Why choose Queen's?

Close up of Lanyon building in black and white

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

Entry requirements

Find out more

Queen's USA Brochure

Read More


study abroad

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.

Your study options at Queen's


Professional Doctorate

Juris Doctor (JD)

More details


Masters Degree

Conflict Transformation and Social Justice

More details


Masters Degree

English (Creative writing)

More details

Our ties with the USA

William J Clinton Leadership Institute building

Presedential ties

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.

Female academic in conversation in graduate school

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.

Learn more

Fees and Funding


Tuition fees and scholarships

fees and funding at Queen's

Find out how much you'll pay to study at Queen's and what potential scholarships you might be eligible for.

Learn more

"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

Contact our team

international office -smccleary-250116

Ms Susan McCleary

International Officer, North & South America

Skype: qubsusan.mccleary | Phone: +44 (0)28 9097 5090

Email Susan