Surrey meets Germany

Learn about life at Surrey from a current student from Germany

Weekend trip to Bath

Hi everyone! A couple weeks ago I went to Bath for the weekend to visit my sister, who just started studying there! It was my fourth time visiting the city and I cannot recommend it enough. Bath was founded by the Romans as a thermal spa and became a World Heritage site in 1987. It’s […]

Dissertation series: Choosing a topic

Hi everyone, if you study at an English university, for most degrees you will have to write a dissertation in your final year. The length of a dissertation is generally around 10,000-12,000 words at undergraduate level and counts for one module per semester in your final year, so 30 credits or 15 ECTS. I decided to do […]

Five facts about Bonfire Night

It’s that time of year again – the British gather in parks and gardens to light bonfires and watch fireworks, wrapped up in woolly hats and gloves. Guy Fawkes Night, also called Bonfire or Firework Night is annually held on November 5. Guildford celebrates this day by organizing a torchlight procession from town to stoke park, […]

Summer in Munich

Hi everyone! I hope everyone had an amazing summer! Since I finished my placement at the beginning of June and the semester did not start until October, I got to spend nearly 4 months back in Munich and travelling. I absolutely love my hometown and thought I could tell you about some of the highlights […]

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