How to apply

For Queen’s, the institution code name is QBELF and the institution code is Q75.

These should be entered in the Choices section of your UCAS application. Please note a Campus Code is not required.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees, scholarships and payment options

Fees and scholarships


Choosing a degree

When deciding what to study you should consider your interests, ambitions and abilities.

Think it through carefully. It is a good idea to get some guidance with what your interests really are and where your chances of success lie.

Queen’s Careers, Employability and Skills service can help you

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Entry Requirements

You should check the entry requirements, what subjects and grades you need, for the programmes you are interested in studying.

If you are thinking about applying to Queen's you need to know the General Entrance Requirement and the Course Requirements for the course(s) of your choice.

General entrance requirements

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Full-time undergraduate and sandwich courses

For the majority of undergraduate courses at Queen's.

All applications for admission to full-time undergraduate and sandwich courses at the University should be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service.

Full information can be obtained from the UCAS website

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Part-time study

For part-time study, you should apply directly to the University, not through UCAS.

The same entrance requirements apply for entry to part-time daytime study as for the full-time option.

Contact Admissions and Access Service about part-time study

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Theology applications are processed via the same route as other full-time undergraduate courses.

All applications for admission to full-time undergraduate courses in the University should be submitted through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS).

Apply through UCAS

Application deadline

Studying Education at Queen’s

Applications for Stranmillis University College should be submitted through UCAS in the normal manner.

Applications for St Mary’s University College, on the other hand, should be submitted to the College directly.

Applications to St Mary's College

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When to Apply

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.

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Most courses, except Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, are happy to consider applications from students wishing to defer their year of entry.

If you apply for deferred entry, you should tell us what you plan to do during your Gap Year in the personal statement section of your UCAS application.


Returning to Education

Queen’s welcomes applications from students who are returning to education.

Each case will be considered on its individual merits and modified entrance targets may be set.

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Decisions on Applications

Decisions on applications are made on an ongoing basis for most courses.

Although, in the case of higher demand courses, they may be delayed until after the UCAS closing date.

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Undergraduate admissions

2016/17 policy