Durham University
7.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 92 ratings in 2018)
In a few words
"Lots of societies and sports and the university is generally quite good about setting up new ones if you tell them. Also, you can join college sports and societies so you're not just limited to university wide ones."
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

"Going out is cheap. You can easily get a pint for £3 in student bars."

Location of university

"The location is quite good but there is a lack of restaurants and branded shops...."

Night life

"College bar crawls, clubs, the ever attractive Klute (worst club in Europe), and..."

Clubs and social environment

"There are many societies and sports clubs that students can join from very academic..."

Diverse backgrounds

"There is a good international social committee. Led by students who truly care about..."

Careers services

"We have a fantastic careers service. I have attended many sector-based networking/workshop..."


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


"College accommodation costs are among the highest in the country. This puts undue..."

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