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University of Surrey

Surrey, United Kingdom

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Public University

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Established in 1966

About

Established in 1966, the University of Surrey is an esteemed university which is located in the Guildford area of England. The University of Surrey has 35% international students and the university offers 96 undergraduate degree courses along with 101 graduate programs for international students. The University of Surrey provides a home to more than 16,000 students with 12,500 aspirants across the various undergraduate courses and the university has more than 3800 graduate and research students.

The University of Surrey has three main faculties including the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Faculty of Engineering, and Physical Sciences, and Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences which offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

Top Reasons to Study in the University of Surrey

The university embodies a global community and gives the students great experiences. The University of Surrey is a global community of people and ideas dedicated to life-changing education and research. An international outlook is at the heart of the University of Surrey and the mission of the university is to solve global challenges along with research and innovation.

  • From day one, the students can receive academic support to achieve their best potential. Award-winning academics inspire the students with their pioneering research every day. The university shows the students a world of possibility and helps them to unearth their undiscovered potential.
  • The university has international pathway programs along with pre-sessional English Language courses for international students with insufficient entry requirements. With the Global Graduate Awards, the students of the university can learn free extracurricular courses along with one of the 11 languages offered by the university.
  • University of Surrey scholarships include the Chevening Scholarship, Aviva Scholarship, Commonwealth Shared Scholarship, Fulbright Scholarship, Said Foundation Scholarship Program, and BUDI Scholarship (Indonesia).

Cost of Studying at University of Surrey

Average tuition fee

Moderate

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Living expenses

Average living expenses (Bachelors)

£7,000

Average living expenses (Masters)

£9,334

Rankings for The University of Surrey

#201

The World University Rankings

Admissions at The University of Surrey

Avg acceptance rate (Bachelors)

65%

Application Fee

£22


How to Apply at University of Surrey

  • The students can apply online.
  • Fill out the application form.
  • Submit all the relevant details.
  • Choose the course of your choice.
  • Pay the application fees.
  • Apply.

Note: University of Surrey application fee is 25 GBP( INR 2,400).


Documents Required to Apply to University of Surrey

The requirements for admission vary according to the different departments, all the University of Surrey international students must submit the following documents:

  • Original certificates
  • Official Transcripts
  • References
  • Personal Letter
  • Program requirements
  • English Language Test
  • A personal statement 
  • A research proposal
  • Immigration documents such as passport
  • Bank statements to study in the UK.

Exams Accepted By the University

For admission, specific University of Surrey admission requirements must be met:

Exams

Score

GMAT

695

GRE

319.5

English Proficiency Requirements

Students seeking University of Surrey Eligibility Requirements must score the following marks on the English Proficiency Test:

English Proficiency Test

Score

PTE

81.5

TOEFL

104

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International Students

% of international students in the university

33

Total International Students in the university

5280


Alumni

The notable alumni of the university include Chris Benstead(Music Editor), Mohan Maheswaran(CEO and President of Semtech Corporation), and Alison Palin(General Manager at the Waldorf Hilton).

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Campus

Number of campuses the university has
2

Campus locations
Surrey

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Transportation in the city

There are bus services between Stag Hill, Manor Park, Hazel Farm, and the Guildford town center. The students can walk to the university from Guildford railway station which has connections to London and the South East. Cycling around the campus and into Guildford is easy and is also the transport of choice for many students.  

The campus of the university has plenty of cycle tracks.


Services offered by the university

  • The University has three campuses and the main campus is located in Stag Hill, Guildford in southeast England.
  • The Manor Park site which is located close to the campus is home to student accommodation facilities, the 36 million GBP Surrey Sports Park, and the School of Veterinary Medicine, academic facilities.
  • The University of Surrey has invested a good amount in the library over the past five years to create a state-of-the-art environment. The Academic Skills Development team, who is dedicated to guiding the academic work of the students, is located in the library.
  • As a student at the University, the students find that IT plays a big part in their time at the University irrespective of whether they are using one of the 900 PCs in the Open Access PC rooms or working from home using the off-campus secure web access.
  • The Centre for Wellbeing provides support when personal issues impact the ability of the students to study and cope at the University. The university offers advice along with therapeutic and practical support to help the students cope and manage their studies.

Student life

  • Students can join more than 130 societies and 47 sports clubs that are available on campus for sports, academic or skill development.
  • Restaurants, pubs, bookshops, laundrette, post office, SimplyFresh (convenience store), and UniTemps are the services of the main campus.
  • Surrey Sports Park is Europe's leading sports venue and the home of Team Surrey. It provides world-class sports facilities along with various events to the students of the university, staff, elite teams, athletes, and the local community
  • The Students’ Union of the university voices the student opinion, provides support, and also offers various volunteering and training opportunities. The Students’ Union hosts over 180 clubs and societies and organizes events.
  • SageTV is a television station that is run by the students at the university. It is run from the offices on the main Stag Hill campus and it creates content for the Students' Union.

On campus accomodation

All the first-year students of the university are provided on-campus accommodation and those who accept to live on the campus are allocated a Student Life Mentor.

The University has more than 6,000 student bedrooms across the campuses with over 50% having toilet facilities and en-suite showers.

Accommodation Expense

  • The accommodation expense amounts to 358 GBP( INR 34,345).

Faculty

University Faculty:Student Ratio

55.6

University Faculty Stats

There are about 2,500 academic staff members in the University of Surrey. The student-to-faculty ratio of the university is 21.5. The male-to-female ratio of the university is 45:55.

Opportunities

University Endowments Value

4300000

Research opportunities at university

The University has 1,000 postgraduate researchers working on varied research projects from over 170 research areas with 450 supervisors. The Doctoral College supports the professional development of postgraduate researchers. The University is a research-led university that is committed to research excellence. 

  • Sustainability

Research enables society to undertake developments, such that they meet the needs today without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs.

  • Technology and Society

A cutting-edge blend of research on the consequences of emerging technologies, interrogating the potentials, ethics, and consequences of technologies in social life are conducted.


Internship opportunities (Part time job opportunities)

There are various internship opportunities provided to the students of the university which help them in gaining experience in the real working world.

  • Virtual / Remote Internship Program

The students can make their resumes shine and grow their network, wherever they are. The greatest advantage of this internship is that they can do it from anywhere at any time.

  • Global Internship Program

The students can combine first-class experience and cultural immersion. There are more than 2000 talented professionals who advance their careers in global cities every year.


Placement - Companies and average salaries offered

The graduates of the university are employed in various organizations including HP, IBM, McLaren, Oracle, Morgan Stanley, and Marks and Spencer. The graduate students working in Executive Management earn the highest average salary of 116,000 GBP( INR 1,11,31,174).

Contact


Email

International@surrey.ac.uk

Address

Stag Hill, University Campus, Guildford GU2 7XH, United Kingdom


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FAQs

1. What are University of Surrey tuition fees?
The University of Surrey tuition fees range from 17,900-23,100 GBP (17.8-23 lakh INR).

2. What is the University of Surrey's acceptance rate?
The University of Surrey's acceptance rate is 65%.

3. What is the University of Surrey GPA requirement?
The University of Surrey GPA requirement is 2.75.

4. How can the students connect with the University of Surrey?
The students can contact them through admissions@surrey.ac.uk or the telephone at +44 (0) 1483 66 2222.

5. What is the male-female ratio at the University of Surrey?
The male-female ratio at the university is 1.22.

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