9am - 5pm
Wednesday 5 June - Thursday 6 June 2019

Universities of Surrey and Sussex joint EU/UK teachers' conference

The University of Surrey and the University of Sussex look forward to welcoming you to our inaugural joint teachers’ conference.

As part of the conference, you will spend a full day at each institution. 

This event is a fantastic opportunity to learn more about two leading institutions based in the south of the UK.

University of Surrey

Conference overview

As part of the event you will receive:

  • An introduction to specialist course areas
  • Tours of the campuses and facilities
  • Overviews of support and services available for current students
  • Speak with admissions advisers
  • Meet current students 
  • Free accommodation (EU/international delegates only)
  • Lunch and dinner on both days*

*UK delegates are invited to the day programme where lunch will be provided

Information for EU/international delegates

Three night's accommodation, meals and evening entertainment are included, as well as transport from the University of Surrey to the University of Sussex on Thursday 6 June.

Delegates attending the UCAS International Teachers’ and Advisers’ Conference in Glasgow will be offered a transfer from Gatwick airport to Guildford on the evening of Tuesday 4 June.

Information for UK delegates

UK delegates are welcome to join us on the day programme:

  • University of Surrey    
  • University of Sussex

About the host universities

University of Surrey

The University of Surrey is one of the UK’s top professional, scientific and technological universities. With students from over 120 different countries, we’re proud to be one of the most culturally-diverse universities in the UK. The University’s beautiful campus offers students the best of both worlds. Our safe, self-contained student community is just ten minutes’ walk from Guildford town centre and it takes just 34 minutes to reach London. 

The University of Surrey has received a prestigious Gold award in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). Surrey has a strong focus on and an outstanding record for graduate employability. We are unique in providing Professional Training placements to almost all of our undergraduates, regardless of their degree subject. Over the past five years, more than 2,300 partner organisations have worked with us to give our students valuable work placements in the UK and abroad.

University of Sussex

The University of Sussex is a leading research-intensive university on the south coast of England. One hour south of London, 10 minutes from the famous and vibrant seaside city of Brighton, and just 30 minutes from Gatwick airport, the University of Sussex is ideally located for students who seek a welcoming campus environment, within easy distance of a local city and the UK’s capital.

Sussex is proud to be the only UK university situated within a National Park, offering a truly beautiful setting for living and study, twinned with a lively and bustling beach city close by. Sussex offers over 200 degrees, with opportunities to study abroad, or undertake work placements and internships. The University of Sussex’s flagship subject is Development Studies, where we are consistently ranked #1 in the world.

Example programme


Tuesday 4 June 

Wednesday 5 June

Thursday 6 June

Friday 7 June



Breakfast at hotel

Breakfast at hotel and travel to the University of Sussex 

Breakfast at hotel


Travel from Glasgow to London Gatwick Airport

University of Surrey visit

University of Sussex visit



Accommodation in Guildford

Evening activities and accommodation in Guildford

Evening activities and accommodation in Brighton


Further details coming soon

More details on the conference programme will be announced in due course.

Contact us

For any queries, please contact Claire Johnson, Masterclasses and Enrichment Manager at claire.johnson@surrey.ac.uk

Universities of Surrey and Sussex joint EU/UK teachers' conference