About the University

Welcome to the University of Surrey

Highly ranked and based in the heart of southeast England, the University of Surrey is set in the peaceful town of Guildford, surrounded by English countryside. You will find inspiration in the rolling hills of Surrey, within easy reach of bustling London.

Top-ranked university

The University of Surrey is ranked 4th in the UK by the Guardian University Guide 2017, making it one of the best places to study in the UK.

Study at Surrey

Four Surrey students outside on campus

The University of Surrey is a leading university and an innovative learning environment where you can excel.


A view of Surrey University from across the lake

Set in a tranquil lakeside campus, the University of Surrey is surrounded by countryside with easy access to exciting London.


A student in an engineering lab at the university

Degree courses offer Professional Training placements to develop your skills with real-world industry experience.