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University of Durham

collegiate public research university in Durham, England, United Kingdom

The University of Durham is a university in the City of Durham in the north of England. It was founded in 1832. It is one of the oldest universities in the United Kingdom. It is "long established as the leading alternative to Oxford and Cambridge".[1]

University of Durham
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Palace Green
Motto
Fundamenta eius super montibus sanctis
TypePublic
Established1832
Endowment£57.1 million
ChancellorSir Thomas Allen
Vice-ChancellorChristopher F Higgins
Administrative staff
1,746
Students15,529
Undergraduates11,278
Postgraduates4,251
Location,
CampusUrban
AthleticsBUSA
Websitewww.dur.ac.uk

ReferencesEdit

  • "A year at Durham University 2005-2006" (PDF). University of Durham. Retrieved 2009-03-06.
  • "Facts and figures: Staff statistics". University of Durham. Retrieved 2009-03-06.
  • "Facts and figures: Student statistics". University of Durham. Retrieved 2009-03-06.
  • "Financial statements for the year ended 31 July 2008" (PDF). University of Durham. Retrieved 2009-03-06.
  • "Governance: Senior management team". University of Durham. Retrieved 2009-03-06.
  • "History: The founding of the University". University of Durham. Retrieved 2009-03-06.
  1. "Login". login.thetimes.co.uk.

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