Preparation for the future

The University of Surrey has a proven track record of producing successful, qualified and highly employable graduates. Once you successfully complete your programme and progress to your undergraduate degree at the University, you will have the opportunity to gain real-world professional experience.

Develop your employability

Excellent career prospects

The latest figures from the Higher Education Statistics Agency show that over 95% of Surrey's 2015 graduates were in work or further education six months after they graduated. These figures are a direct result of the University’s focus on career preparation for students.

Employability and Careers Centre

At the Employability and Careers Centre, international students at the University of Surrey can receive help and support in preparing for their Professional Training placement. Advisors provide individual advice and guidance to ensure you have the necessary skills and learning opportunities.

Professional Training placements

Surrey has built partnerships with over 2,300 of the world’s leading employers to offer placement programmes specially designed to provide students with valuable industry experience. By participating you will develop real-world skills while building your CV.

Surrey ISC student Oluwaseyi Temitayo Adewum

"Surrey is a high-ranking school and they have a lot of ties with companies; which is useful for getting a placement. I think Surrey can give me what I want."

Oluwaseyi from Nigeria
Studied International Foundation Year - Business, Economics, Law and Politics