Science and Engineering

Key information

  • This programme is for international students aiming to study an undergraduate degree in a science or engineering field at Durham University.
  • Improve your academic and English language skills needed for university.
  • Gain a foundation in science and engineering concepts to give you a head start on your degree.
  • Study core mathematics and chemistry modules to develop your confidence in theoretical and practical skills.
  • Adjust to the UK education system, from understanding academic terminology to learning how to conduct laboratory experiments and write reports.
  • Durham is one of the UK’s most historic universities, and its unique collegiate system creates a strong sense of belonging. The University provides outstanding opportunities that help to enrich student life and create some of the world’s most sought-after graduates.
  • Students at Durham have excellent graduate prospects. The University has the highest graduate employment rate of any UK university, with 97.9 per cent of its graduates in work or further study three and a half years after graduation (Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey 2016/17).
  • At Queen’s Campus and Durham City you will have access to facilities that include state-of-the-art lecture theatres, IT rooms and laboratories. The University Library in Durham City has an Archives and Special Collections section that attracts scholars from all over the world.

English language entry requirements


IELTS: 5.5; 5.5 RW, 5.0 LS

Academic requirements


GPA: 3.0

Tuition


£23,000

Intakes


January, September
Degree

MEng (Hons) Aeronautical Engineering

BSc (Hons) Biochemistry

BSc (Hons) Biological Sciences

BSc (Hons) Chemistry

BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering

MEng (Hons) Civil Engineering

BSc (Hons) Climate Science

BSc (Hons) Computer Science

MSci Earth Sciences

BEng (Hons) Electrical Engineering

MEng (Hons) Electrical Engineering

BEng (Hons) Electronic Engineering

MEng (Hons) Electronic Engineering

BSc (Hons) Environmental Geoscience

BEng (Hons) General Engineering

MEng (Hons) General Engineering

BSc (Hons) Geology

BSc (Hons) Geophysics with Geology

BSc (Hons) Geoscience

BSc (Hons) Mathematics

BSc (Hons) Mathematics and Statistics

MMath (Hons) Mathematics and Statistics

BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering

MEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering

BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences - Anthropology and Biology

BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences - Biology and Chemistry

BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences - Biology and Earth Sciences

BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences - Biology and Geography

BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences - Biology and Psychology

BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences - Business and Computer Science

BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences - Chemistry and Earth Sciences

BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences - Computer Science and Mathematics

BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences - Computer Science and Physics

BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences - Earth Sciences and Geography

BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences - Economics and Mathematics

BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences - Economics and Psychology

BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences - Mathematics and Philosophy

BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences - Mathematics and Psychology

BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences - Philosophy and Physics

BSc (Hons) Physics

BSc (Hons) Psychology

MEng (Hons) Renewable Energy Engineering