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Durham University

Erasmus, Exchange & Study Abroad

Key Dates

Year Long Placements 2020/21

23 October 2019

Study Abroad Fair

Open to all students to find out more about studying abroad.

25 November 2019

Overseas Exchange Application Deadline

Submission to your departmental Exchange Coordinator


(before Christmas)

Your allocated Overseas Exchange destination is confirmed

You will be informed of the outcome of your Overseas exchange application before Christmas, this may be after term finishes, please check your Durham email accuont regularly.

14 February 2020

Erasmus+ Exchange Application Deadline

Submission to your Durham Department. Allocations will be confirmed by your Durham department Exchange Coordinator

January-June 2020

Study Abroad applications due to partner universities

January-May 2020

Study Abroad Team meetings with outgoing overseas exchange students

Meetings with Overseas Exchange students will be held first due to deadlines

April 2020

Study Abroad Team meeting with outgoing students

Meeting with Erasmus+ students to discuss application processes and Erasmus funding process

April 2020

MLAC Year Abroad Talk

The study abroad team will talk students through the Erasmus+ funding processes


Compulsory pre-Departure session

A pre-departure session for all non MLAC students. Students will be emailed to choose preferred session.


Year Long placements begin

Start of year long placements at partner universities/host organisations.

Contact the Exchange and Study Abroad Team

Durham University

International Office

Palatine Centre, Stockton Road, Durham



Tel: +44 (0) 191 334 6325/6094
Fax: +44 (0) 191 334 6326