International Women's Day
For International Women’s Day (8 March, 2014) we are celebrating the women across Durham University who help to make it the vibrant place it is. Here, a selection of these women explain who has inspired them and the achievements of which they are most proud.
(3 Mar 2014)
Durham’s Geography Department ranked fourth in the world
Durham University has reinforced its position as a world-leading centre of research and learning according to its successful results in the latest QS World Rankings by Subject.
The University’s Department of Geography is ranked fourth in the world, one place up on last year.
Another three other subjects; Earth Sciences, History and Physics also appeared in the world top 50.
Durham launch for national student interfaith initiative
Durham University welcomed John Sentamu, the Archbishop of York and Ephraim Mirvis, the Chief Rabbi to a historic Christian-Jewish Interfaith event this week.
US ambassador to the UK visits Durham University
US ambassador to the UK, Matthew Barzun, visited Durham University to meet with US students and scholars.
(21 Jan 2014) » More about US ambassador to the UK visits Durham University
Paralympic gold for Durham University student Lily van den Broecke
Durham University student and rowing cox Lily van den Broecke is celebrating after winning gold at the London 2012 Paralympics.
Olympic Torch given warm welcome on University’s Racecourse
Thousands of people celebrated the arrival of the Olympic Torch in Durham City on the University’s Racecourse this weekend.
Durham Declares as University Fees Market Takes Shape
England's third oldest university, renowned for the quality and employability of its graduates, has announced plans to charge a headline fee of £9,000 per year to undergraduates from 2012.
(16 Mar 2011) » More about Durham Declares as University Fees Market Takes Shape