Why choose Queen's?
Fast track your studies at Ireland's Oxbridge
American students graduate sooner than they would in their home country
Most undergraduate degrees are shorter by one year and a Masters degree generally taking one year – and three years for a PhD, helping to reduce the cost of study.
Your launch pad to a world of opportunities
Queen’s is not just a launch pad for future careers, but also for adventure and travel.
Belfast is within easy access of some of the most spectacular scenery in Ireland and less than an hours flight from London and Edingburgh and only two hours flight from Paris, Amsterdam and Brussels.
Did you know?
The hit TV Show, Game of Thrones, is filmed throughout Northern Ireland. There are daily tours from Belfast to the Iron Islands, Winterfell and other locations from Westeros.
What can i study?
Explore our courses
Experience Queen's for a Summer, a semester or a full year with one of our study abroad programmes
Queen's offers two unique Summer schools as well as a study abroad programme which allows international students to join us for up to one full academic year in a number of courses.
Our ties with the USA
President Bill Clinton is an honorary graduate of the Queen's University
Mr Clinton even has a building named after him; the William J Clinton Leadership Institution at Riddell Hall.
All Across America
Queen's has American alumni from New York to California
And it's not just Alumni we have in the states; Queen's has strong ties with several top American academic institutions, including Vanderbilt University.
Fees and Funding
"The biggest draw was being taught by world leaders and I liked that this was a three year course. I also have an Irish background and I wanted to get in touch with that part of my heritage. Lastly, Northern Ireland is such an ideal place to be if you’re interested in travelling."Jessica Geiger
BSc Honours Psychology
Moreno Valley, California, USA