Postgraduate Research Experience Survey privacy notice

The institution running the Postgraduate Research Experience Survey (PRES) is the University of Surrey. We have a named Data Protection Officer, Elizabeth Powis, who can be contacted via

By taking part in this survey, you will help us to better understand your experience of postgraduate research programmes at Surrey, what lives up to expectations and what does not, what difficulties and challenges you face, and how we can improve things.

One of our responsibilities is to tell you about the different ways we collect and use your personal data. This statement provides details about these uses. In addition to this statement, you may be given further information about the uses of your personal data when you use certain services offered by the University of Surrey.

Any personal data you give us when you respond to this survey will be processed only with your consent which you give at the start of the survey.