University of Surrey
Ranked 35th in the UK and 247th globally in the QS World University Rankings 2015/16, the University of Surrey offers a wide range of top ranking undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes. The University of Surrey is also regarded as one of the UK’s leading research universities with a global reputation for academic excellence. In the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise (RAE, 2008) 88% of Surrey’s research was rated as either "world class" or "internationally recognised".
Located within the beautiful, safe and secure campuses of Stag Hill and Manor Park, the University of Surrey is a ten minute walk from the historic market town of Guildford. Set in the heart of Surrey, voted the UK’s safest county, the University is just 40 minutes by train from central London and conveniently located close to Heathrow and Gatwick airports.
The University of Surrey offers cutting edge facilities; modern lecture theatres, teaching rooms, computer and science labs, a library, bookshop, post-office, convenience store, bank launderette and food and drink outlets. The university also has ample student accommodation available to all international students on both of our campuses. With nearly 2,500 en-suite rooms and a new student village, the university is pleased to offer high quality accommodation that feels like a home from home.
The Students Union offers over 50 clubs and societies run by and for the students, and the Surrey Sports Park offers state-of-the-art health and fitness facilities, including a fully equipped gym, swimming pool, climbing wall, tennis courts, sports pitches, exercise studios and much, much more.
The Student Body
The University Surrey is proud to be recognised as one of the most culturally diverse universities in the UK, with nearly 3,000 international students from over 130 countries.
The University of Surrey’s professionally focussed degrees develop a blend of knowledge, skills and experience that prepares our students for the working world. Surrey produces some of the most employable graduates in the UK. The latest statistics show that 96.7% of Surrey graduates are entering employment or further study within 6 months of graduating – the best figure of any chartered university in England.