Reasons to choose Queen's University Belfast
Dating back to 1845, Queen's University Belfast is the ninth oldest university in the UK with a heritage dating back over 150 years.
We have more than 17,000 students from over 80 countries, with 3,500 staff and some 100,000 graduates worldwide.
• A Russell Group university: one of the UK’s leading research-intensive universities
• Ranked 26 in the UK, Queen’s enjoys a reputation as Ireland’s Oxbridge (Sunday Times University Guide 2013)
• Ranked in the UK top 20 in 17 subject areas (Times Good University Guide 2013)
• Students taught by world-leading academics (Guardian University Guide 2013)
• Ranked in the top 20 in the UK for graduate employment
• Five consecutive Times Higher Education Awards (2008-2012), including ‘Entrepreneurial University of the Year’ 2009
• Lowest cost of living in the UK (Mercer.com 2012)
• Safest region in the UK (British Crime Survey 2011)
• Our partner INTO Queen's University Belfast offers a range of academic courses and English language programmes that are proven to help international students progress to undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in the UK