Durham University
7.8
7.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 92 ratings in 2018)
In a few words
"There are not many clubs and the ones we do have are small, but this just adds to the Durham feel. There are pubs and college bars, though, which are always very popular."
Quality of academic facilities
7.8 / 10
 
Location of university
7.4 / 10
 
Night life
6 / 10
 
Student union
5.5 / 10
 
How diverse is your university
5.1 / 10
 
Quality of teaching
7.3 / 10
 
Preparation for a job
6.7 / 10
 
Quality of other facilities
7 / 10
 
Cost of living
5.8 / 10
 

What students say about...

Fun Facts

"Durham is rumoured to have the largest number of inter-student marriages in Britain...."

Location of university

"The student accommodation is extremely expensive. However, the library is very good..."

Night life

"We have the worst nightclub in Europe."

Clubs and social environment

"There are a lot of societies at Durham that can focus on what degree you do or where..."

Diverse backgrounds

"Compared to say, a London uni, Durham does not seem nearly as diverse. However, as..."

Careers services

"The careers service is useful but limited. I struggled to get an appointment because..."

Pros

"We're in a beautiful location and the collegiate system makes for a sense of community..."

Cons

"The lack of student action, they don't listen to what we want. The poor organisation..."

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