The University of Surrey provides free presentations to sixth form or college students, parents and teachers on a variety of topics.
About our presentations
Our friendly UK and EU schools liaison team, with more than 20 years of experience, is happy to attend parents’ evenings and deliver teacher training sessions.
We are available to present to students, parents, teachers and advisers as well as attend various higher education and careers events in schools and colleges.
We are happy to combine presentation topics, organise subject-specific sessions or deliver a bespoke session to suit your requirements.
Why go to university?
Addresses common concerns that affect a student’s decision on applying to University and discusses the benefits of higher education in general.
- Download brochure (PDF)
Choosing the right course and university
An outline of factors that students should consider when choosing a particular course or institution.
Making a UCAS application
A summary of how to apply through UCAS, including key deadlines and advice for early applicants.
A guide to personal statements
Provides advice and guidance on what admissions tutors are looking for in a competitive personal statement, including content and structure.
A guide to making the most out of the university experience, including what to expect in the first week, how to manage the workload, sports clubs and societies and money saving tips.
An overview of loans, grants, bursaries and scholarships available to students, with some tips on budgeting.
- View our Student finance presentation
Making the most of a UCAS exhibition
With so many universities present as UCAS conventions, the event can be quite confusing without preparation. This presentation provides guidance on ensuring students make the most of the day.