Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences

The Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences covers the core engineering disciplines of aeronautical engineering, civil engineering, chemical engineering, electronic engineering and mechanical engineering alongside the specific disciplines of chemistry, computing, mathematics and physics.

Our departments

Department of Chemistry

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Department of Physics

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Department of Computer Science

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Department of Chemical and Process Engineering

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Department of Mechanical Engineering Sciences

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Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

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Department of Mathematics

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Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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About us

We have an outstanding reputation for excellence in research and teaching, a strong enterprise culture and an excellent record of graduate employment.

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Our research

Our work ranges in scale from nuclear physics to interplanetary space exploration, and we have an enviable reputation for the contributions we have made towards a variety of challenges faced by our society.

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Study here

Find out more about degrees we offer, our postgraduate research and professional development.

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Graduate School

The Graduate School provides a home for the Faculty’s 650 plus research students and engineers.

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Latest News

Press release

First large scale study of cocaine users leads to breakthrough in drug testing

Scientists from the University of Surrey have developed a rapid and highly sensitive fingerprint test that can take just seconds to confirm whether someone has used cocaine.

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Press release

Professor Alf Adams awarded with the Guildford Roll of Honour

Professor Alf Adams, inventor of life-changing technology that boosted the digital revolution, has been awarded the 2017 Guildford Roll of Honour.

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News story

CPE Ranked Third for Student Satisfaction

Survey Success for CPE

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