Frequently Asked Questions
What programmes for visiting students does the University offer?
STUDY ABROAD PROGRAMME: This programme allows students to study at Durham University for one academic year on a fee-paying basis. The programme is only open to undergraduate students enrolled at overseas (non-EU) universities.
OVERSEAS EXCHANGES: We have signed student exchange agreements with universities in the USA, Canada, Hong Kong, Singapore and Japan. Students from our partner institutions can come to Durham and study with us for a full academic year.
The Durham Business School has some additional exchange agreements. Please contact them directly for details.
ERASMUS: Durham has also been a long-term participant in the ERASMUS programme, an exchange programme under the auspices of the European Commission, and receives approx. 150 exchange students from EU partner universities per year. https://www.dur.ac.uk/international/studyabroad/erasmus/
Postgraduate students who wish to undertake short research visits should initially enquire with the respective department directly.