Durham University

UK

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THE World Ranking: 97

Overview

Overview

Durham University is located in the city of Durham. The University was founded in 1832 and developed in Durham and Newcastle until 1963. Durham University is a collegiate university, ie, most of its courses are divided between different colleges. The University is in 2 locations: in the city of Durham and at Queens Campus in Stockton. Its academic teaching and research programs are contained within 3 faculties: Arts and Humanities, Science, and Social Sciences and Health. Durham provides accommodation to all the undergraduate students during the first year of their study in the college.

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Hotcourses Diversity Index (What is this?)

DIVERSITY INDEX
Source: HESA

127 International student nationalities at this university

FEEL AT HOME INDEX
Source: HESA

7.29% International students from USA

Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2017-2018
Source: THE

97

OVERALL SCORE

60.8%

TEACHING

44.8%

INTERNATIONAL OUTLOOK

89%

INDUSTRY INCOME

36.8%

RESEARCH

47.9%

CITATIONS

84.6%
QS World University Rankings 2017-2018
Source: QS

78

Academic Ranking of World Universities 2017
Source: ARWU

201

Student life in numbers

COSTS PER YEAR
OVERALL COST OF LIVING

£12000

AVERAGE PRIVATE RENT
Source: KIS/HESA

£6144 - £6261

AVERAGE TUITION FEE PER YEAR

UNDERGRADUATE

£18410

POSTGRADUATE

£17550

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Durham University_PhD

Supportive PhD supervisor, high-ranked university. Pick your supervisor carefully, check his publications and his research interests, talk to his current PhD students and visit the university before accepting an offer. Check the teaching opportunities in the department and ask information for the differ read full review

Supportive PhD supervisor, high-ranked university. Pick your supervisor carefully, check his publications and his research interests, talk to his current PhD students and visit the university before accepting an offer. Check the teaching opportunities in the department and ask information for the different research groups. It's important that as a PhD student you are part of a research group, that you will give you support throughout your studies and will help you to create your own network. show less

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