Surrey meets Germany

Learn about life at Surrey from a current student from Germany

Placement – The application process

Hi everyone! So in case you’re in first year or even just thinking about applying to a British university that offers a ‘placement year’, I thought I would write a general post about placement and the application process. What is a ‘placement year’? The professional training year that some universities in the UK offer is […]


Back at it!

Wow, it’s been such a long time since I last wrote on here – 5 months to be exact! While most of my friends are now back at university to start their third (which in most cases equals final) year, I’m currently on placement in Dublin. After finishing my exams in June, I flew home […]


Amsterdam and back

Hello! At this point, all that’s left of my second year is four exams. We are currently in revision week, so the first week where everyone’s life is consumed by revision. This, however, did not stop me from going on a trip to Amsterdam with three friends from university over the weekend! To go away […]


Student & Society Awards Ball 2017

Hi everyone! This week I wanted to tell you about the Student and Society Awards Ball that took place on Monday. I went with a few members of the photographic society, as we had been shortlisted for the Society of the Year Award. The event was held at G Live in Guildford and included a dinner, […]


Easter break – Trip to Wales

Hello everyone! I haven’t been blogging the past couple weeks because I spent the Easter break in Wales and Munich! Now I’m back in England I only have a few more weeks of the semester left until exams start! As I mentioned in a previous blog post, the semester times are so different compared to […]


About our campus

Hi everyone! The university’s campus is such an important thing to look at when choosing the schools you apply to – you are going to spend a lot of time there! Surrey’s campus really offers the best of both worlds in terms of location. Guildford is set in the Surrey countryside so there are plenty […]


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