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Durham University


Fees and finance

Fees and the cost of studying in Durham

The cost of studying in Durham has two core elements:

  • the University and College fees that must be paid by all registered students. For part-time students see here.
  • the money that you need to live on: accommodation, food, travel, personal effects, etc. Living costs will vary according to your personal circumstances. Durham postgraduate students are all members of colleges and many choose to apply for accommodation within college: you don’t have to do this, the rental market within Durham is wide-ranging.