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University of Surrey EXC
Surrey, United Kingdom (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Semester 1,
Semester 2,
Year (Sem 1 & Sem 2),
Year (Sem 2 & Sem 1)
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Program Details:
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Minimum Mark:
65%; Credit
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Agreement Scope:
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Program Type:
Exchange Semester/Year
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Program Description:
Program Description:


University of Surrey
Location: Guildford
Year established: 1966
Student population: 14,000
The University of Surrey is a public university specialising in science, engineering, medicine and business. It’s a major centre for satellite and mobile communications research. Staff include 10 Fellows of the Royal Society, 21 Fellows of the Royal Academy of Engineering, one Fellow of the British Academy and six Fellows of the Academy of Social Sciences.
With students from more than 120 countries, the University of Surrey is one of the most international in the UK. It has a safe, attractive campus just over half an hour by train from London.
Unique Characteristics
The University offers more than 50 degree and diploma courses.
Guildford is an historic country town in Surrey, England, 43 km southwest of central London. Guildford is the most attractive and safe shopping destination in the UK, according to the Eve Prime Retail Survey.

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Academic Information

Course Catalogue 
Information about units of study at the host university.

Subject Area/s:

Arts and Social Sciences



Information Technology




Health Sciences


Exclusions apply

Teaching Periods: Semesters/Terms
Autumn semester: Late September - mid December.
Spring semester: Early Feb to late June

Credit (Full-Time Load/Semester)

University of Sydney

Host University


60 credits

The above full-time load is indicative only.
Applications for academic credit are assessed by the relevant University of Sydney faculty/department based on: study load, contact hours, assessment requirements and level of study.

Grading System
See detailed information on the host university's grading system.

Transcripts Issued by Partner
Transcripts will be available at the end of your exchange period.



Language of Instruction
Classes at the host university are taught in English.
Language Requirements
Non-native speakers of English will need to demonstrate that they meet the language requirements.

UK University of Surrey


What is the host city like?
Find out more information about the host city.

Housing options are offered by the host university.
Cost of Living
Use this guide to estimate living expenses associated with studying overseas.

Students are required to obtain health insurance valid during their exchange.

UK Surrey

Useful Information

For Exchange/International Students
Specific information for exchange students provided by the host university.
Semester/Term Dates
Access the University’s calendar.
Orientation will be held prior to the start of semester.

Support Services 
A range of support services are available to students at the host university. 

Information from the host university.
Information from the United Kingdom Visas and Immigration.

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Student Experiences

Be the first to attend the University of Surrey and tell us all about your experience! 

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