Surrey's Tech Sector is Thriving

Surrey leads the South East of England in the number of businesses in the sector, from global companies such as Samsung, Sony and LG through to it’s start-up and high growth businesses attending technology accelerators and incubators in the region. The sector employs around 60,000 people predominantly in highly skilled roles.


Surrey is home to the Global number 1 university business incubator, SetSquared. SetSquared in based on Surrey Research Park and specialises in growing tech start-ups, they have supported over 5000 businesses and raised over £2.7 billion in investment.

5G & 6G Research Centre

Surrey is at the forefront of new technology and has a number of specialist centres including the Worlds first and UK’s largest 5G/6G Innovation Centre within the University of Surrey. The world renowned 5G Innovation Centre helped to shape the basis of all 5G telecommunication.

Surrey's Technology Sector in Numbers

22,000 technology businesses in Surrey
Highest number of Information & Communication businesses in the South East
Worlds first 5G Innovation Centre
Global number 1 University business incubator
2 of the UK’s 5 Gold Standard Cyber Security Universities

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Surrey Technology Research Centres

6G Innovation Centre University of Surrey
Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Royal Holloway
Surrey Space Centre University of Surrey
Nanophysics & technology Royal Holloway
Advanced Quantum Science & Technology Royal Holloway

Technology Clusters In Surrey

Surrey Is Proudly Home To









BAE Systems

TT Electronics

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