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Name Pronunciation

The full legal name of all students is read out at Congregation by the relevant Faculty Executive Dean or deputy. Contact your Faculty Office to confirm the pronunciation of your name, only if it is often mispronounced, by you registration closing date as specified at How to Register. Late submissions will not be accepted. Please have your student ID (beginning 000) ready when you call or include it in your email.

Faculty Offices

Students in the following departments, contact the Faculty of Arts and Humanities Office

Address: Elvet Riverside Block 2, New Elvet, Durham

Telephone: +44 [0] 191 33 42900

Email: arts.education@durham.ac.uk

  • Applied Linguistics / TESOL
  • Classics and Ancient History
  • Combined Honours in Arts / Liberal Arts
  • English Studies
  • History
  • Modern Languages and Cultures
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Theology and Religion


Students in the following departments, contact the Faculty of Science Office

Address: 3rd Floor, Chemistry Building, Science Site, Durham

Email: sciencefaculty.office@durham.ac.uk

  • Biosciences
  • Chemistry
  • Earth Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Natural Sciences
  • Physics
  • Psychology


Students in the following departments, contact the Faculty of Social Sciences and Health Office

Address: Arthur Holmes Building, Science Site, South Road, Durham, DH1 3LE

Email: social.sciences@durham.ac.uk (please include the email subject as Name Pronunciation)

  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Combined Honours in Social Sciences
  • Education
  • Geography
  • Government and International Affairs
  • Law
  • Medicine, Pharmacy and Health
  • Sociology
  • Sport and Exercise Science


Students in the following departments, contact the Faculty of Business

Address: Mill Hill Lane, Durham, DH1 3LB

Email: business.facultyoffice@durham.ac.uk

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Economics (inc PPE)
  • Business, Management and Marketing