Why choose Durham University?
A world-class learning and student experience
Read for a degree at Durham University and you will have the opportunity to be amongst the best academics and students in your chosen subject.
The strength of our academic excellence is reflected in the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) results, which is a national exercise to determine the quality of research in UK universities. REF 2014 identified world-leading research in every Durham University subject.
During your time at Durham, you will be taught by world-leading academics who are acknowledged as experts in their fields and who are at the forefront of developments in their subject area. This is demonstrated not only through the research and teaching that they undertake, but also by the worldwide demand for their expertise.
Durham University is a member of the Russell Group, an association of the 24 major research-intensive UK universities.
Postgraduate Open Evenings
Join us at our Postgraduate Open Evening on Monday, the perfect way for you to discover the postgraduate study options available to you here at Durham University.
Postgraduate Prospectus 2016
New postgraduate funding source
Working in partnership with an established credit union, Durham University is delighted to be able to offer UK postgraduate taught students of all ages the opportunity of applying for low cost ethical loans. Find out more about the Durham University NEFirst Postgraduate Loan Scheme.
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