Skills for success

At the University of Surrey International Study Centre, we include CareerAhead activities in our programmes to help prepare you for life beyond university. CareerAhead is designed to give you a head start in the competitive global graduate employment market.

At the International Study Centre

Whilst studying at the International Study Centre, we will support you to develop key employability skills such as problem solving, teamwork, time management and communication. In addition, you will create a personal development plan to help you identify and work towards your goals for future success.

At the University

During your degree at the University of Surrey you will have access to the Employability and Careers Centre. Advisers will help to prepare you for your Professional Training placement and ensure you develop your employability skills ready for your future career.

Surrey ISC Student Dadamuga

"The careers office at Surrey helped immensely, I’m very happy I took a placement as it will definitely help me in my future.
I’m confident about entering the job market after I graduate as I have lots of real world experience that will set me apart from other graduates seeking employment."

Dadamuga from Nigeria 
Studied Engineering, Science and Mathematics International Foundation Year