Student Accommodation Near University of Durham
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Durham University was established in the year 1832 as Durham’s University College before it was granted a Royal Charter in 1837. Being a part of the Russell Group of institutions makes it one of the most preferred universities in the UK for students around the world. Each year the university opens its doors to more than 17,000 international students from over 150 countries and nationalities along with a staff count of over 3,000. Currently, the university is ranked 78th according to the QS world university Rankings 2020.
Durham University comprises three faculties – arts and humanities, science and social science, and health – across 16 colleges and 25 departments. The university’s main campus is located in the city of Durham whereas the Queen’s campus (established in 1992) is located in Stockton-on-Tees which is 30 miles from Durham. The main campus is home to part of a UNESCO world heritage site, signifying Durham historical as well as architectural importance.
The university offers a broad range of graduate and post-graduate as well as full-time/part-time research programmes courses to choose from, allowing you to tailor your degree as per your requirement. Some of the most popular courses are criminology, accounting and finance, biosciences, and computer science, amongst others. Durham University has links with 120+ universities in Europe, opening up opportunities in countries like the USA, Canada, Australia and many others.
Finding Student Accommodation near University of Durham
Once you’ve narrowed down your choice of city and university, the next logical step is to look for student accommodation Durham on the off chance that the university is unable to accommodate you on campus. For this, you need to first set aside your budget, decide your living preference, and filter your choices according to that. Most students prefer to stay in private accommodation near the university campus, so they can save time and money on travel. You can easily balance your academic and social life as there are many student accommodation near University of Durham.
Type of student accommodations near University of Durham
Most of the properties are located close to the university or are near public transport, making it easy to travel. Whether you want to share an apartment with others, enjoy the privacy of a studio, or opt for an en-suite room, there is something for everyone. These student accommodation near University of Durham offer furnished rooms and various amenities like gym, cinema room, study spaces, and outdoor courtyard. Some of the preferred student accommodations near University of Durham are Elvet Studios, Houghall Court, Ernest Place, and many more.
Transport and connectivity
All of the properties are well-connected to the entire city via public transport, with the nearest bus station within walking distance. Since Durham’s major train station gives you access to neighbouring cities, now is the time to pack your bags for a weekend getaway. Newcastle is a 15-minutes’ ride away whereas York is only a 30-minutes’ ride away. And then we have London which will take around 30-minutes to reach by train.
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Q. How can I rent student housings around University of Durham?
You can acquire your student housing in 3 easy steps. 1. Choose your preferred lodging option. 2. Make the required security deposit. 3. Your booking has been verified. In all these procedures you will be provided free support from our experienced staff.
Q. What are the different types of student accommodations around University of Durham?
University Living offers purpose-built student accommodation nearby a range of universities, allowing students to have a more pleasant time. You can select between shared and private rooms, studios, and apartments. Summer school and exchange students are welcome to stay with us for a fixed timeframe.
Q. What are the best student accommodations to stay near University of Durham?
Student life in Durham is wonderful, and you will be smart enough to take advantage of everything the city has to offer regardless of where you live. Elvet Studios, CityBlock The Village, Houghall Court are some of the most renowned, affordable, and well-furnished student housing near University of Durham.
Q. What are the different types of student rooms around University of Durham?
The most popular room kinds are as follows: When two or more students share a single room, bathroom, kitchen, and other shared rooms, this is referred to as sharing. En-suite/Private: While there is a private bedroom and bathroom, the dining and living areas are shared. Self-contained quarters with a bedroom, kitchenette, and private bathroom are known as studios. Subject to the confines of the accommodation.
Q. Does my student home near University of Durham offer any onsite amenities?
University Living's properties all include a laundry room, gym, gaming area, cinema room, bike storage, and a fully outfitted kitchen, among other amenities.
Q. Can I pay my student apartment Durham rent in instalments?
Yes. You can pay your rent in easy instalments via numerous modes including bank transfer or your debit/credit card.
Q. Where can I stay during my placement?
Students who are working yet studying full-time at a university during their placement year can live in one of the student homes featured on the University Living website. You are allowed to stay as long as you are a university student.
Q. Where can I stay while doing a language course in the summer?
University Living's fully equipped student apartment is available to students pursuing short-term language sessions. You can reserve these accommodations by visiting our website's summer stay section.