Study

Why Study at Queen's?

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SUNDAY TIMES GOOD UNIVERSITY GUIDE 2016

In the 2017 Sunday Times Good University Guide, Queen’s moved up five places. It is now number 26 in the UK.

Queen's has also been placed 8th overall for Student Experience and 14th for Research Quality according to the Sunday Times guide.

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The Guardian University Guide

“Queen's has an excellent academic reputation.

Its students enjoy being taught by world-leading academics. The university has won Queen's Anniversary prizes for further and higher education on five occasions.”

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THE RUSSELL GROUP

Alongside other UK heavyweights such as Oxford and Cambridge, and we’re in the UK top ten for research intensity (REF 2014)

This means that what you’re taught is directly linked to the latest discoveries and innovations. And this means that your degree will be more relevant in the real world.

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OUR WORLD-CLASS RESEARCH

The Research Excellent Framework 2014, a UK-wide research assessment of higher education institutions, has placed Queen’s in the top 20 for research quality and impact.

It also confirmed that over 75 per cent of the University's research is world-class or internationally leading.

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What we offer

Outstanding campus facilities

The award-winning McClay Library, one of the finest libraries in the world, is home to 1.2 million volumes, 2,200 reader places and 1,800 computers. It also houses a dedicated Language Centre to help students at all levels develop their language skills.

Campus and facilities

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Student support

Our student guidance centre is here to help you

With you every step of the way

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EXCHANGES AND STUDY ABROAD

SUMMER SCHOOLS AND OPPORTUNITIES OVERSEAS

Internationalise your degree

Academic excellence

Rankings and reputation