Undergraduate courses

Our courses will encourage you to develop your linguistic and cultural skills through exciting and innovative approaches to learning, as well as giving you the opportunity to study and work abroad.

Top 10

We are ranked top 10 for Iberian languages and for French in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023.

Top 10

We are ranked 6th in the UK for Iberian studies and 9th for French studies in the National Student Survey 2022.

Graduate outcomes

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The Graduate Outcomes survey 2022 found that 95% of Surrey undergraduates are in work or further education.*

This is the largest survey of employment and further study outcomes for UK graduates. 

*UK domiciled graduates of full-time, undergraduate qualifications, in full-time employment, from higher education institutions.

Language placements

On our language courses, Professional Training placements are compulsory. Recent students have worked for a host of organisations and companies, including:

French speakers

  • British Council
  • EDF France
  • Havas Group
  • Office du Tourisme
  • RTE International

German speakers

  • British Council
  • Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD)
  • Ernst & Young
  • Fork Unstable Media
  • InterNations GmbH
  • Investitionsbank Schleswig-Holstein
  • Lionshome GmbH

Spanish speakers

  • 1Global Translators (Barcelona)
  • British Council
  • Havas Group
  • Hotel Arts
  • International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
  • Macmillan Iberia
  • Koma
  • Volkswagen
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Scholarships and bursaries

Discover how we may be able to support your studies with a host of bursaries and scholarships directly from the University of Surrey and external providers.

Undergraduate guide

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