Postgraduate research zone

Ideas can change world for the better, and we’re passionate about bringing them to life.

No matter how you see your future, a postgraduate research degree from Surrey will give you what you need to achieve your vision and create a better tomorrow, for all of us. Make Surrey part of your story.


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Interact with staff from the Doctoral College and current PhD researchers to find out more about what’s involved with a PhD, how to apply and the research community at Surrey.

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Led by a specialist impartial professional careers consultant, this presentation covers:

  • Why do a PhD? Exploring ambitions and interests
  • Career opportunities after a PhD
  • Transferable skills
  • Career development opportunities at the University of Surrey
  • Further support and advice.

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Chelsea Dainton

"I would certainly recommend Surrey. The support for researchers in the University is clearly signposted and flexible to meet each new student’s needs."

Chelsea Dainton, Psychology PhD