Skip to content
Programs : Brochure
This page is the brochure for your selected program. You can view the provided information for this program on this page and click on the available buttons for additional options.
Engineering Exchange at the University of Surrey
Guildford, United Kingdom (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Spring
Courses Offered: Click here to view
Restrictions: UCF applicants only
Budget Sheets Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 08/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission 01/13/2019 06/16/2019
NOTE: **Estimated Start and End Dates

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be notified via email upon acceptance into this program.
Fact Sheet:
Areas of Study: Engineering
Language of Instruction:
English
Minimum GPA: 3.0 Visa Required: No
Minimum Number of Credit Hours: 12 Program Type: Reciprocal Student Exchange
Program Description:
UK Surrey Eng

Program Description:

The College of Engineering and Computer Science exchange program with the University of Surrey, in Guildford, U.K. offers an opportunity to learn key skills, concepts and techniques needed for a successful career in engineering. The University of Surrey was founded in 1894.  It was known as Battersea Polytechnic Institute and located in London.  It was moved to Guildford and renamed the University of Surrey in 1966.The structure of the academic programs at the University of Surrey promotes interdisciplinary collaboration.  The programs are divided into four Faculties: Arts and Human Sciences, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Health and Medical Sciences and Management and Law, which houses the School of Management. It is currently the academic home of approximately 12,000 students.

Guildford is the county town of Surrey, England, the seat for Guildford Borough, and the administrative headquarters of the South East England region. The town is located about some 50 km (31 miles) southwest of London. Guildford is about 40 minutes by train to the south west of London, and at accessible to both Heathrow and Gatwick international airports.

Minimum Requirements:
  • UCF GPA: 2.75 cumulative
  • Must be an engineering major with completed prerequisite courses      
  • Must be in good standing (academic, conduct and financial) with UCF
  • Must be registered full time while participating in the exchange
  • Must be a junior or senior at the time of exchange
  • Must have at least one semester left to graduate, upon returning from your semester abroad
To start:
 
Complete the Study Abroad Interest Form http://www.cecs.ucf.edu/study-abroad
You will receive an automated email to set up an appointment with a study abroad advisor.
 
https://www.cecs.ucf.edu/minors/internationalengineering/courses/
The course database is a collection of previously reviewed courses for UCF equivalency.  The applicability to a specific degree program varies by department and are subject to change due to revisions in course offerings at exchange universities. 
 
Program Contact:   

Maureen Waked, Study Abroad Advisor, International Programs
College of Engineering and Computer Science, ENG 1, room 107
Maureen.Waked@ucf.edu
 
 
Don’t forget to check out the International Engineering Minor: 
http://catalog.ucf.edu/content/documents/programs/International_Engineering_Minor.pdf
 

  Application Process:

You can apply online for this program. The application includes the submittal of a brief essay (500 words) that clearly describes your academic and personal goals, as well as how this program would further them. We recommend you work on your essay outside the application environment and then paste it on the appropriate field.

Selected participants must meet with the Program Coordinator to discuss and register for the appropriate coursework. Course work completed through the program may count as 12 semester hours of restricted elective or general elective course work.

All applications will be reviewed by the College of Engineering and Computer Science selected applicants will be notified of how to follow up. Assessment of the applications will be based on the academic qualifications of the applicant, as well as fit with the courses that the applicant has taken. UCF does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation and/or veteran status.

Additional Information:

University of Surrey Website
FAQ's University of Surrey
Surrey Guidance Notes
Country Specific Information
Currency Converter


Student blogs: 
https://chasingfearless.wordpress.com/
http://kaitlinwanderlust-wanderlust.blogspot.com/
http://blogs.surrey.ac.uk/exchange-students/


To apply for a passport, click here
IIE: A Student Guide to Study Abroad