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University of Surrey

URL: http://www.surrey.ac.uk/



The University of Surrey has risen in all major league tables for UK universities in the past year.

We climbed from eighth to sixth place in The Guardian University Guide, moved up to eighth place in the Complete University Guide 2016  and achieved eleventh position in The Times/Sunday Times Good University Guide 2015.


If you want a university that gives you the best possible chance of a great career, then Surrey's the place for you. Surrey's students are the most employable in the UK.



University rankings at a glance





6th in The Guardian University Guide 2015


1st • Electronic and Electrical Engineering
2nd • Hospitality, Event Management and Tourism
3rd • Modern Languages and Linguistics
4th • Civil Engineering
5th • Drama and Dance
6th • Politics
6th • Economics
9th • Computer Science and Information Systems
9th • Sociology
10th • Accounting and Finance
11th • Psychology

12th • Mechanical Engineering


The University of Surrey has many courses for students to choose from, offering a variety of subjects at undergraduate level. The University is well-received by local and international students, with submissions to the university increasing by 55% between 2006 and 2008. As of 2011 there are 14,441 students and over 2,300 staff at the University of Surrey.

The City of Guildford

The University of Surrey is situated in Guildford, Surrey. It is near the airports of Heathrow and Gatwick, and is only 40 minutes away from London Waterloo station by train.

Guildford has a range of attractions for just about everyone.

Leisure: The Guildford Spectrum leisure complex has swimming pools, an ice rink, a bowling alley and more.

Shopping: Tunsgate Square Shopping Centre is an attractive shopping town located in the heart of Guildford.

Food: There is a wide range of restaurants, cafes, fast food outlets and pubs to choose from.

Movies: The Odeon cinema is situated very close to the town centre, opposite the Guildford central train station.

Arts: There are a number of galleries in Guildford, including the Watts Gallery, the Harvey Gallery and the Red Biddy Gallery. Guildford also houses Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre.

Historical Monuments: Guildford is home to the Guildford Cathedral and the Guildford Castle.

Nature: Cruise down the river at the Guildford Boathouse, trek with Llamas in the Surrey Hills or visit the Loseley Park and Gardens.


Why Choose the University of Surrey?

Practical Research

The University of Surrey concentrates on research that is pertinent and applicable. It also possesses and manages the Surrey Research Park, which is a research centre for technology, science, health and engineering.

International Student Body

The University of Surrey has a practice of accepting international students from all over the world. It has students from more than 145 different countries. A sizeable amount of university accommodation is available, with the majority being single study bedrooms with a shared kitchen and either shared or ensuite bathroom facilities. There is also many clubs to choose from at the University of Surrey, including over 20 international societies.

No. 1 in Graduate Employment

Most of all, the University of Surrey is notorious for its steady and unsurpassed graduate employment track record. Graduates from the University of Surrey have fantastic employment prospects and are constantly ranked as the most employable graduates of any UK University. As reported by The Guardian in February 2011, the University of Surrey is rated number 1 for graduate employability in the UK by the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA). The University of Surrey believes that this is because 65% of its undergraduate students take on an industrial placement during the duration of their studies.

No. 1 in Hospitality and Tourism

The University of Surrey is ranked number 1 among all the UK universities for Tourism, according to both the Times Good University Guide 2013 and The Guardian University Guide 2011.

The University of Surrey's Ranking

Information extracted from The Times Good University Guide 2014

Information extracted from The Times Good University Guide 2015
Information extracted from The Guardian University Guide 2011
Subject Area
Subject Area
Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering 8  BioSciences   9 
Biological Sciences 7  Chemistry  29
Civil Engineering 7  Computer Science  26
Chemical Engineering 10  Drama and Dance  19
Chemistry 20  Electrical and Electronic Eng  2
Computer Science 30  Economics  16
Electrical and Electronic Engineering 2  Tourism and Leisure management  1
Economics 8  Music   23
Food Science 2  Mathematics  8
Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation and Tourism 1  Nursing 16
Mechanical Engineering 10  Psychology 26
Music 14  Sociology 9
Mathematics 11  Overall 20
Nursing 14    
Politics 27    
Sociology 4    
Overall 11    

Foundation Courses @University of Surrey ISC

The International Foundation Year at the University of Surrey International Study Centre offers a bridging pathway for students with GCE O Levels.

