Explore Guildford and beyond

Studying at Surrey provides all the best England has to offer with the opportunity to live surrounded by beautiful English countryside while only a short train ride from exciting London. Set within a tranquil lakeside campus you will be within easy reach of everything you need.

Everything within reach

Everything you need is right on campus, or can be found just a few streets away in independent shops and modern shopping centres. Large supermarkets and a halal grocery store can be found nearby, and you are sure to love the weekly fruit and vegetable market held on campus every week. On the main Stag Hill campus you’ll find all the amenities of your new home - a post office, a bank, a bookshop, a newsagent, and a modern launderette.

Experience Surrey

Making your home in Guildford means you will have access to the best England has to offer. Take a long country walk to explore the outstanding natural beauty of the Surrey Hills, or spend a cultural day out learning more about the varied history of nearby Guildford. The region is home to many heritage sites, including Windsor Castle and Kew Gardens, with easy access to sports sites including Twickenham and historic Wimbledon.

Close to exciting London

The capital city of London is often regarded as one of the world’s greatest cities, and is easily accessible by rail for students at Surrey. London is a cultural hub of great food, exciting events and rich history. Enjoy a sightseeing tour to learn the layout of the city, visit a museum or see a world-renowned West End show.

International Study Centre student Jonathan describes what it's like to study at Surrey's beautiful campus.

"One place I particularly like is the lakeside because you can just sit there for a while, you can relax and empty your mind. It’s a very nice area to spend your time."

Jonathan from Brunei studied Engineering, Science and Mathematics International Foundation Year