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Fees and Funding

Fees for full-time international students are displayed in the course database. Please check this for up-to-date fees.   Information about fees related to the International Study Centre can be found on their own website. 

Durham University supports students from USA or Canada with obtaining loans from their home country. For more information about Foreign Loans see our corresponding section. 

Canadian students have the ability to borrow government loans through their province and you can find more information from the Government of Canada Student Loans website. Durham University authorises enrolment verification forms on behalf of Canadian students, and you can bring your forms to the Scholarships and Student Funding Service or email us. 

Durham University’s Institutional Code is: PUAP 

US citizens and eligible non-citizens can apply for William D. Ford Direct Loans, private loans through Sallie Mae or combination of both. Direct loans interest rates are lower than private loans and students should investigate all options before borrowing. 

Please find additional information about Federal Student Aid from studentaid.gov website. 

Federal School Code: G08587 OPE-ID: 008587-00 

Students receiving aid from other foreign countries should, once in Durham, bring their loan and deferment forms to the Scholarships and Student Funding Service in The Palatine Centre. 

Fee Status & Payment and Living Costs

  • Fee Status and Payment

    You are classified as ‘Home/EU’ or ‘Overseas’ for fees purposes depending on your nationality and the country where you normally live – where you are ‘ordinarily resident’. 

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  • Living Costs

    Living costs are typically much lower in the North of England than they are in the South, however, your own budget will depend on your lifestyle.

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Fee Status and Payment

You are classified as ‘Home/EU’ or ‘Overseas’ for fees purposes depending on your nationality and the country where you normally live – where you are ‘ordinarily resident’. 

Skyscrapers against a blue sky with clouds

Living Costs

Living costs are typically much lower in the North of England than they are in the South, however, your own budget will depend on your lifestyle.

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Scholarships, Foreign Loans and Deposits

  • International Scholarships

    International scholarships and bursaries are either funded by the University, through partnerships with external organisations or through generous donations from alumni and friends of the University.

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  • Foreign Loans

    Durham University supports students from USA or Canada with obtaining loans from their home country. Students receiving aid from other foreign countries should bring their loan and deferment forms to the Scholarships and Student Funding Service.

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International Scholarships

International scholarships and bursaries are either funded by the University, through partnerships with external organisations or through generous donations from alumni and friends of the University.

Asian student graduation

Foreign Loans

Durham University supports students from USA or Canada with obtaining loans from their home country. Students receiving aid from other foreign countries should bring their loan and deferment forms to the Scholarships and Student Funding Service.

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  • Application Fees and Post Offer Deposits (Postgraduate Only)

    An application fee is only required for postgraduate taught programmes within the Business School (Management, Marketing, Accounting, Economics, Finance, Islamic Finance and Business Analytics). 

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  • International Scholarships 2022-2024

    We are delighted to be offering a range of new International Scholarships to students from Bangladesh, India, Malaysia, Nigeria, Pakistan and Vietnam looking to start their undergraduate or taught postgraduate studies in 2022, 2023 and 2024.

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Application Fees and Post Offer Deposits (Postgraduate Only)

An application fee is only required for postgraduate taught programmes within the Business School (Management, Marketing, Accounting, Economics, Finance, Islamic Finance and Business Analytics). 

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International Scholarships 2022-2024

We are delighted to be offering a range of new International Scholarships to students from Bangladesh, India, Malaysia, Nigeria, Pakistan and Vietnam looking to start their undergraduate or taught postgraduate studies in 2022, 2023 and 2024.

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