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One of the UK's leading research intensive universities, Queen's University's heritage stretches back 150 years

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)

• Queen’s offers Queen's offers a full range of courses to international students who need additional language training through INTO Queen's