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Undergraduate study

When you join Durham University you will be joining a world top 100 University, and will have access to research-led education delivered by world-leading experts in outstanding study facilities.

This research-led approach to education ensures that our range of courses are right up-to-date with current developments as the research conducted by our academic staff shapes and inspires our teaching and curriculum.

Durham is a diverse university and welcomes students from over 150 countries giving you the opportunity to meet people from across the world. 

We have exciting proposals for the future to ensure we continue to produce world-class research, education and student experience. In research, we are recruiting more academic staff and further developing links with business and industry.

In education, we are developing our teaching and learning offer. This includes a new state-of-the-art Teaching and Learning Centre, which will open for 2019/20.

World Top 100 University

ranked 74th in the QS World University Rankings 2019

World Top 50

in the QS World University RankingsĀ® 2018 for employer reputation

Over 90%

of our subjects are ranked in the UK top 10 in The Complete University Guide 2019.

14 Days of Christmas music

Over 500 Durham student musicians and singers are delivering a jam-packed season of Christmas concerts. Until the end of term on Friday 14th December, there will be at least one performance by a Music Durham, student music ensemble on every day, at a host of venues across the city! It promises to be a festive season full of variety, with music for every taste.

(4 Dec 2018) » More about 14 Days of Christmas music

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