Durham University

WORLD RANK

2012-13
80

Durham, United Kingdom

Region: Europe

  • Overall score
    60.7
  • Teaching
    42.3
  • International outlook
    77.7
  • Industry income
    34.3
  • Research
    44.5
  • Citations
    93.3

Durham's 16 colleges, the oldest of which dates back to the university's foundation in 1832 and is housed in the city's castle, are home communities for around 15,500 students. They are taught by around 670 academic staff in 25 departments and schools grouped together in three faculties: arts and humanities; science; and social science and health.