A little more about how to visit
Open Days, whether virtual or on-campus are the best way for you to find out about our teaching excellence, explore our award-winning facilities, and experience our distinctive college communities. The events generally run from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm and will give you the chance to explore your degree options, college choices and find out about the wider student experience and support services. These events are very popular so we recommend you Register Your Interest
to receive an email when we open for bookings!
You can explore Durham City on your own with the help of our self-guided tour
app which can be used either whilst at home, or when you arrive on campus. If you prefer to have a guided tour then we recommend our Discover Durham Tours
led by students which take place at various times throughout the year.
Whichever way you choose to visit we are sure you will receive a warm welcome! Register Your Interest
to keep up to date with what is happening at Durham.
Undergraduate Open Days and Visits
If you are interested in applying to Durham or already have an offer, we have plenty of ways for you to find out more, either by visiting the campus or joining us at one of our online events.
If you can’t attend an Open Day, the next best thing is our Discover Durham Tours which are led by our fantastic Student Ambassadors. They will tell you about academic and College life as well as taking you on a short tour of Durham City. If you can't make any of the dates that our tours run on, don't worry, we also have a self-guided tour option! However you choose to visit we look forward to welcoming you.
Postgraduate Open Days
Open Days, whether virtual or on-campus are the best way for you to find out about us.
Questions about studying here?
Check out our list of FAQs or submit an enquiry form.
The collegiate structure is a defining characteristic of Durham University. It’s extremely reassuring to be part of an active, close-knit community with a vested interest in your welfare and development, both in your career and personal life.
Physics PhD, Grey College
Next open days:
Virtual Undergraduate Open Day
Thursday 16 September 2021 - Sunday 10 October 2021
9:00AM - 5:00PM
Postgraduate Open Day
Wednesday 24 November 2021 - Wednesday 24 November 2021
9:00AM - 5:00PM
Register your interest
Fill in our form to hear more about Durham University, including when open day events are launched.
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