Studying abroad is a unique and exciting experience. You will be studying at a world top 100 university with a global reputation for teaching and research. Lecturers are world-leaders in their fields and students benefit from cutting edge facilities.
Durham is one of the UK's most historic universities, and its unique collegiate system creates a strong sense of belonging. The University provides outstanding opportunities that help to enrich student life and an amazing academic experience.
International student Soumya tells us what life is like at Durham University. This film was made by Hotcourses.
At Durham you'll study with students from around the UK and more than 150 countries worldwide. Whatever your background, we want you to be at home here. On top of support staff in each College, through central Student Support and Wellbeing services we offer support including: Disability Support; Faith Support; Equality, Diversity and Inclusion; Counselling; and the Student Wellbeing Programme.
On top of that, you'll have access to entertainment, events and support services within Durham and the surrounding area. Of course, the dedicated Exchanges and Study Abroad Team in the International Office is there to assist too!
Find out about our exchange programmes
Run by official Durham students, on behalf of the University, thedurhamstudent is there to show you what life is really like at Durham! Further, esn_durham is the Erasmus & Exchange Students society is run by students to support Erasmus+ and exchange students studying / preparing to study at Durham.