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Student charity fashion show raises £171,000

Durham University Charity Fashion Show (DUCFS), a student-organised society, is delighted to announce that they have raised a record-breaking total of £171,000 in aid of their chosen charitable partners, Fashion Revolution and STOP THE TRAFFIK. 

(14 Feb 2020) » More about Student charity fashion show raises £171,000


How Business School students are tackling global business challenges

Our Durham MBA (Full-time) students were recently set an exciting challenge. They had to develop a business idea to address one or more of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

(7 Feb 2020) » More about How Business School students are tackling global business challenges


Students and alumni launch spring theatre season

Signs of spring are popping up around Durham, just in time for the launch of our spring season at the Assembly Rooms Theatre.

(31 Jan 2020) » More about Students and alumni launch spring theatre season


Prestigious award for student footballer

One of our postgraduate students, Kathryn Hill, will be named the North East Football Writers’ Association (NEFWA) Women's Player of the Year.

(30 Jan 2020) » More about Prestigious award for student footballer


The National Student Survey is now open

The National Student Survey 2020 is now open at Durham University. Finalists at Durham and across the UK are being encouraged to share their views on their university experience.

(30 Jan 2020) » More about The National Student Survey is now open


WBBL Championship first for Durham Palatinates

We’re celebrating our elite athletes, the Women’s British Basketball League (WBBL) Durham Palatinates, who made history this weekend.

(22 Jan 2020) » More about WBBL Championship first for Durham Palatinates


Durham Students are bringing the Wild West to the Gala stage

Durham University students are going to be performing the much-loved Broadway and Hollywood musical ‘Oklahoma!’ this week in Durham’s Gala Theatre.

(21 Jan 2020) » More about Durham Students are bringing the Wild West to the Gala stage


New Head of University College appointed

Our distinctive colleges provide our students with many opportunities and benefits, not least a sense of community and belonging. So it is important to us that those who lead our 17 colleges have the right mix of enthusiasm, empathy and leadership skills to help students become the people they want to be.

(17 Jan 2020) » More about New Head of University College appointed


Student volunteering successes

We have a very active and engaged student volunteer community, and during Michaelmas Term alone we inducted over 1,000 new volunteers.

(13 Jan 2020) » More about Student volunteering successes


Congratulations class of 2020

During winter congregation 2020, over 1500 of our students will graduate at ceremonies in Durham Cathedral.

(8 Jan 2020) » More about Congratulations class of 2020