Study abroad in the UK

The UK is home to world-leading universities. It is well known for its high-quality education system. This makes it a top destination for students who want to study abroad. Ranked in the top 20 universities in the UK (The Complete University Guide 2019), the University of Surrey is an excellent choice for international students.

A qualification from a respected UK university like Surrey will help you stand out to employers and create a successful future for yourself. The University provides professional training placements with global employers like IBM, HSBC and British Airways, to give you valuable industry experience alongside your studies.

Not only is the UK renowned for its education system, it is also known for being an exciting place to be a student. Studying at the University of Surrey you will be within easy reach of the UK’s capital city. London attracts the world's attention with its arts, business, finance, culture, fashion and sport. You can easily take the train to visit famous sights like Big Ben, Tower Bridge, Oxford Street and The Shard. 

If you prefer more peaceful surroundings, Guildford's cobbled High Street and famous attractions such as Hampton Court Palace, Windsor Castle and Kew Gardens are within easy reach of the campus. Living and studying in Guildford you will be ideally placed to experience modern British culture and the UK's rich history.

Life in the UK

Life in the UK

The UK is a welcoming place for international students. You will have easy access to both city life and beautiful nature here. Discover what it is like to live in this dynamic country.

Education in the UK

UK education system

Home to top-ranked universities, the UK education system is renowned across the world. Find out about university teaching and learning styles and how you are assessed during your degree.