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Durham University

Online Resources

Videos

We've been busy creating some short videos to help you learn about life as a university student, and about Durham University. You can see the full list of our videos below:

Introduction to Durham University

Introduction to Durham University

Views: 100

In this video, we explore a brief introduction to Durham University, the student experience and what it has to offer you. For more details, please see our website: durham.ac.uk/schools.outreach/onlineresources


Why Durham?

Why Durham?

Views: 47

Find out why Durham University might be the university for you. Discover what makes our university different and explore our unique student experience


University vocabulary #1

University vocabulary #1

Views: 23

Learn some of the vocabulary used by universities to help you understand the terms we use and get accustomed to student life.


University vocabulary #2

University vocabulary #2

Views: 13

Learn some of the vocabulary used by universities to help you understand the terms we use and get accustomed to student life.


Studying at Durham University

Studying at Durham University

Views: 26

Learn about different study options available at Durham, and how university students are taught, including lectures, study abroad and placements. For more resources, please visit our website: https://www.dur.ac.uk/schools.outreach/onlineresources/


8 Top Tips for Working and Studying from Home

8 Top Tips for Working and Studying from Home

Views: 381

In this video, we share our 8 top tips to help you when working or studying at home. If you would like to find out more about Durham University, or would like more support with home learning, please visit our website: durham.ac.uk/schools.outreach/onlineresources


Student Videos Available Below

HT Top 10 things about being a student at Durham University

HT Top 10 things about being a student at Durham University

Views: 2330

Hear from Helena,one of our final year students, as she counts down her top ten things about being a student at Durham University. If you’d like to see more resources, please visit our website: https://www.dur.ac.uk/schools.outreach/onlineresources/


10 Reasons I Love Colleges at Durham

10 Reasons I Love Colleges at Durham

Views: 259

Hear from one of our students, Ben, talking about his favourite things about college. If you’d like to see more resources, please visit our website: durham.ac.uk/schools.outreach/onlineresources (Music credit: www.bensound.com)


My sports and societies at Durham

My sports and societies at Durham

Views: 461

Hear from one of our students, Ruby, talking about the extra-curricular activities she’s involved with at Durham. If you’d like to see more resources, please visit our website: durham.ac.uk/schools.outreach/onlineresources (Music credit: www.bensound.com)


How I study at university (and during lockdown)

How I study at university (and during lockdown)

Views: 126

One of our students Helena talks you through how she studies at university, and how she’s managing to keep studying throughout the coronavirus pandemic. If you’d like to see more resources, please visit our website: durham.ac.uk/schools.outreach/onlineresources Music: www.bensound.com


My Durham Journey: From a Sutton Trust summer school to Graduate

My Durham Journey: From a Sutton Trust summer school to Graduate

Views: 398

Hear from one of our students, Ben, as he talks about his journey to Durham University. He talks about his experiences on a Sutton Trust summer school and how he decided Durham was right for him. To find out more about Sutton Trust, please see this link: durham.ac.uk/sutton.trust For more resources, please visit our website: durham.ac.uk/schools.outreach/onlineresources


Studying an Arts or Humanities subject at Durham

Studying an Arts or Humanities subject at Durham

Views: 159

Sunita is a third year English student at Durham. In this video, she talks about what it’s like to study an arts or humanities style subject at Durham University. For more resources, please visit our website: durham.ac.uk/schools.outreach/onlineresources (Music credit: www.bensound.com)


Support at University

Support at University

Views: 117

Hear from one of our students, Helena, as she talks about the support in place at Durham University for its students. For more resources, please visit our website: durham.ac.uk/schools.outreach/onlineresources Music credit: www.bensound.com


Still want to watch more?

Our Durham Student YouTube channel has lots of videos made by our students to share their experiences of Durham University with you. You can see all of their videos by clicking here.

You can also visit our official Durham University YouTube channel by clicking here.

Student Blogs

Find out more about the student experience at Durham through our student blogs

Connect with a Durham Student

Would you like to connect with one of our student ambassadors? If you would like to ask them a question about their time at Durham, follow the link here.

Sign Up to our Mailing List

Would you like to receive emails from us about life at Durham? If you would like to find out more, sign up to our mailing list by following the link here.

Contact Details

Schools Engagement Team 

Durham University

The Palatine Centre

Stockton Road

Durham

DH1 3LE