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The knowledge and expertise of our academic staff ensure the quality of all our courses, so that you are well placed to progress to the next stage of your career.

Outstanding teaching

Based on the evidence available, the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) Panel judged that the University of Surrey delivers consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students. It is of the highest quality found in the UK.

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Graduate prospects

Many of our graduates start their careers with some of the most sought-after employers including:

  • BAE Systems
  • Ashcombe School
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • TSB Group
  • ICAP
  • Thames Water.
  • Royal Bank of Scotland
  • Accenture
  • Civil Service
  • Bluefin
  • UniChem
  • QinetiQ.
  • KPMG
  • The Economist
  • Lloyds Bank
  • Friends Provident
  • Generics UK
  • Liverpool Victoria Insurance.

What we have to offer

We run various seminars which introduce topics and problems that show the beauty of mathematics and are involved in research across areas such as wave energy, industrial ecology, systems biology, space mission design and meteorology.

Why study with us?

Mathematics graduates have many highly desirable and transferable skills such as, logical and analytical thought processes, problem solving skills and good IT skills.

These attributes would make you suitable for careers such as accountancy, actuary, financial advisor, financial trader, software design, computer analyst, statistical programing, weather modelling, flood prevention modelling, engineering and in the pharmaceutical industry to name a few. As well as being a perfectly qualified primary or secondary school maths teacher.

Student life

Learn more about student life at Surrey, ranked top 10 in The Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2018.

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Professor Steve Schochet from Tel Aviv University visits Department

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Turner-Bridges paper to appear in the European Journal of Mechanics B/Fluids

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