Durham University


Durham University is distinctive - a residential collegiate university with long traditions and modern values. Seeking the highest distinction in research and scholarship and committed to excellence in all aspects of education and transmission of knowledge. Their research and scholarship affect every continent.

Durham University is proud to be an international scholarly community which reflects the ambitions of cultures from around the world. They promote individual participation, providing a rounded education in which students, staff and alumni gain both the academic and the personal skills required to flourish.


Key Numbers

  • Average tuition fees - £20,000
  • Estimated cost of living - £10,000
  • Minimum IELTS score - 6.5
  • Student satisfaction - 91
  • International student ratio - 21% 



  • The Times: 4
  • The Guardian: 4
  • QS World Rankings: 78
  • Complete University Guide: 6