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The University of Surrey is proud of the cultural diversity of its international community. Over 3,500 postgraduate students, from more than 120 countries across the globe, come to Surrey each year.

As a research-led university, Surrey's outstanding contributions benefit society as a whole and address major global challenges. The research-intensive learning environment makes it the perfect choice if you want to study somewhere where you can make a real impact.

There are three faculties within the University:

The University is located just half an hour outside London in the historical town of Guildford. There are three sites here: Stag Hill – home to a beautiful lake and lively Students' Union, Hazel Farm and Manor Park – which boasts a host of student accommodation and the University's £36 million Surrey Sports Park.

All sites are within walking distance to the centre of Guildford, where you will find plenty of shops, a cinema, sporting outlets and even an ice-skating rink. The high street is lined with restaurants, bars and pubs, which are popular with students in the evening.

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About the University of Surrey

The University of Surrey offers a variety of accredited postgraduate degrees through its three faculties. These are the - Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences; Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences; and Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences. The University offers a variety of research programmes as well.

Postgraduate student body breakdown
Source: HESA, 2019

Study mode
Source: HESA, 2019

This University

31% Part Time
69% Full Time

All universities (avg)

47% Part Time
53% Full Time

Student Nationality
Source: HESA, 2019


UK students


Non-UK students

Study level
Source: HESA, 2019

13,225 Undergraduate
3,715 Postgraduate

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Source: HESA, 2019


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