Some of our departments will consider a transfer into year two of study, with the following conditions: 


  • You meet the standard A level entry criteria; 

  • You should be on track to achieve a 2:1 on your current programme; 

  • The modules you are studying in your current programme should be comparable with those you would have studied in Durham; 

  • You will need to evidence that you are leaving your current university in ‘good standing’; 

  • The programme should be open for application at UCAS, applications should be submitted by the 31/01/2024 equal consideration deadline. 


The following departments will NOT consider a transfer into year two:  

  • Business School 

  • Combined Honours in Social Science; 

  • Computer Science; 

  • Engineering; 

  • English; 

  • Government and International Affairs; 

  • Law; 

  • Music; 

  • Philosophy.