Other African countries

At the University of Surrey, we have a long history of welcoming international students from all around the world, including many African countries. Our beautiful safe campus is situated in Guildford which is just 40 minutes by train from London and close to Heathrow and Gatwick airports. If you have any questions about studying at Surrey, please contact your dedicated Surrey contacts Ann-Marie Agyeman or Annie May.

Join our international community

Entry requirements

We have country-specific guidance to help you in your application.

Stay connected

@surreyint

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Great to see such a wonderful turn out for the Veterinary Medicine #SurreyOpenDay session today. Don't forget to ch… https://t.co/WJOneXN8qK
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Calling all Thai students! We'll be participating in the SI-UK Thailand virtual fair on the 3rd July. Find out more… https://t.co/5qqIVTEKus
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Visas and immigration

If you’re an international student you may need to apply for a visa or approval by the Academic Technology Approval Scheme before commencing your studies with us.

Undergraduate webinars

Postgraduate webinars

Guidance and support

Read our guidance on making preparations for your new life in the UK and access our tailored English language support once you arrive at the University.

An international community

With students from over 140 different countries, we’re proud to be one of the most culturally diverse universities in the UK.