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Published: 04 June 2014

Guardian puts Surrey in UK's top 15 universities for Music & Sound Recording

Rise of 5 places in The Guardian University Guide 2015 league table is music to Surrey's ears.

Surrey is now ranked among the UK's 15 best universities for music and sound recording, thanks to an impressive rise of 5 places to 13th in the Guardian University Guide league table 2015. The University as a whole moved into the top 6 for the first time, above institutions such as LSE, UCL, Durham, Lancaster and Warwick. The Guardian bases its rankings on factors such as teaching excellence, student satisfaction and employability rates.

The category covers our highly rated teaching and research in music, as well as the prestigious Tonmeister degree.

The University recently achieved a top-10 student satisfaction rating of 92 per cent in the National Student Survey (NSS), ranking us 9th in the UK.