University of Surrey

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About the institution

The University of Surrey is situated in Guildford, around 40 minutes from London by train. It was granted university status in 1966 and offers a range of academic, vocational and creative degree courses. It has over 2,300 partner organisations for its professional training placement programme. Students can work out at the university-owned Surrey Sports Park, which hosted the 2010 Women’s Rugby World Cup and was selected as an official training base for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Key facts (HESA 2013/14)

All students: 
14,066
Male UG students: 
43%
Female UG students: 
57%
Full-time students: 
90%
Under 21 on entry: 
75%
International: 
22%
Undergraduate: 
71%
Student-staff ratio: 
14.0
Average UCAS tariff: 
424.3

Degree classifications class of 2014 (HESA 2013/14)

First: 31%
2.1: 48%
2.2: 18%
Pass: 3%

Employability class of 2014 (DLHE 2013/14)

94%
In work or further study 6 months after graduation
61%
In professional employment 6 months after graduation
23,000
Median salary UK domiciled in FT employment
UCAS code: 
S85
Surrey Guildford
Postcode: 
GU2 7XH
Telephone number: 
01483 300800

Guardian university guide rank

4

out of 119

Times university guide rank

14

out of 128


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