Durham University
7.8
7.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 92 ratings in 2018)
In a few words
"Lecturers know what they're doing and help or advice is always available. I also love the fact that it is collegiate."
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

"If you love to go to coffee shops or brunch, there are tons of different ones. Also,..."

Location of university

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

Night life

"Lots of cafes, college bars, the cathedral and castle, rowing on the river."

Clubs and social environment

"Durham has a very strong sporting culture. We also perform very well in sports and..."

Diverse backgrounds

"It's attempting to diversify, but is still very middle class."

Careers services

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

Pros

"The city is small, pretty, full of character and almost entirely accessible on foot...."

Cons

"Ever rising school fees. Exorbitant landlord prices in certain areas."

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