Surrey Research Park: A University of Surrey Enterprise

About Us

Entrance to the Surrey Research Park

About the Surrey Research Park

The Surrey Research Park has been developed over the last 29 years by the University of Surrey to support companies involved in the commercialisation of a wide range of sciences, including social science, technologies, health related activities and engineering.  The Surrey Research Park is widely regarded as one of the best examples of science parks in the United Kingdom with a highly proactive track record.

The 70 acre (28.33 ha) low density development is part of the University’s campus in Guildford, and provides a high quality, working environment.

The buildings are set in large landscaped areas and two lakes provide a serene and tranquil backdrop for over 114 companies engaged in a broad spectrum of research, development and design activities in a number of sciences, including social sciences, technologies and engineering activities. .

Guildford is located in the thriving knowledge based economy of the UK's South East, it is close to London and set in an attractive location with good access to a well qualified work force and exceptional communications and travel networks.

  • The 70 acre (28.33 ha) site offers highly congenial surroundings combining attractive architecture with beautifully landscaped areas and lakes.
  • The Park is widely regarded as one of the most successful in Europe and several factors have combined to achieve this:
  • Flexible letting policy for serviced offices from 250sq.ft.serviced suites on monthly lets, up to 20,000sq.ft.office complexes.
  • Excellent communications - only 30 miles from London. Road and rail links to Heathrow and Gatwick and good motorway network links.
  • Access to a highly-skilled and qualified workforce.
  • Research opportunities with the University of Surrey, one of the country's leading universities.
  • Quality of life, the historic town of offers Guildford an enviable combination of first-rate educational, recreational and retail facilities just minutes away from some of the UK's most beautiful countryside.
  • The Surrey Research Park is within walking distance of the superb new multi-million pound Surrey Sports Park
  • The Surrey Research Park is within walking distance of Guildford’s Holiday Inn hotel.

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Page Owner: Malcolm Parry, m.parry@surrey.ac.uk
Page Created: Wednesday 8 July 2009 11:51:12 by mf0009
Last Modified: Wednesday 4 August 2010 16:18:21 by res003
Expiry Date: Friday 8 October 2010 11:49:16
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