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, Annie or Ololade.
Join our international community
We have country-specific guidance to help you in your application.
Latest blog posts
Nairobi to Manor Park: Part IV
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Nairobi to Manor Park: Part III
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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.
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.