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Updated on Feb 5, 2024

University Ranking

Established in 1832, Durham University is a Public University based in Durham, UK. The UK is home to some of the top-ranking universities abroad, however, Durham University ranks in THE (Times Higher Education) and QS ranking. When we look at Durham University’s ranking then US News & World Report has ranked it between 277 for 277 in its national University ranking. US News & World Report has declined university’s rank in its ranking category from 238 in 2021 to 277 in 2023. 
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Durham University has seen a consistent Improving in its QS World University Ranking
. In 2022, QS World University Ranking ranked Durham University at 82 while in 2024 Durham University's ranking has moved to 78. According to THE (Times Higher Education) 2023, the Durham University rank is 198.

 

Durham University Ranking 2024 FAQs

Q. What is the rank of Durham University?

A. Durham University is one of the top public universities in UK. It has been ranked 198 in THE (Times Higher Education) is 2023. Durham University was placed in 162 in 2022 by THE (Times Higher Education) 

Q. Is Durham University good?

A. Durham University is among the best Public university in Co Durham that offers students numerous undergraduate and postgraduate programs. Durham University has been ranked 78 by QS in its World University Ranking. Know more about Durham University courses and fees. 

Q. What is Durham University known for?

A. Durham University has been selected as one of the best UK colleges by US News & World Report Global Universities. Durham University has been ranked 277 by US News & World Report in its edition of Global Universities. Durham University offers various courses at undergraduate and graduate programs. 

Q. Why study at Durham University?

A. Selected as among UK's best colleges by US News & World Report Global Universities, Durham University offers varied courses being taught by renowned professors and providing various downtown internships opportunities. The university also has multiple student clubs and organizations.  

Q. Why Durham University is good for international students?

A. Durham University is widely known for its variety of courses and competitive tuition fees. International students can pursue their higher education at Durham University in most of these courses offered here. Being among the ranked universities in UK, Durham University, established in 1832, comes with experience and quality education. This university is ranked at 78 QS World University Ranking in 2024.

Rankings & Grading

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Overall University Grade
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An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

Ranked By2018201920202021202220232024

ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Universities Rankings [1]

201-300201-300201-300301-400301-400NANA

QS - World University Ranking [2]

NANA7886829278

THE (Times Higher Education) - University Ranking [3]

NA114133149162198NA

The Complete University Guide - University Ranking UK [4]

NANA67668

The Guardian - University Rankings [5]

NA554567

US News & World Report - Global Universities [6]

NA210210238263277NA
  • ARWU (Shanghai Ranking)

    [1] The Shanghai Academic Ranking of World Universities takes into account universities that have Fields Medalists, Highly Cited Researchers, Nobel Laureates, papers published to determine top universities in the world. We are going to understand the Shanghai Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) Methodology.... Read More
  • QS

    [2] At QS World University Ranking, six simple metrics are taken into account that effectively capture university performances and a list of top-performing universities in the world are derived for a particular year. Check here QS University Rankings methodology and know about the parameters used in the process.... Read More
  • THE (Times Higher Education)

    [3] A college education is one of the most important investments in the life of a student. While selecting a college, students depend on the best university rankings given by popular ranking providers. Going forward, this decision will have a direct impact on their social, personal as well as professional lives. However, at times it becomes a little tr... Read More
  • The Complete University Guide

    [4] The Complete University Guide uses a total of ten indicators to decide on the top-performing universities in the UK. While the informationis sourced from the public domain, know all about the indicators and their weightage. Given below is a list of indicators that are taken into account while deciding the performance of universities across the UK.... Read More
  • The Guardian

    [5] The Guardian Ranking Methodology uses a total of nine indicators of performance that covers all stages of a student’s life cycle to put together their ranking league table. In this article, we have covered all the ranking parameters along with their weightage. The details for each parameter are also mentioned here.... Read More
  • US News & World Report

    [6] In this article, we will discuss US News' best global universities ranking methodology, so, you can understand the rankings better and compare schools on different parameters. The Best Global Universities rankings have ranked almost 1500 top educational institutions covering 86 countries. US News calculates the rankings based on 13 indicators.... Read More

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Course Ranking

The Durham University courses are popular all over the world. According to QS Masters in Business Analytics Rankings 2023, the subject ranking of MIM is 51-60. In 2022, QS had ranked Durham University at 47 position for Masters in Business Analytics Rankings.

The university is also ranked for MIM and MIM under Masters in Supply Chain Management Rankings and Accounting & Finance for 2023 by QS, respectively. The rankings for these subjects stood at 21 and 51-100, respectively. Durham University's ranking in 2022 was 51-100 for Accounting & Finance courses. First-year tuition fees for Accounting & Finance courses stands at Pound Sterling 22000-31500. 
 
