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Durham University

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Bookings are now open for our Postgraduate Open Day on Wednesday February 13 2019! Experience for yourself the wealth of opportunities on offer at Durham University: 

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16th January 2019

University pledges support for estranged students

We’re pleased to announce we’re now a signatory to the Stand Alone Pledge, affirming our dedication to students who lack family support by ensuring they have help to thrive as part of our community.

11th January 2019

Targeted treatment technology wins award

A Durham University spin out-company, led by academics in our Chemistry and Biosciences departments, has been recognised for its excellence at a regional awards ceremony.

11th January 2019

Black hole and gravity research honoured

Two astrophysicists have been honoured for research to further our understanding of black holes and the effects of gravity.

University & City: Working together

We are proud of the positive contribution we make to Durham City, economically, culturally, socially and through our world-leading research.

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We’re hiring!

For career-defining opportunities, including the chance to work alongside internationally renowned academics and scholars, check out our latest job vacancies. 

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Investing in teaching and learning

Keep up to date with our major investments in new departmental space, teaching space, residential accommodation and student facilities. 

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Durham Student Theatre

Durham Student Theatre (DST) is the home of theatre at Durham University. Durham has one of the most exciting student theatre scenes in the country, with over 90 productions annually and 27 active theatre companies. From Pinter to Porter, Shakespeare to Sondheim, there is no shortage of opportunities in DST! 

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16th January 2019

University pledges support for estranged students

We’re pleased to announce we’re now a signatory to the Stand Alone Pledge, affirming our dedication to students who lack family support by ensuring they have help to thrive as part of our community.

15th January 2019

Student singers take centre stage at Durham Vocal Festival

Students will play a central role in the Durham Vocal Festival 2019, which starts later this month.

14th December 2018

Bright future for John Snow College, as 2019/20 location is announced

A great new home for John Snow College for 2019/20 has been announced.

From our Blog Starting a business as a student

Recent graduate Joe Boydell talks about starting a business as a student - from coming up with an idea to making it a reality. 

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