Find out everything you need to know about studying A-Level programmes as an international student at New College Durham, and how we can offer you a top class education in our excellent Sixth Form Centre.

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Find out about the fantastic A-Level programmes we offer. ESOL and Academic English can be studied in addition to your main programme.

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Our Sixth Form Centre students

Find out more about the successes of our Sixth Form Centre students

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Life in Durham

Durham, in the North East of England, is an amazing, friendly and compact city that will soon feel like home!  

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Why come to New College Durham?

New College Durham is a great place to study and offers you so much more than a qualification.

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Hoststay accommodation

Immerse yourself in the English language and experience the culture of Durham first-hand by choosing a homestay experience.  


Pastoral care

We provide international students with a welcoming environment and a wide range of support services to ensure that you achieve your full potential during your time with us.

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English language requirements

All international students will need to successfully complete an English language test and achieve an adaquate score in order to study here.

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UK Visa & Immigration Information

We are delighted to welcome international students to our College. Below is some information on the rules and requirements for studying in the UK. 

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How to apply

Apply to study at New College Durham with our easy step-by-step guide.