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These regular online events are aimed at prospective undergraduate applicants to Durham University. They provide a great opportunity to have your questions answered about the Durham University experience.

Our webchats have finished for 2016 and will return in 2017. Please see below an example of some of the topics covered during our virtual events.

  • Applying to Durham (UK/EU and International applicants)
  • Writing a personal statement
  • Durham Student life
  • Collegiate system
  • Durham location
  • Academic life at Durham
  • Coming on an Open Day

To register for the webchat you will need to download Skype for Business onto your computer in advance of the event. View our straightforward instructions on how to do this. Unfortunately at this time, you are not able to access the webchat using mobile or tablet devices.

To allow us to gauge how busy the event might be please could you leave your details here if you would like to participate in a webchat. We will remind you about the event closer to the time.

Please note: this is a public forum therefore we will not be able to answer confidential and specific queries such as those relating to an application you may have made to the University. These queries should be emailed to either or

If you have any queries regarding the webchat event please contact