Living in Northern Ireland

Small enough to feel like home,big enough for adventure and exploration, Northern Ireland’s world famous mixture of breathtaking landscapes, contemporary cities and friendly people makes it the perfect student destination.

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Living in Belfast

Number 1 region in the world to visit (Lonely Planet, 2018)

Social and cultural life


Getting here

By plane, boat, train or car, Belfast is never far away

Find us

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Outside Belfast

Discover Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland is renowned for its beautiful beaches and coastal scenery, as well as fascinating history and cultural heritage. It is the perfect UK study destination for students who want to easily explore Ireland, the UK and mainland Europe.

Explore beyond the city


Your student guide

See what our students have to say

Our student bloggers provide a student perspective of life here at Queen's. Find out more about what it's like to be a Queen's student, what living in Belfast is really like and top tips and advice to make the most of your time at university

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Living in Northern Ireland

Take a road trip around Northern Ireland

Check out the most breath-taking sights across our incredible country with our epic road trip guide!

Hit the road


Visit the city

Northern Ireland

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