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Q: Where is Queen’s University Belfast?

A: Queen’s University is located in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Belfast is just a short flight from all other major UK cities, including London, Edinburgh and Manchester. We are also just a couple of hours' drive from Dublin. Please click on this link for more information

http://www.qub.ac.uk/Discover/Living-in-Northern-Ireland/Getting-here/

 

Q: Can I study part-time at Queen’s University?

A: Yes, there are many courses that can be studied part-time. Enter the course you are interested in via the Coursefinder link. Click on the name of the course and under the heading ‘attendance’, it will note if the course is full-time or part-time.

http://www.qub.ac.uk/Study/Course-Finder/

 

Q: How do I apply for undergraduate study at Queen’s University?

A: Application for undergraduate study is via the UCAS application. Please click on the link to find out more information

http://www.qub.ac.uk/Study/Undergraduate/How-to-apply/ 


Q: When should I apply for undergraduate study at Queen’s University?

A: UCAS will start processing applications for entry in Autumn 2017 from 1 September 2016. The normal closing date for the receipt of applications is 15 January 2017.

 

Q: What are the entry requirements for Queen’s?

A: For the general entry requirements, English Language requirements for International Students and Course Requirements, please click on this link for the details

http://www.qub.ac.uk/directorates/MRCI/admissions/UndergraduateAdmissions/EntranceRequirements/GeneralEntranceRequirements/

 

Q: How much are the undergraduate fees at Queen’s University?

A: For information on undergraduate fees, please click on this link

http://www.qub.ac.uk/Study/Undergraduate/Fees-and-scholarships/Tuition-fees/

 

Q: Are there different payment options?

A: Yes, there are different payment options, please click on this link for the details

http://www.qub.ac.uk/Study/Feesandfinance/Paymentoptions/

 

Q: How much are the international fees at Queen’s University?

A: Queen’s University fees are very competitive. Please click on this link for more information

http://www.qub.ac.uk/International/International-students/International-tuition-fees/

 

Q: Does Queen’s University offer international scholarships?

A: Yes, Queen’s University offers international scholarships. Please click this link for the details

http://www.qub.ac.uk/International/International-students/International-scholarships/

School of Law FAQs 

Q: What are the options for undergraduate study at Queen’s?

A: The School of Law offers a range of undergraduate courses including LLB Law and joint degrees with Languages and Politics. Please click on this link to find out more

http://www.law.qub.ac.uk/schools/SchoolofLaw/Study/ug/

 

Q: I am interested in studying for a Masters’ degree. Which Law programmes are available at Queen’s University?

A: The School of Law offers a range of Masters’ programmes including International Business Law, Human Rights and Criminal Justice. Please click on this link to find out more

http://www.law.qub.ac.uk/schools/SchoolofLaw/Study/PostgraduateTaught/

 

Q: I am interested in studying a PhD in Law. What topics are available?

A: The School of Law offers a range of topic areas including human rights, criminology and criminal justice, governance, commercial law and arbitration. To hear from our PhD student click on this link

http://www.law.qub.ac.uk/schools/SchoolofLaw/Study/PostgraduateResearch/

 

Q: What are the entry requirements for the PhD in Law?

A: Normally applicants should hold a primary degree in law of 1st or 2.1 class (or equivalent), and have completed or be in the process of completing a Master's degree in a relevant law-related discipline.  However, students with outstanding primary degrees who can demonstrate evidence of relevant research skills and potential will also be given consideration.  Students for whom English is not your native language must have an IELTS score of 7 or above (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component), or equivalent.

 

Q: Why study Law at Queen’s?

A: There are many reasons to study Law at Queen’s e.g.

  • The Law School has strong links with the High Court, Court of Appeal and the Northern Ireland Assembly (all based in Belfast). This gives you a unique opportunity to meet law makers and leading judges.
  • The new £20 Million law school features world class facilities to support an innovative culture of learning.
  • Our peer mentors are a group of current students from the School who provide support and guidance to our new students. Throughout the year the mentors organise a number of events for new students, from coffee mornings, through academic support (in a very general peer-to-peer manner), to social events such as games nights.
  • Employer engagement is a key strength of our courses, whether it be through placement opportunities, or through our London Study Tour.

Please click on this link to find out more reasons to study Law at Queen’s

http://www.qub.ac.uk/schools/SchoolofLaw/10ReasonstoChoosetheSchool/

School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics FAQs

Q: What courses can I study?
A: There is a wide range of courses available – undergraduate, postgraduate, single and joint degrees. Please click on this link to find out more

http://www.qub.ac.uk/schools/happ/Study/

 

Q: Where will a degree in Politics or Philosophy take you?

A: Our graduates have gone on to work in diverse fields such as the media, politics, consulting, PR, NGO work and much more. Please click on this link to find out about our graduates. http://www.qub.ac.uk/schools/happ/Discover/MeetourAlumni/

School of Arts, English and Languages FAQs

Q: Are there funding and scholarship opportunities?

A: Yes, undergraduate funding, postgraduate funding and travel scholarships are available. Please click on the link to find out more

http://qub.ac.uk/schools/ael/Study/FundingScholarships/

 

Q: What are the facilities like in the School?                        

A: Queen’s has invested in state-of-the-art facilities such as the Brian Friel Theatre, Film Studio, Sonic Laboratory, Queen’s Film Theatre and Music Concert Halls. Please click on the link to find out more

http://qub.ac.uk/schools/ael/Discover/facilities/

 

Q: What courses can I study?
A: There is a wide range of courses available – undergraduate, postgraduate, single and joint degrees. Please click on this link to find out more

http://qub.ac.uk/schools/ael/Study/

 

Q: Are there any work placement opportunities?

A: Yes, there is a diverse range of placements available with local industries in Belfast and beyond. Please click on this link to find out more

http://qub.ac.uk/schools/ael/businesscareers/workplacement/

School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work FAQs

Q: What undergraduate courses can I study?

A: There is a wide range of courses available – undergraduate, single and joint degrees. Please click on this link to find out more

http://www.qub.ac.uk/schools/ssesw/Study/Undergraduate/

 

Q: What postgraduate courses can I study?

A: There is a wide range of courses available – postgraduate taught and research. Please click on this link to find out more

http://www.qub.ac.uk/schools/ssesw/Study/PostgraduateTaught/

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