We’re proud of our track record for graduate employability and offer a range of support to help students develop the skills that employers demand. We are also proud of our five-year average of 95 per cent employability (HESA) and that our students benefit from more than 2,300 placement partners.
Many of our degree programmes are accredited by professional, statutory and regulatory bodies.
We work with over 2,300 placement partners
Our Professional Training placement programme give students unique access to the world of work as part of their degree.
The majority of our programmes offer Professional Training placement opportunities, so a Surrey degree normally last four years.
Our pioneering Professional Training placement programme gives students the chance to experience a real working environment as an integral part of their degree.
Most of our programmes offer placement opportunities and we work with over 2,300 partner organisations to provide a wide range of valuable experiences.
Professional Training placements don't have to be in the UK - many of our students spend time working abroad as part of their degree.
Our on-campus Employability and Careers Centre is staffed by professional careers advisers who will help you to identify your skills and strengths and find the right opportunities.
The Employability and Careers Centre offers a variety of services to students including:
One-to-one careers guidance
Employer presentations on campus
Two annual careers fairs
Online vacancy bulletins
The Employability and Careers Centre runs two large Careers Fairs each year.
96.9 per cent of our students were in work or further study six months after graduating in 2014, according to figures from the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA)
Read our student profiles to learn more about life at Surrey, named 'Best University for Student Experience' by The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016.
You learn so much so quickly while on placement. I have worked with some great mentors who have taught me lots about midwifery and pushed me to help me meet my full potential.