Studying higher education


We are here to support you as you take your next steps in learning, whether as a school leaver, a professional or an adult returning to education.  As well as getting a great quality qualification, you can also access a number of benefits including lower tuition fees, bursaries and fantastic facilities by coming to New College Durham.

Fees and funding

Do not let the cost of undergraduate education put you off studying, with our affordable tuition fees, bursaries and support, we can help you finance your education.

Student support

We are fully commited to making sure you achieve on your course and that you get the very best out of your time with us.


We work in partnerships with employers to make sure you are getting the most up-to-date and relevant skills and knowledge to succeed in your chosen career.

IOEE Academy

New College Durham has been approved as an IOEE Enterprise Academy, to support the development and growth of enterprise.

UCAS Points Reform

Secondary education provision across the UK is undergoing significant reform and at New College Durham we are keen to ensure that our applicants are fully advised of our response to these changes.

HE Course Handbooks

This section of the website contains course handbooks for Higher Education programmes at New College Durham. 

Related information

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