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Durham University Subject Ranking 2023 FAQs

Q. What are the top programs at Durham University?

A. Some of the top Durham University courses are Masters in Supply Chain Management Rankings, MS and Accounting & Finance. These courses are ranked among the top courses across the world. Below table showcases the Durham University popular courses ranking and fees:  

Course Name (Ranking Category) 

Rank 2023 

1st Year Tuition Fee 

MIM (Masters in Business Analytics Rankings) 

51-60 

Pound Sterling 22000-31500 

MIM (Masters in Supply Chain Management Rankings) 

51-100 

Pound Sterling 22000-31500 

MS (Accounting & Finance) 

319 

Pound Sterling 20250-29500 

Q. How has Durham University’s MIM performed in the past years?

A. The MIM course at Durham University rank within the top courses globally, which surely showcases a positive performance for the course. As per QS Accounting & Finance, have been ranked 51-100 in 2023. Whereas, QS Accounting & Finance 2022 for Durham University was 51-100 and in 2021 this ranking was 101-150.  

Q. How are Durham University’s MIM courses ranked?

A. Some of Durham University's MIM programs have been ranked within the top courses in the country and worldwide. According to QS ranking for MIM is 51-60 for Masters in Business Analytics Rankings and 21 for Masters in Supply Chain Management Rankings for 2023. Durham University MIM have been ranked at 47 and 20 and 22 for Masters in Supply Chain Management Rankings in 2022 and 2021, respectively.  

Q. Is Durham University a good MS school?

A. According to the QS, Durham University ranks at 319 in the 2023 in the Engineering and Technology category. This makes it one of the top MS schools in the country. Students planning to study MS at Durham University will have to pay a tuition fee (first-year) of Pound Sterling 20250-29500. 

Q. Which are the top 3 courses at Durham University?

A. Some of the top Durham University courses based on QS rankings for 2023 include MIM, MIM and MS. The university ranks for all these three courses, making these popular and worthy to study. Below table showcase Durham University popular courses along with their rankings in 2023 and 2022:

Course Name (Ranking Category) 

Rank 2023 

Rank 2022 

MIM (Masters in Business Analytics Rankings) 

51-60 

47 

MIM (Masters in Supply Chain Management Rankings) 

21 

20 

MS (Accounting & Finance) 

51-100 

51-100 

MS  (Engineering and Technology) 

319 

281 

Ranking for Business & Management Studies Courses

An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

Ranked By2018201920202021202220232024

FT (Financial Times) - GMBA Ranking [7]

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FT (Financial Times) - Master in Finance [7]

51NA49465353NA

FT (Financial Times) - Master in Management [7]

675063528778NA

QS - Global MBA [8]

NA6874847894NA

QS - Masters in Business Analytics Rankings

NANANANA4751-60NA

QS - Masters in Supply Chain Management Rankings

NANANA222021NA

THE (Times Higher Education) - PG Business and Economics [9]

NA126-150201-250126-150126-150101-125NA

The Complete University Guide - Business and Management Studies UK [10]

NANA999139

The Guardian - Business and Management [11]

NA9171291614

The Guardian - Guardian Economics Rankings

NA1414101075
  • FT (Financial Times)

    [7] Financial Times is one of the most trusted names when it comes to looking for an MBA or business schools rankings. Candidates who consider compensation as a major factor while deciding a business school should go for Financial Times Global MBA Rankings. It also provides rankings for Masters in Management and Masters in Finance.... Read More
  • QS

    [8] The QS Global MBA Rankings use six benchmarks that are further divided into multiple indicators to capture university performances for a list of top-performing MBA universities.... Read More
  • THE (Times Higher Education)

    [9] A college education is one of the most important investments in the life of a student. While selecting a college, students depend on the best university rankings given by popular ranking providers. Going forward, this decision will have a direct impact on their social, personal as well as professional lives. However, at times it becomes a little tr... Read More
  • The Complete University Guide

    [10] The Complete University Guide uses a total of ten indicators to decide on the top-performing universities in the UK. While the informationis sourced from the public domain, know all about the indicators and their weightage. Given below is a list of indicators that are taken into account while deciding the performance of universities across the UK.... Read More
  • The Guardian

    [11] The Guardian Ranking Methodology uses a total of nine indicators of performance that covers all stages of a student’s life cycle to put together their ranking league table. In this article, we have covered all the ranking parameters along with their weightage. The details for each parameter are also mentioned here.... Read More

Ranking for Medicine & Health Sciences Courses

Ranked By20192020

QS - QS - Medicine Rankings

201-250201-250

    Ranking for Engineering Courses

    An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

    Ranked By20192020202120222023

    QS - Engineering and Technology [12]

    240240263281319

    QS - Mechanical, Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering Rankings

