Giving students the best of all worlds… Queen’s University Belfast (Queen’s)
“This is a university with a rich heritage, producing Nobel Laureates, leading global academics and national and international leaders over the last 170 years. It is because of these successes that we are able to plan with even more ambition for the future.” – Professor Patrick Johnston, President and Vice Chancellor
This is Queen’s
Queen’s, the UK’s 9th oldest university, is a world-class university with a global outlook that’s ranked 20th in the world. It is also in a great place to live and learn…
Want to know all about Queen’s in one sentence?
Queen’s is all about its students.
Queen’s is a world-leading university because it is built around its students. Even before students join Queen’s, they’ll find all the support, guidance and understanding they need to make the best decision for their future career potential.
Queen’s is among the world’s top 1% of global universities. The University is highly respected across the globe as a centre of teaching excellence and innovative research. The University is part of the prestigious Russell Group of universities. Queen’s world-class researchers carry out internationally leading research, with Queen's placed joint 8th in the UK for research intensity (Ref 2014).
Students Make the Difference
Queen’s is ranked in the top 20 Universities in the UK for student experience (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016).
Incredible Academics too
And Queen’s has also been ranked in the top 100 for its international faculty and international students. Not only does Queen’s attract students from all around the world, it also attracts world-leading academics.
But without sky high tuition fees
Queen's offers an incredible opportunity to its International students to experience an incredible education, under the guidance of world leading faculty members, but at a much more reasonable cost than the majority of other UK institutions. View tuition fees…
Over GBP1.5m in international scholarships are available at Queen’s. Queen's offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate scholarships to help students cover the cost of studying there. View scholarships on offer…
Always Investing, Always Improving
Over the past decade, Queen’s has invested almost GBP350m in schemes to support world-class research and education and to provide an exceptional student experience.
Queen’s Student Union (Queen’s SU)
The Union is run by students, for students. Queen’s students decide what is done, when it will be done and where. No matter who the students are, where they’re from, what School they’re in, or what type of students they are, Queen’s SU is there to help and support them. It also helps represent student views, run missions to change things - be it on campus or in the world. And last but not least, Queen’s SU is there to make sure students have an absolutely awesome time at Queen’s. The Queen’s student life…
95% of Queen’s graduates were found to be in employment or further study six months after graduation (as per the HESA destination of leavers from higher education survey, 2013/14). Also, Queen’s students will benefit from its links with some of the world's largest companies. Students will have the chance to meet potential employers in London and Brussels on Queen’s award winning workplace study tours.