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Durham University


Live Events

What's on?

Welcome to our live events page for offer holders where all our scheduled live presentations and chats, as well as recordings are listed!

We will be posting links to all our live events below, so keep coming back to see what's on and when. Some of our events are invitation only as numbers are limited.

We will be using MS Teams to run our live events, which you can access using the web browsers: Google Chrome or Microsoft Internet Explorer. Just click the session link, select the option to 'use the web' version and sign in as a guest. You will be taken to a holding page, then when the webinar goes live, the presenter will admit you to join.

You can find our full joining instructions here.


Medical Anthropology presentation

Join us to find our more about our Anthropology courses.


Conservation of Archaeological and Museum Objects

An opportunity for offer holders to ask questions about the Conservation degree and how we are planning for 2020-2021 delivery

MA International and Cultural Heritage


Offer holders and anyone considering applying for the MSc Bioarchaeology can gain an insight into this degree.

Classics and Ancient History

Find out more about our MA courses with a Q&A opportunity.


Find out more about our MA Education and MA Intercultural Communication and Education courses with a live Q&A

Here is our presentation from the webinar.


Join Dr Will Coombs for an overview of our Engineering degrees with a live Q&A.

English Studies

The Co-Directors of the Taught MA for all pathways, together with a past MA student and a representative from the International Office, will talk briefly about the content and organisation of the MA and they will then be available to answer your questions.


Watch a recording of our live event!

Please go to the following timings for information on:

  • General Introduction to Postgraduate courses in Geography from 0:00:00
  • Masters by Research from 0:18:35
  • MA in Research Methods (MARM) from 0:27:26
  • MA/MSc in Risk from 0:39:25
  • Hear some of our current Risk Masters students discussing the course along with lots of live questions and answers related to all the programmes from 0:51:33

Government and International Affairs (SGIA)

Find out more about the following postgraduate courses we offer and have the opportunity to ask any questions you may have.

· MSc Global Politics

· MA Politics and International Relations

· MA Research Methods

· MA International Relations

· MA International Relations (Europe)

· MA International Relations (East Asia)

· MA International Relations (Middle East)

· Research Programme

We have a separate webinar dedicated to our MSc in Defence, Diplomacy and Development and our MSc in Conflict Prevention and Peacebuilding at Durham University.

Watch our video in advance of the webinar

History/ Social & Economic History (RM)

Dr David Minto, Director of the MA Programmes in History, will be available to answer any questions offer-holders and prospective applicants may have about the postgraduate taught courses.

International Cultural Heritage Management (Mandarin Session)

This session aims to provide general information of ICHM and with essential tips for Chinese students living at Durham.



Watch our recordings from our recent webinars:

Live taster session

Information session

Mathematical Sciences

Join us to find out more about the MSc in Mathematical Sciences course. This session will provide an overview of our course, and how the teaching and learning process will be organised in the upcoming academic year. This event will be taking place on Zoom.

Medieval and Early Modern Studies

This session is for MA MEMS offer holders as well as prospective students looking to apply for October 2020 entry. There will be a short presentation followed by Q&A.

Modern Languages and Cultures

An opportunity to meet key staff in the School of Modern Languages and Cultures, as well as members of the Admissions team and International Office. You will also hear from students on the programme, and have the chance to ask any questions you might have.

Museum and Artefact Studies

This live Q&A with Dr Ben Roberts is an opportunity for offer holders to find out more about the course.


Join us for an insight into the taught MA in Music at Durham.


Join Dave Wallace, Admissions Tutor and some newly qualified trainees for an overiew of the PGCE and a live Q&A.

PGCE Presentation


This webinar was hosted by Dr Benedict Smith, the Director of the MA in Philosophy. The session explained more about the structure of the MA and what opportunities you will have as a postgraduate philosopher at Durham.


We have delivered the following live webinars. If you are an offer holder and would like to access any of the recordings please email us at

Behavorial Science

Developmental Psychopathology

Cognitive Neuroscience

Scientific Computing and Data Analysis (MISCADA)

A chance for offer holders to find out more about our MSc course and ask any questions.


Join us to find out more about the School of Sociology and the MA in Research Methods.

TESOL/Applied Linguistics for TESOL

An opportunity for offer holders to find out more about our MA TESOL/Applied Linguistics for TESOL PGT courses and ask any questions.