Surrey Skills Plan

Our vision is for a dynamic, demand led skills system which hones Surrey’s leading edge, recognises the needs of all businesses and maximises inclusion, whilst powering economic growth across the UK

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A Highly Skilled Workforce

The region has a unique blend of highly skilled people, world-class research and innovative businesses. Over half of all jobs in Surrey are in the top occupational categories covering managers, senior and professional occupations.

Surrey Innovation & Skills in numbers

World Class Universities
Tenants at Surrey Research Park
Number 1 global university business incubator
Innovate UK Grant Winners
businesses in Surrey

Surrey is the home to the SETsquared Partnership

Surrey is the home to the SETsquared Partnership of the global number one university business incubator and enterprise partnership and Surrey Research Park, a major centre of excellence in technology, science, health and engineering for all sizes of business from start-ups to multinationals. Currently home to over 175 businesses the park delivers value with their outstanding enterprise ecosystem from their incubation hub, R&D funding initiatives and recruitment and training support.

Surrey's Renowned Universities

University Of Surrey

Royal Holloway University London

University of the Creative Arts

University of Law

Surrey's Schools & Colleges are among the best in the country

Surrey's schools are some of the best performing in the country. We have a proven track-record of innovation and research, supported by significant public and private sector investment in research and development, and our four universities.

Surrey Is Proudly Home To

Alexander Dennis

BAE Systems

Exxon Mobil



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