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Erasmus, Exchange & Study Abroad

Frequently Asked Questions

List of FAQs

+What are your entry requirements?

ERASMUS
Erasmus students will need to be nominated for the exchange by their home institutions. While there is no formal language test required student are asked to submit a language certificate form. This form can be found as part of the application materials.

OVERSEAS EXCHANGES AND STUDY ABROAD
All students applying through the Overseas Exchange Programme must be registered at one of our overseas partners and must be officially nominated for the exchange. http://www.dur.ac.uk/international.office/overseasexchanges/exchange_in/apply/

Students who wish to apply for the Study Abroad Programme must be registered as undergraduates at an overseas (non-EU) university. If you are an EU national studying at an overseas university please contact the Exchanges & Study Abroad Team before applying.
http://www.dur.ac.uk/international.office/studyabroad/apply/

We ask that all students on these programmes have a minimum G.P.A of 3.0 (out of 4.0 on the US scale) or equivalent. You must have completed at least one academic year of study at your home university before coming to study at Durham University.

If you are a non-native English speaker you need to provide proof of your English language ability. Please refer to the language requirements for details:
http://www.dur.ac.uk/international.office/studyabroad/language_requirements/