Number of Places*
Katholieke Hogeschool VIVES Zuid
English (PGR) Dutch (UG)
University of Palermo
Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
Universidad de Castilla La Mancha
*the number of places and levels are subject to approval by the partner university.
Biological Sciences also have an overseas partnership with: University of Zurich. For Switzerland please apply through the European / Erasmus+ forms, however, please be aware that Switzerland is not a participating member of Erasmus+ and thus a placement would not be Erasmus+ funded.
The University also has a number of institution-wide agreements. Before applying, students must check on the partners' websites that they offer suitable modules / courses for their Durham degree subject.
While numerous partners teach in English, many European partners have language requirements. Speaking a foreign language will expand the number of partners at which you will be able to study. Click the link below to find out more about partner language requirements, learning a language and support.
Each department has an exchange coordinator that will advise on academic issues and options available in your Department. Likewise they can provide support, should academic issues arise while abroad.