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Durham University



Help with your application

We hope you find all the information you need here, but if you do have any further questions we will be happy to help.

Our course search comes with a lot of information about each of our courses.

Still having trouble finding something? We are happy to help: 


If you have a disability or medical condition which may affect your studies, we would be pleased to talk to you to discuss any support you may need during your time with us. More information about the services we can offer is available on the Disability Service website.

Deferred entry

If you wish to take a year out between school and university you should check your nominated department's policy on deferred entry (see each departmental entry or website).

Some departments welcome applications submitted during your last year at school, particularly if you are seeking to gain experience relevant to your degree. Others would prefer you to apply in the year between school and university.

Questions about studying here?

If you have a question relating to undergraduate or taught postgraduate programmes, or our application process, many of the answers can be found on our web pages which contan a wealth of information. If you cannot find an answer to your question, you can: