International students

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In the World’s Top 1% of Global Universities*

One of the UK's biggest campus universities, and the 9th oldest, we blend our proud heritage with cutting edge facilities for the best experience of University life.
*QS World University Rankings 2018 /

Why study at Queen's?

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Become a leader in your field

Our reputation means our graduates are recognised internationally, giving you an edge in an increasingly competitive global careers market.

Join us where learning and research go together to maximise your career and earning potential.

Your future career

English Language Courses

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We can help expand your horizons

Queen’s University offers international students the opportunity to take time out from their home university and spend one or two semesters at Queen’s through its Exchange and Study Abroad programmes.

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How to apply

Your application guide

Apply to Queen's

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Information for you

Choose your country

Your Country

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Getting here

We're closer than you think

Where is Queen's?

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Studying in Belfast

The perfect university city

University life

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A warm welcome


Arrival and welcome

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Your home from home

Safe and affordable accommodation

International student accommodation

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International Students

VISA and Immigration information

Find all the important information you will need to apply for your student VISA, including how the Points Based System (PBS) works, how you obtain your CAS and if you are eligible to work during your time here, and if so, how many hours a week.

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INTO programmes

Courses for international students

Learn more about INTO

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English Language Requirements

Check the requirements for your course

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Student support

Advice, orientation and welcome programmes

All you need to know

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Tuition fees

Course costs information

Plan your study


A home from home

Guide for parents

Parents and guardians play a vital but often understated role when it comes to deciding on that right university. At Queen’s, we want to empower both students and parents to know they have helped make the right decision.

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