United Kingdom

University of Surrey

Key Information

Rank 422 Location Guildford GU2 7XH, United Kingdom Established 1966 International Students 33%
Famous Courses BSc (Hons), MMath, BA (Hons), LLB (Hons), MSci, MChem, MComp, BEng (Hons), MEng, LLB (Hons), MPhys, MSc, LLM, MBA, MA, MSc, MRes, PGCE, PGCert, PGDip International Fees 17,000 GBP

University of Surrey in UK

The University of Surrey is a campus university in Guildford, England, in the southeast of the country and it was established in 1966 . The University offers excellent train links to London, which is only 35 minutes away. The Times & Sunday Times University Guide named it 'University of the Year' in 2016. It has around 16,000 students from over 140 countries.

The University is divided into three faculties: the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences, and the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, all of which provide undergraduate and doctoral degrees.

More student housing, the School of Veterinary Medicine, and the £36 million Surrey Sports Park may be found at the Manor Park site, which is only a 20-minute walk away.

When Surrey achieved a prestigious Gold medal in the first ever Teaching Excellence Framework, it was recognised as a ‘outstanding' institution, demonstrating the university's commitment to inspiring students and equipping them for a bright future. With courses geared to provide the required skills and experience to flourish in the working world, the University produces highly employable graduates.

Services for International Students

From the moment they decide to apply until they finish, international students have access to support from the University of Surrey. This includes the following:

  • Academic services include a department-specific personal tutor, study areas, materials, and language assistance.
  • Students' Union — in addition to hosting exciting events and activities, the SU represents students and offers assistance with academic challenges, housing, and other concerns.

Student Opportunities.

Between their second and final year of undergraduate study, the University collaborates with over 2,300 partner organisations throughout the world to provide chances for students to put their knowledge into practise and get real-world experience. Boeing, Morgan Stanley, IBM, and the Walt Disney Company are among the worldwide corporations involved. Over the course of a one-year Professional Training placement, students strengthen their personal, intellectual, and professional skills.

Accommodation

On its Paisley, Ayr, and Hamilton campuses, the University of the West of Scotland has little under 1,000 residential places, while the University of Glasgow manages the Dumfries campus. Paisley's campus housing was rebuilt for £17.6 million recently. All rooms are self-contained, with first-year students being given priority.

Surrey works hard to assist students in achieving their career objectives. Students learn the qualities that companies want in the global job market through employability, career management, and entrepreneurial support. Within six months after graduation, 94 percent of University of Surrey alumni are working in a professional capacity (HESA 2018).

Ranking

  • 32nd position in  the Times University Guide 2022
  • 57th position inr  the Guardian University Guide 2022
  • 272nd palthan then QS World University Rankings 2022.

Location

The main campus of the University of Surrey is located on Stag Hill, close to Guildford's centre and adjacent to Guildford Cathedral. A second campus, located a short distance away at Manor Park, was built to supplement existing housing, academic buildings, and athletic facilities. London is about a half-hour train ride away, and Gatwick and Heathrow airports are both easily accessible.

The beautiful grounds that surround the main campus are classified as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and they include country taverns, classic attractions like Box Hill, and acres of countryside for walking or cycling.

Alumni

  • Jeremy Kyle, (Broadcaster)
  • Jim Abbiss (Music producer)
  • Sir Alec Issigonis, (Designer)
  • E. F. Schumacher, (Economist)
  • Jim Al-Khalili , (Theoretical Physicist)
  • Ameenah Gurib, (President of Mauritius)
  • Linda Papadopoulos, (Psychologist)
  • Marion Vernese Williams, (Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados)
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Course

Under graduate

  • Nutrition and Dietetics BSc (Hons)
  • Nutrition BSc (Hons)
  • Nursing Studies (Registered Nurse Mental Health Nursing) BSc (Hons)
  • BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies (Registered Nurse Children and Young People Nursing) BSc (Hons)
  • Nursing Studies (Registered Nurse Adult Nursing) BSc (Hons)
  • Musical Theatre BA (Hons)

Post graduate

  • Psychology (Conversion) MSc
  • Psychological Intervention (CBT) PGDip
  • Process Systems Engineering MSc
  • Primary and Community Care (District Nursing) (SPQ) MSc
  • Physics MSc
  • Primary and Community Care (Community Children's Nursing) (SPQ) MSc

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Scholarship

On receipt of documentation of the award from Surrey and where we can confirm that you actually studied in Guildford, students graduating in the summer of 2022, as well as alumni from previous years, may be eligible. This scheme is open to students from SII DUFE.

Intake

The following dates of the session of 2021-22 have been reported by the official academic calendar uploaded on University of the University of Surrey's website.

TERM DATES FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2021/22
EVENTS DATES
Welcome Week September 20 to 24, 2021
Semester 1 September 27,2021 to January 28, 2022
Winter Vacation December 13 to 31, 2021 
Vacation January 31 to February 4, 2022
Semester 2 February 10 to June 7, 2022
Spring vacation  April 11 to 29, 2022
Summer Vacation June 13 to September 16, 2052
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