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Durham University

Erasmus, Exchange & Study Abroad

Incoming Durham Students

We are delighted that you are interested in undertaking a period of research at Durham.

There are no fixed deadlines for applying for a place on this exchange but placements will be arranged taking into consideration the most appropriate time for the research work to be undertaken along with more practical considerations such as availability of supervisors and on-campus accommodation. Exchange periods will generally be for 3-6 months though alternative periods may be considered according to the planned objectives of the visit.

In the first instance it may be helpful to discuss your proposal in more detail with Fiona O'Carroll before making a formal application.

Once you have decided to proceed with your application please complete the form below and send it together with the required supporting documents to: Please include within your research proposal the rationale for your visit and the past record of collaboration between the groups at Durham and UC Berkeley and the impact of the visit on future collaboration. One of your referees should be your supervisor at UC Berkeley and the other the member of staff at Durham with whom you would like to work during your visit.