Durham University International
International student Soumya tells us what life is like at Durham University. This film was made by Hotcourses.
Durham is a truly world-class university with a long history of welcoming students and academics from all over the globe. Our many collaborative partnerships with international universities allow us to share knowledge and promote inter-cultural learning, ensuring that our graduates are in high demand on the global stage.
Founded in 1832, Durham University is England’s third oldest university after Oxford and Cambridge. Durham University is distinctive - a Collegiate University with ancient traditions and modern values.
A member of the prestigious Russell Group, Durham is ranked 5th in the UK (The Times and The Sunday Times University Guide 2018) and is a World Top 100 University (QS World Rankings 2018). The QS World Rankings also ranked Durham in the World Top 50 for employer reputation.
We recruit students on the grounds of academic excellence. Our 4,500 international students, who come from 126 countries, are an integral part of what makes us who we are at Durham – an outward-looking, globally-minded and inclusive University. Whatever you choose to study you'll be more than welcome.