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Queen's University Belfast welcomes students from Indonesia and from all over the world.  We have 17,000 students from over 80 countries, 3,500 staff and 100,000 graduates worldwide. We're one of the UK's leading universities with a heritage dating back over 150 years.

We accept a wide variety of qualifications. Below you will find information on undergraduate and postgraduate entry requirements, English Language requirements, potential scholarships for international applicants and details of our overseas agents and representatives.

Important information for applicants

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Undergraduate entry requirements

Applicants with the following qualifications will be considered for direct entry to Queen's University Belfast's undergraduate Bachelor degree programmes: 

  • Applicants who have completed the Surat Tanda Tamat Belajar Sekolah Menengah Umum Tingkat Atas (STTB - SMA) with good grades, plus a recognised Foundation Programme are eligible to be considered for entry to undergraduate degree programmes.
  • SMU II High School students with a GPA of 7.2+ can undertake the 9-month Foundation Course at INTO Queen's upon satisfactory completion of which leads to Stage 1 of an undergraduate degree.
  • SMU III High School students with a GPA of 7.5+ can undertake our 9-month Diploma course at INTO Queen's upon satisfactory completion of which leads to Stage 2 of an undergraduate degree in Management/Finance or Engineering.
  • Applicants holding the Diploma D2 (or higher) with very high grades may be considered for entry to Stage 1 of undergraduate programmes.
  • A-level students can apply to enter Stage 1 of an undergraduate degree. Please check the subject-specific entry requirements as these vary.
  • Between 30 and 36 points in the International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB). Information on required grades.

Please note that the grades required vary depending on the programme of study. Further guidance on the entry requirements for each degree programme can be found in the Undergraduate Coursefinder.

Postgraduate entry requirements

Entry to graduate diploma or taught Masters programmes usually requires either a UK upper second-class (2:1) or a lower second-class (2:2) undergraduate degree. For most courses, your major subject or content of your Bachelor degree may also be considered. Please check the Postgraduate Course Finder for exact entry requirements.

The comparable qualifications from Indonesia are as follows:

UK Upper Second-Class Honours (2:1)

Sarjana (S1) four-year course with a GPA of at least 3.0/4.

UK Lower Second-Class Honours (2:2)

Sarjana (S1) four-year course with a GPA of at least 2.8/4.

Queen's University Admissions Office staff have expertise on a wide range of qualifications from around the world and will be able to assess your qualification's comparability to the UK entry requirement. Please ensure you upload copies of all official transcripts and final award certificates for programmes already completed and those currently being completed.

If you are interested in Computing, Finance or Management courses, but do not meet the entry requirements, you may wish to consider applying for a pre-masters Graduate Diploma offered by INTO Queen's.

Students interested in undertaking a PhD at Queen’s University need good grades in their Bachelor's and Master's programmes awarded by a recognised university, in addition to a strong research proposal.

English language requirements

Applicants will normally need to demonstrate a level of English equivalent to 6.5 IELTS or 90 TOEFL IBT (Internet based test). However, some degree programmes have higher or lower requirements (please check individual programme requirements in the relevant undergraduate or postgraduate University Coursefinder. View the full list of acceptable English Language qualifications.

INTO Queen's - Pre-University English Language Programmes

INTO Queen's University Belfast offers a wide range of English Language courses, which may assist students to meet the required standard of English language to be eligible for entry to degree programmes at the University. If you wish to apply for an INTO Queen's English course please contact or consult the list of INTO Queen's English LanguageĀ courses.



Queen's University Belfast offers a range of scholarships for international students.

A list of other potential sources of funding for Postgraduate study can be found on the University's Postgraduate Office website.

INTO Preparation Courses (Undergraduate and Postgraduate)

Our INTO Queen's Centre also offers a number of attractive scholarships from between 10% and 100% of the pre-university course tuition fees for the Foundation, Diploma and Graduate Diploma (pre-Masters) programmes

Indonesia – UK DITKI

Queen’s is proud to be a part of the Indonesia –UK DITKI programme: The Programme is open for lecturers at Indonesian universities and administrative staff at DIKTI and Indonesian state universities, to undertake postgraduate study at many leading universities and higher education institutions in the United Kingdom. The programme will fund up to 750 academics to come and study in the UK over the next five years. All academic subjects are eligible for funding under the DIKTI programme. For more information please visit the Indonesia-UK DIKTI Scholarship Programme homepage

Representatives and overseas visits

To find out more about the range of courses and scholarship awards available please contact:

International Office
Queen's University Belfast
Belfast BT7 INN
Northern Ireland

Queen’s Local Representatives in Indonesia

We work with the following representatives in Indonesia, who can provide free advice and information about applying to Queen’s:

Atlas Education Services

Offices in Cibubur and Jakarta


Offices in Bandung, Jakarta and Surabaya


Offices in Bandung, West Java; Bogor; Jebderak Sudirman, Jakarta; Kebon Jeruk, Jakarta; Kelapa Gading, Jakarta; Pondok Indah, Jakarta; Pantai Indah Kapuk (PIK); Serpong, Tangerang

Sun Education Group

Offices in Alam Sutera; Bali; Bandung; Batam; Cirebon; Jakarta: Cideng, Kelapa Gading, Senayan STC, Mal Ciputra, Pluit Timur, Tanjung Duren; Medan; Pekanbaru; Pontianak; Semarang; Surabaya

The British Council in your country can also offer advice on studying in the UK.


Meet with staff from Queen's University

Mr Daniel Tackage, Queen's Regional Manager for South East Asia and Dr Chris Coyle from Queen's University Management School visited Indonesia in March 2015:

14 - 15 March 2015 - British Council Exhibition, Jakarta (Chris Coyle)
16 March 2015 - Agent and University visit, Jakarta (Daniel Tackage and Chris Coyle)
17 March 2015 - British Council Exhibition, Surabaya (Daniel Tackage and Chris Coyle)
18 March 2015 - Sun Education event, Surabaya and University visit (Daniel Tackage and Chris Coyle)
19 March 2015 - British Council Exhibition, Medan (Daniel Tackage and Chris Coyle)

For information about future events which will be attended by Queen's representatives, please email

How to apply

You can make an application to study with Queen's through one of our local agents in Indonesia, who will provide you with free guidance and support to submit your application.

Isabelle Husillos- via - to find out which of our agents are local to you.

Alternatively, you can apply directly online by visiting the University's How to Apply section.

Hear what our Indonesian students say

View the video to hear about Julia's experiences at Queen's