Durham has two sets of institution-wide agreements. To apply please use the standard European application process. Please be aware that places at these institutions are more competitive than under European Departmental Agreements. If demand for places at either the institution-wide or Coimbra SEN partners (below) exceeds the quota number of places available, places will be allocated by a University panel based on grades and the application materials provided.
Durham has one general European / Erasmus+ institution-wide agreements. On the host section of the European application form, please indicate "institution-wide" when choosing an institution-wide partner:
German, English B2
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Applications for subjects with restricted admission will be considered upon prior consultation with the departments concerned.
University of Zurich
Priority to students from Biosciences and SGIA
Durham is also member of the Coimbra Group (CG) Student Exchange Network (SEN), giving access to a further 23 European universities. Please note: the SEN is still an exchange through the European framework. On the host section of the European application form, please indicate SEN when choosing a SEN partner.
Law, Economics & Business, Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy.
* The Languages for a Year Abroad page provides additional information about CEFR language levels.
Durham is a proud member of the Coimbra Group - an association of long-established European multidisciplinary universities of high international standard. The Coimbra Group is committed to creating special academic and cultural ties in order to promote study and research benefits for its members.