How to Apply
All applicants apply to Durham University through UCAS (The Universities and Colleges Admissions Service): www.ucas.com. The UCAS institution code for Durham University is D86. The course code for both Combined Honours in Social Sciences and Combined Honours in Social Sciences (with Year Abroad) is LMV0.
Before you apply please check that:
• you meet the University's general entry requirements
Your application form will provide us with information about previous examination qualifications, examinations yet to be taken, an academic reference and your personal statement. We take all of these elements into consideration when evaluating applications.
You must specify your choice of subjects of study in the 'Further Details' section on your UCAS application. We will use this information to establish that you have satisfied, or will satisfy, any special requirements for studying these subjects, and to assist us in the evaluation of your personal statement. You can choose 2, 3 or 4 subjects, remembering that at least half of your degree must be in the Social Sciences. We would expect to read about these subjects in your personal statement.