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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.

Gareth Coffin

My Professional Training experience – Gareth Coffin (MEng Chemical Engineering) at Mondelez International

“I’ve realised just how great it feels to apply the theory you learn at university to a real, practical challenge. It is awesome to see the equations and maths come to life in a real system.”

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Carl Haines

My Professional Training experience – Carl Haines (MMath Mathematics) at CERN

“As well as increasing my knowledge of accelerator physics, I also developed my coding abilities and improved my French.”

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New chemical engineering facility replicates industrial experience for students

Surrey’s new £1.7m chemical engineering facility – which includes a fully operational process plant – officially opened its doors in September and is now home to undergraduate teaching across all years.

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Pupils working together at the University of Surrey to solve the fictitious animal disease

What killed Steve the Stag?

Pupils from secondary schools across Guildford visited the University’s School of Veterinary Medicine to solve the mysterious death of the University’s mascot, Steve the Stag.

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David Fishlock, with his 'Lifetime Achievement Award' at Eagle Radio's 2017 Local Heroes Awards

Guildford celebrates a local hero

An engineering technician and local resident who has worked at the University for almost 38 years received a 'Lifetime Achievement Award' at Eagle Radio's 2017 Local Heroes Awards.

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Martin Lennon, Councillor Nigel Manning and Professor Max Lu at the University of Surrey accommodation topping out ceremony

New student accommodation ‘topped out’ by the Mayor

The University celebrated an important construction milestone during the ‘topping out’ ceremony of its new student residences, which brought the £75m development on its Manor Park campus closer to completion.

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Alumni and Surrey staff in Mumbai

Academic staff meet up with graduates in India

Meeting up with our alumni wherever they are in the world is always a pleasure and we were delighted to welcome Surrey graduates to two receptions in India last week.

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Bike on campus

Surrey vies for Santander funding to launch bike hire scheme

Surrey has won through to the final stage of the Santander Cycles University Challenge to develop our own bespoke cycle hire scheme on campus. And we need your help to win!

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Surrey invites public to explore dark matter

The University’s astrophysicists staged ‘Seeing the Unseen’, a special event to celebrate Dark Matter Day on 31 October.

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