    201-250201-250251-300251-300301-350

    THE (Times Higher Education) - Engineering [13]

    201-250301-400NANA301-400

    THE (Times Higher Education) - PG Computer Science [13]

    176-200251-300251-300301-400301-400
    • QS

      [12] The QS University Rankings by Subject methodology ranks the quality of subjects in each university taking into consideration four parameters, Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation, Research Citations per Paper, and H-index. They publish rankings for a total of 51 subjects.... Read More
    • THE (Times Higher Education)

      [13] A college education is one of the most important investments in the life of a student. While selecting a college, students depend on the best university rankings given by popular ranking providers. Going forward, this decision will have a direct impact on their social, personal as well as professional lives. However, at times it becomes a little tr... Read More

    Ranking for Law Courses

    An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

    Ranked By2018201920202021202220232024

    ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Law Ranking

    101-150101-150151-200151-200201-300NANA

    QS - QS - Law Rankings

    NA4843504946NA

    THE (Times Higher Education) - THE - Law Rankings

    NA4233353442NA

    The Complete University Guide - Law Rankings

    NANA510756

    The Guardian - Guardian Law Rankings

    NA877767

      Ranking for Humanities & Social Sciences Courses

      An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

      Ranked By2018201920202021202220232024

      ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Political Sciences Rankings

      151-200151-200201-300101-150101-150NANA

      ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Sociology Rankings

      51-7551-7576-10076-10076-100NANA

      QS - Politics & International Studies Rankings

      NA51-10051-100101-15051-10051-100NA

      QS - QS - Sociology Rankings

      NA101-150101-150101-150101-150101-150NA

      THE (Times Higher Education) - THE - Psychology Rankings

      NA126-150151-175101-125101-125151-175NA

      The Complete University Guide - Psychology Rankings

      NANA12118913

      The Complete University Guide - Sociology Rankings

      NANA11152158

      The Guardian - Guardian Politics Rankings

      NA2920891919

      The Guardian - Guardian Sociology and Social Policy Rankings

      NA209148617

        Ranking for Arts ( Fine / Visual / Performing ) Courses

        An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

        Ranked By20192020202120222023

        THE (Times Higher Education) - Arts and Humanities Rankings

        3027192633

          Ranking for Science Courses

          An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

          Ranked By2018201920202021202220232024

          ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Mathematics Rankings

          301-400301-400401-500151-200151-200NANA

          ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Physics Rankings

          201-300151-200151-200151-200151-200NANA

          QS - Physics and Astronomy Rankings

          NA51-10051-10051-10051-10051-100NA

          QS - QS - Biological Sciences Rankings

          NA301-350251-300301-350301-350301-350NA

          QS - QS - Mathematics Rankings

          NA201-250201-250201-250201-250201-250NA

          THE (Times Higher Education) - Life Sciences Rankings

          NA201-250201-250201-250201-250251-300NA

          The Complete University Guide - Biological Sciences Rankings

          NANA68955

          The Complete University Guide - Computer Science [14]

          NANA85964

          The Complete University Guide - Physics and Astronomy Ranking

          NANA44463

          The Guardian - Guardian Physics Rankings

          NA265422
          • The Complete University Guide

            [14] The Complete University Guide uses a total of ten indicators to decide on the top-performing universities in the UK. While the informationis sourced from the public domain, know all about the indicators and their weightage. Given below is a list of indicators that are taken into account while deciding the performance of universities across the UK.... Read More

          Ranking for Accounting & Commerce Courses

          An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

          Ranked By201920202021202220232024

          QS - Accounting & Finance [15]

          51-100101-150101-15051-10051-100NA

          The Complete University Guide - Accounting and Finance Ranking [16]

          NA12710311

          The Guardian - Accounting and Finance Rankings [17]

          2313231483
          • QS

            [15] The QS University Rankings by Subject methodology ranks the quality of subjects in each university taking into consideration four parameters, Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation, Research Citations per Paper, and H-index. They publish rankings for a total of 51 subjects.... Read More
          • The Complete University Guide

            [16] The Complete University Guide uses a total of ten indicators to decide on the top-performing universities in the UK. While the informationis sourced from the public domain, know all about the indicators and their weightage. Given below is a list of indicators that are taken into account while deciding the performance of universities across the UK.... Read More
          • The Guardian

            [17] The Guardian Ranking Methodology uses a total of nine indicators of performance that covers all stages of a student’s life cycle to put together their ranking league table. In this article, we have covered all the ranking parameters along with their weightage. The details for each parameter are also mentioned here.... Read More
          Location
          University CityDurham, Co Durham, UK

          Contact Details

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          Durham DH1, United Kingdom

          Durham ( Co Durham)

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          Email

          international.office@durham.ac.uk