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Changing your programme

The information on this page applies to students who are thinking of changing programmes at Durham University.

Please note: The information on this page was updated following changes to the immigration rules on 6th April 2016 (applies to programmes at Degree level or above).

Whether or not you are allowed to change programmes and whether or not you will need a new visa depends on a number of factors. Please find the situation relevant to you from the list below and follow the advice given in each case:

The University of Durham makes every effort to ensure that the information published on this page is accurate. However, the University cannot guarantee the information may not be altered owing to circumstances beyond the University’s reasonable control. Such circumstances include (but are not limited to) change in Government policy, or change of law. Any changes will be incorporated into the University’s website as early as possible.