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Keep up-to-date with the latest news from the University of Surrey. From high profile research discoveries to stories about the people at the heart of our thriving academic community, read on to find out what’s happening at Surrey and how our work is making an impact on the world.


Critically acclaimed author Monica Ali to remain as Distinguished Writer-in-Residence

Renowned author Monica Ali’s role as Distinguished Writer-in-Residence at the University of Surrey has been extended until October 2018.

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Meet the stars!

Come along to view the night’s skies at our latest star-gazing event on Wednesday, 13 December at 7pm.

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Languages  reunion

Golden celebration

Alumni who spanned Battersea and Surrey celebrated 50 years since starting their language degrees at a pub where they have also marked their 25th and 30th anniversaries.

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The Surrey Heartlands nursing associates at the University of Surrey

Nursing associate pilot arrives at the University of Surrey

The University of Surrey welcomes the new ‘nursing associate’ pilot programme.

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Graduates of 2017 – we want to talk to you about your career!

We will be contacting you between now and March to ask a few quick questions about your life post-Surrey for the Destination of Leavers from Higher Education survey.

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Solar panels

EPSRC funds vital energy storage research

Chemical engineering and chemistry academics at Surrey are collaborating to explore fundamental research into sodium-ion batteries (SIBs) – which could pave the way for a solution to the UK’s challenge of increasing renewable energy storage.

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Rebecca Clarke

My Professional Training experience – Rebecca Clarke (MEng Biomedical Engineering) at DePuy Synthes

“I felt I made a real difference and helped the team move forward as a result of my input. I even received a couple of official recognition awards for the work I produced and my contribution to the team.”

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Elizabeth Davis

My Professional Training experience – Elizabeth Davis (MEng Civil Engineering) at Hewson Consulting Engineers

“One of my top criteria for choosing a university was placement opportunities because it makes finding a job after graduation easier.”

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Students and panellists

Graduates share career tips with Surrey students

We recently welcomed three alumni back to campus to speak to undergraduates from our Literature and Languages degree programmes about careers and how to get ahead.

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