School of Mathematics and Physics

Welcome to the School of Mathematics and Physics. Our friendly community dedicate themselves to delivering world-leading research and inspirational research-led teaching. We offer world-class facilities, industry partnerships, and an inclusive and welcoming student experience.

Our research and teaching encompass a broad spectrum of areas ranging from pure and applied mathematics and statistics to theoretical and experimental physics.

Cutting-edge research

Academics are world-leaders in their research fields

Fantastic facilities

Home to high-performance computing clusters, observatory, and state-of-the-art teaching laboratories

World-leading placement programme

Students gain hands-on experience in research, industry, healthcare, and government

Our research

Our research focuses on big questions in areas of pure and applied mathematics and statistics as well as theoretical and experimental physics.

Read our blogs

Mathematics blog

Physics blog

Welcoming the community

We organise lots of events throughout the year for our Surrey community ranging from stargazing to comedy nights.

Upcoming events

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