Durham University
Durham University

Important Facts

  • Student Enrollment:

    17505

  • Faculty:

    1349

  • Sponsored Projects:

    NA

  • Male to Female Ratio:

    46/54

  • Alumni:

    NA

  • Increase in Admission:

    3%

  • Applicant Count:

    30000

  • International Students:

    24%

  • Establishment:

    1832

Contact

  • University Offices:
    The Palatine Centre, Stockton Road, Durham, DH1 3LE, UK
  • Telephone:
    (+44) 191 334 2000
  • Fax:
    +44 (0) 191 334 6326
  • website

The University of Durham is a collegiate public research university situated in Durham, North East England. It is a residential collegiate university with long traditions & modern values. Durham University was founded in 1832, making it oldest of the university’s 16 colleges. The university has two locations- one is in the city of Durham & the another one is on Queen’s campus. Both have excellent transport links to the rest of north England and takes 3 hours approximately to reach from London. More than 17,000 students were enrolled in the academic year of 2014/2015.

The university has an array of courses to choose from, for instance- it has over 130 undergraduate degree programs in the field of arts, health, humanities, sciences & social sciences. It offers one of the broadest ranges of degree programs within the UK. The teaching faculty over here is highly qualified, more than 88% students are satisfied with their experience at Durham University, according to a report by NSS. It also offers a wide range of assistance for employment, as a matter of fact, 82% of UK & EU graduates secured employment within a period of six months.

The university also offers an excellent community which supports a warm welcome to all students, which ultimately results in providing a fantastic student experience. The international scholarly community also represents the ambitions of rich cultures from all over the world. The university is committed to delivering a rounded education in which students, staffs & alumni gain both the academic & personal skills which are absolutely require to flourish in life.