Surrey meets Europe

Learn about life at Surrey from a current students from Europe

Working while studying in Surrey

Hello there! I would like to welcome you back to my blog, this time I’ll talk about working during your studies. Let’s dive in… Whether you will need to work or not, will obviously depend on your personal financial situation, but for most students, part-time work is essential. Luckily, there are many student jobs around […]


How to manage stress?

Dear readers,  As mentioned in the previous blog, the emergence of COVID-19 was unexpected and led to additional stress and anxiety. Due to the lockdown, I had to stay in my accommodation for a long time. I was not able to visit my family due to travel restrictions, meaning that the online communication was the […]


Experience during COVID-19

Dear readers,   It was shocking when COVID-19 emerged in 2020, changing significantly our lives. Hence, suddenly, the government announced the spread of a contagious virus, transmitting from human interaction. This was an extremely stressful time. Firstly, we were advised to wash regularly our hands with soap for at least 20 seconds which was for the […]


Student Accommodation

Dear readers,  After receiving my offer to study at the University of Surrey, I had to accept it in order to be able to apply for accommodation. This was one of the fundamental elements that I took into account before accepting the offer. The accommodation is indispensable for first-year students who do not live in […]


Shopping in Guildford

Dear readers,  When I first arrived in Guildford, I had only a small amount of food with me for the first few days. During that period, I was in my room in Hazel Farm, and I was not familiar with the surroundings. However, the tour around the accommodation and the university helped me because after that […]


Life in Guildford

Dear readers, The life in Guildford is very exciting and relaxing. Initially, as mentioned in previous blogs, I saw the beauty of the nature from my accommodation in Hazel Farm. There are so many green spaces where students can take a deep breath, feeling the quality of the fresh and clean air. The accommodation is […]


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