Music and Sound

Our School of Arts is home to inspiring creative expertise across the musical genres and influential networks of internationally respected alumni and academics.

Ranked top four for music by The Guardian University Guide 2016 and second best music and sound recording department in the National Student Survey, Surrey offers wonderful opportunities in composition, musicology, performance and sound recording.

Our Music and Sound courses

Undergraduate courses

Postgraduate Study (Taught)

Postgraduate Study (Research)

Why Surrey?

Why we chose Surrey

Our students explain why they decided to come to Surrey and share what they love about living and studying here.

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Surrey named University of the Year

We’re proud to be University of the Year and University of the Year for Student Experience in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016.

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Surrey in a single word

We challenged our students to sum up the University of Surrey using just one word.

Discover what they said.

2,300+ partner organisations

Over the past five years, more than 2,300 partner organisations have worked with us to give students valuable experience in the professional environment.

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