes creating wafer-thin, flat structures that enable the miniaturisation of a range of optical devices. Removing the need for traditional curved refracting lensing systems, which are generally bulky and expensive, will enable new compact optical systems based on this nanotechnology.

Surrey Deputy Vice-Chancellor awarded OBE

Royal honour recognises Professor Gill Nicholls' contribution to Higher Education.

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