Durham University building at dusk

Durham University

Durham University

Study Group works in collaboration with Durham University to provide international students with a pathway to a world top 100 university.

Connecting long traditions with forward-thinking values since 1832

Durham University is a world top 100, collegiate university with long traditions, forward-thinking values and a global reputation for the quality of teaching and research.

Students have access to research-led education delivered by world-leading experts in outstanding study facilities. This approach to education ensures that the courses are up-to-date with current developments.

The University is committed to helping students reach their career goals by offering opportunities to explore entrepreneurship, meet with employers and access work experience. The Durham Award recognises students’ employability skills and makes sure graduates are in demand and stand out from the crowd.

The Durham University International Study Centre is located at Durham University’s Queen’s Campus in Stockton-on-Tees. It is a modern purpose-built site, offering a wide range of facilities and study resources in a nurturing environment where international students can prepare for degree study at Durham City.

International Foundation Year:

  • Business, Economics, Accounting and Finance
  • Humanities, Law and Social Science
  • Science and Engineering


  • Business, Economics, Accounting and Finance
  • Law and Social Science
  • Science and Engineering

“My advice to students thinking of coming to Durham is to work hard and be prepared to learn new things. It can be challenging, but if it doesn’t challenge you it doesn’t change you. You must make the most of opportunities available and be proud of being a product of Durham University.”

Shiv from India, Business and Management

A world top 100 university

QS World University Rankings 2024

Ranked 6th in the UK

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023