Why choose Durham University?
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.
Durham is a diverse university and welcomes students from 156 countries giving you the opportunity to meet people from across the world.
As a Durham University student you become a member of one of our colleges where most of our first year students choose to live. Colleges are supportive communities providing a warm welcome to all students, excellent student welfare and a fantastic student experience.
You will have heard of our excellent reputation but here are a few things you may not know.
Ranked 5th in the UK.
The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016