The School of Biosciences and Medicine is committed to the Athena SWAN principles, recognising that academia will achieve maximum potential by embracing diversity and combatting inequality. We are proud to hold a Silver Athena SWAN award.
Our biosciences graduates have secured roles at multinational companies and prestigious institutions such as:
Our mission is to improve human and animal health through top-ten teaching and world-leading discovery and translational research in biosciences and medicine.
As a Sport and Exercise Sciences student you'll have access to the Surrey Human Performance Institute, which provides a range of physiological assessments to help people learn more about their health status and optimise their fitness and performance.
Scientists from the University of Surrey have won funding from the UK Space Agency to develop microgravity experiments that could lead to humans becoming better adapted to living in space.
"The research culture we have at Surrey is supportive, sociable and inspiring which makes a staggering difference to my perspective, outlook and motivation."
"I decided to undertake research at Surrey, as I wanted to be part of an institution with strong core values that I believe in and be part of the dynamic research group led by Professor La Ragione."