Further study

Why undertake postgraduate study?

About 40% of Surrey graduates undertake further study every year such as Postgraduate Certificates in Education, Diplomas, Masters and Doctorates. These range in length from 9 months to three years or more.

Reasons include the enjoyment of your chosen subject, your career requires a professional qualification, it may enhance your job prospects or you need to convert to a new career area.

If you are considering further study we can help you identify a course.  Browse through the material below for ideas.

Information leaflets

  • Applying for a PhD
  • Writing a Personal Statement for Postgraduate Applications
  • Routes into Teaching - agcas information sheet
  • About Postgraduate Studies - agcas information sheet

See all of our information leaflets.

Journey to work: postgraduate study

Access our video library.

Useful websites