Durham University is distinctive - a residential collegiate university with long traditions and modern values. We seek the highest distinction in research and scholarship and are committed to excellence in all aspects of education and transmission of knowledge. Our research and scholarship affect every continent. We are proud to be an international scholarly community which reflects the ambitions of cultures from around the world. We promote individual participation, providing a rounded education in which students, staff and alumni gain both the academic and the personal skills required to flourish.
Durham University belongs to the top 100 universities in the world and the top 50 universities in Europe.
(in the world)
|QS World University Rankings||2019||74||21|
|Shanghai Jiao Tong Academic Ranking of World Universities||2018||201||81|
|Times Higher Education World University Rankings||2019||114||43|