DURHAM UNIVERSITY - [DUR], DURHAM, ENGLAND

Durham, EnglandLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1832Established Year
  16565Enrollment

Durham University Ranking, Programs, Admission Process & Living Cost

The Durham University has been ranked #78 in the QS World Rankings. Also, globally it has been placed in the top 3 for 15 subjects and in the top 50 for employer reputation. The international students account for 21% of the student population, representing 150 nationalities.

A wide range of courses are offered across the faculties of Arts & Humanities, Science, and Social Sciences & Health. It is best known for subject areas like Archaeology, English language & Literature, Physics & Astronomy, Anthropology, Geography, Politics and History.

Highlights

University TypePublic University
Campus SettingUrban
Establishment Year1832
No. of Departments26+
No. of Campuses3
No. of Residence Halls16
Graduate Job Rate97.9%
Endowment74 million Pounds
Cost of AttendanceAbout 30,100 Pounds
Applications AcceptedOnline
Work-StudyAvailable
Intake TypeSemester wise
Mode of ProgramFull time and online

Durham University Admission Process

  • Application: UG applications have to be made through ‘UCAS’ and PG applications through online application system.
  • Application fee: About 60 Pounds
  • Application deadline:

UG Courses: International applicants may apply by June 30, however, it is recommended to apply by January 15. PG Courses: There no strict deadline. However, students are recommended to apply by end of December.

  • General requirements: Official academic transcripts, official degree completion certificate, mark sheets
  • Additional requirements: Birth certificate, passport copy, 2 academic referees, personal statement, essay, and research proposal.
  • English Proficiency Test: The acceptable English Test scores are:
TestMinimum Scores
IELTS6.5
TOEFL iBT92
CAE/CPE176
PTE62
Trinity ISE Language TestLevel III

Durham University Programs, Campus, Accommodation

  • There are 26+ constituent departments offering 200 courses at UG, PG level, and Doctorate Level.
  • The campus is spread across 3 locations: Durham City, Queen’s Campus, and Wider Region.
  • There accommodations offered to the students are catered/partly catered/self-catered. There are 16 residences with each one of them accommodating 500+ residents.

Durham University Cost of Attendance

 The cost of attendance is inclusive of the tuition fee and the cost of living.

Tuition Fee

Level of StudyAnnual Tuition Fee (Pounds)
UG & PG Research (classroom-based)18,300
UG & PG Research (laboratory-based)23,100
PG taught (classroom-based)17,325
PG taught (laboratory-based)21,945
MBA28,000

Cost of Living

ExpensesAnnual Cost (Pounds)
Accommodation3,595
Travel250
Food1,170
Books & materials250
Miscellaneous2,000
Total7,265

Durham University Scholarships

There are wide range of scholarships available for international students based on their eligibility. Few of the most beneficial scholarships have been mentioned below:

ScholarshipWho can applyAmount/BenefitDeadline
Said Scholarship ProgrammeCitizens of Lebanon/Jordan/Palestine/Syria50% rebate on 1-year PG tuition feeAugust 1, 2018
Chevening ScholarshipCitizen of Chevening-eligible countryCovers tuition fee + living allowance + return airfare + essential expenditures for 1-year PG programNovember 8, 2018
Open Society Foundations- Civil Society Leadership AwardCitizens of Civil Society Leadership Award-eligible countryCovers pre-academic preparation fee + study-related travel expenses + living cost + health insurance + accommodation during application + Attendance at scholarship program conferenceMay 15, 2018

Durham University Alumni

  • After graduating from Durham University, the alumni get chance to attend a range of events and establish social and professional connections globally.
  • Some of the notable alumni are Andrew Strauss, Nasser Hussain, and Roger Moore.
Find a Program

Arts & Social Studies 103 Programs

Engineering, Technology & Applied Sciences 11 Programs

4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$24,368 - 25,850 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$31,572 PER
YEAR

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$6,283 - 32,887 PER
YEAR

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1 yearfull-timeEnglish
$22,257 PER
YEAR

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3 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$24,368 PER
YEAR

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Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing 5 Programs

4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$31,572 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$24,401 - 31,021 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION

Durham University Overview

Institution TypePublic
Student Population16565
Average Cost of Attendance$24,401 / Year

Test Scores for International Applicants

ExamsAvg. ScoreMin. ScoreMax. Score% Submitted
Graduate
GMAT650-- -

Attendance Cost

$24,401

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$24,401 / Year
Post Graduate Program$22,257 / Year
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