Durham University
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7.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"The collegiate system. The opportunity to get involved with loads of sports teams and societies. The world-class research-led teaching. The work set is interesting and there is enough to keep me busy without taking over my life."
Quality of facilities
7.6 / 10
Night life
6.6 / 10
Student union
4.7 / 10
How diverse is your university
5.2 / 10
Quality of teaching
7.3 / 10
Structure of courses
7.3 / 10
Preparation for a job
6.8 / 10

What students say about...

Location of university

"Durham is a beautiful university town, it's additionally peaceful and safe. The placement..."

Night life

"A few smaller clubs, which is actually nice because they're less intimidating and..."

Clubs and social environment

"Durham will never be as academically excellent as Oxbridge, but the student experience..."

Diverse backgrounds

"Not really diverse. Durham seems to be proud of its ability to attract the most private..."

Careers services

"A lecturer from the employment agency contacted me the same day with teaching details..."


"Good course, good reputation, good employment opportunities after. The collegiate..."


"Small city means not a lot of shops/large supermarkets can be easily accessed when..."

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