We are proud that international scholars make up one third of our student population.
We welcome you with open arms and offer you exceptional support on our beautiful, green campuses.
We focus on your future career from day one.
We are here to help you before you leave home, during your journey, when you arrive and after you graduate.
International Offer Holder Webinar Series
Confirming your place at Surrey
Join us for this session to learn about how to confirm your place at Surrey. We’ll be answering your questions on the next steps, telling you about the key dates to mark in your calendar and how to apply for scholarships and accommodation.
- Date: Wednesday 28 February 2024
- Time: 4-5pm (GMT)
Applying for accommodation
In this session, we’ll be talking about our bustling life on campus and how to apply to live in our halls of residence. We’ll be taking you on a virtual tour to show how easy it will be for you to get from your room to classes and your new favourite places to relax on campus!
- Date: Friday 8 March 2024
- Time: 1-2pm (GMT)
Revision top tips from university academics
Join us to hear from some of our top academics who will share their top tips regarding revision for your upcoming exams. They will share advice on how to prepare for the transition to studying at University, compared to school or college. We’ll also remind you of some key dates and talk about how to apply for our international excellence scholarship.
- Date: Wednesday 20 March 2024
- Time: 2-3pm (GMT)
Last chance: don’t miss out on scholarship and accommodation opportunities!
Join us for this session to learn about how to confirm your place at Surrey. The deadline to apply for accommodation and scholarships are quickly approaching, so we will explain the process. We’ll be answering your questions on the next steps and reminding you of key dates.
- Date: Friday 19 April 2024
- Time: 4-5pm (BST)
Confirming your place at Surrey
Join us for this session to learn about how to confirm your place at Surrey. From providing the required documents, to thinking about your visa application, we’ll be answering your questions on the next steps. We’ll talk you through the key dates and make sure you know how to apply for accommodation by the upcoming deadline. We’ll also share some top tips on how to prepare for University over the summer holidays!
- Date: Wednesday 3 July 2024
- Time: 2-3pm (BST)
Getting ready to arrive at Surrey next month
Not long to go until you are a Surrey student! This session will talk through how to apply for your student visa, securing accommodation and the support services that you can familiarise yourself with, ahead of arriving on campus. We will share top tips about what to do over the next few weeks, to make your arrival to University (and the UK) as smooth as possible!
- Date: Monday 19 August 2024
- Time: 9 -10am (BST)
£5,000 International Excellence Award
This prestigious award recognises academic excellence and is awarded to self-funded undergraduate students starting a bachelor's degree at the University of Surrey in September 2024.
This fee discount for international students’ first year of study is awarded through assessment of previous academic performance, predicted grades and personal statement.
Why I love the University of Surrey: a campus tour
International student, Daniella, takes us around her favourite places on campus and tells us why she loves the University of Surrey. Explore the beautiful green outdoors, MySurrey Hive, Surrey Sports Park and more.
Prepare for your arrival
We will be emailing you later in the summer with details of preparing for your arrival. In the meantime, have a browse through these international students’ guides.