There are three foundation routes to choose from:

  • Business, Management and Economics
  • Law, Politics and International Studies
  • Engineering, Science and Mathematics

Students successfully completing the foundation program commencing in September and January can apply for progression to the 1st year of the Undergraduate degree course in September at the University.

Contact us for FREE ASSISTANCE to apply for University of Surrey.

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Courses Available


  • Creative Music Technology
  • Dance Cultures
  • Dance Studies
  • English Literature
  • Film Studies
  • Master of Music
  • Media Studies
  • Multimedia Signal Processing Systems
  • Music
  • Musicology
  • Operating Department Practice
  • Sociology, Culture and Media
  • Theatre Studies
  • Theatre Studies


  • Accounting and Finance
  • Business and Retail Management
  • Business Interpreting in Chinese and English
  • Business Management
  • Business Translation with Interpreting
  • Communication and International Marketing
  • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)
  • European Politics, Business and Law
  • Information and Business Systems Engineering
  • Intercultural Communication with International Business
  • International Business Management
  • International Marketing Management
  • International Retail Marketing
  • Marketing Management
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Tourism Marketing


  • Learning and Teaching for Professional Practice


  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Bridge Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Information and Process Systems Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Media Engineering
  • Medical Engineering
  • Microwave Engineering and Wireless Subsystems Design
  • Petroleum Refining Systems Engineering
  • Process and Environmental Systems Engineering
  • Process Systems Engineering
  • Renewable Energy Systems Engineering
  • Satellite Communications Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
  • Water and Environmental Engineering


  • Environmental Psychology
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Health and Social Care
  • Health Care Management
  • Health Psychology
  • Medical Imaging
  • Midwifery Studies
  • Nursing Studies
  • Nutritional Medicine
  • Occupational and Organisational Psychology
  • Pharmaceutical Medicine
  • Practitioner Doctorate in Clinical Psychology
  • Practitioner Doctorate in Psychotherapeutic and Counselling Psychology
  • Psychological Therapy: Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT)
  • Psychology
  • Public Health Practice
  • Research Methods in Psychology
  • Social Psychology


  • Food Management
  • International Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • International Hospitality Management
  • International Hotel Management
  • Tourism Development
  • Tourism Management
  • Tourism Management


  • European and International Politics
  • European Politics
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Event Management
  • International Financial Management
  • International Intervention
  • International Politics

Information Technology

  • Computing
  • Information Systems
  • Internet Computing
  • Management Information Systems


  • Criminology and Sociology
  • Criminology, Criminal Justice and Social Research
  • Employment Law
  • European Law
  • International Commercial Law
  • International Law
  • Justice


  • Advanced Gynaecological Endoscopy
  • Advanced Materials
  • Advanced Practice
  • Applied Toxicology
  • Audiovisual Translation
  • Clinical Pharmacology
  • Communications Networks and Software
  • Drug Discovery
  • Economics
  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental Strategy
  • Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis
  • Language Studies
  • Management
  • Mobile and Satellite Communications
  • Mobile Communications Systems
  • Monolingual Subtitling and Audio Description
  • Nanotechnology and Nanoelectronic Devices
  • Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Operations and Logistics Management
  • Paramedic Practice
  • Petroleum Downstream Technology
  • Political Studies
  • Professional Practice
  • Public Service Interpreting
  • Radiation and Environmental Protection
  • Radiation Detection and Instrumentation
  • Security Technologies and Applications
  • Social Research Methods
  • Sociology
  • Sound Recording (Tonmeister)
  • Space Technology and Planetary Exploration
  • Space Technology and Planetary Exploration
  • Supervision and Consultation: Psychotherapeutic and Organisational Approaches
  • Sustainable Development
  • Toxicology
  • Translation
  • Translation Studies
  • Translation Studies with Intercultural Communication
  • Water Regulation and Management


  • Biochemistry
  • Biomedical Science
  • Chemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Food Science
  • Mathematics
  • Medical Physics
  • Microbiology
  • Physics
  • Physics (EuroMasters)
  • Veterinary Biosciences

Urban Planning

  • Transport Planning and Practice


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UK Education offers independent thinking, give you the freedom to develop your ideas, make discoveries and develop real skills that employers are looking for. UK has produced more than 100 Nobel Prize winners, a testimonial that UK graduates are at the forefront of the creative and research industries  With many renowned ancient Universities such Cambridge, Oxford, Edinburgh, UK is one of the most popular destination for further education for students all over the world.

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