CHOOSE QUEEN'S FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDY
Choosing to study at Queen’s could be one of the best decisions you make. We’re a Russell Group university that prioritises academic excellence, meaning a relevant and valuable degree for you.
If you have been made an offer to come and study with us at Queen’s, congratulations! We have created an Offer Holder Hub filled with guidance on next steps, reasons to make Queen’s your firm choice, real life student experiences and all the support you need, as you make those all important decisions about your future.
Offer Holder Hub
STUDYING AT QUEEN'S
Joint 1st in the UK for Research Intensity (Complete University Guide 2022)
We'll help you to prepare your application to Queen’s with details of how and when to apply. Discover a step-by-step guide to the application process and if you still have questions, we are here to help.
Choose a world-class Russell Group university where 99% of our research environment is world-leading or internationally excellent (REF 2021).
STUDY SOMEWHERE AMAZING
Northern Ireland is the happiest place in the UK (Lloyds Bank Happiness Index, 2020).
Set right at the heart of campus, One Elmwood is our new state-of-the-art student centre bringing together student support and social life.
MOST AFFORDABLE PLACE TO BE A STUDENT
Belfast has the lowest cost of living in the UK (Mercer Cost of Living City Ranking 2023).
Fees, scholarships and bursaries. Could you be eligible for one of our many scholarships?
We have over 3,400 places in our student accommodation, which is purpose built, affordable, close to uni and close to the city.
BE READY FOR YOUR FUTURE
Queen’s is ranked 10th in the UK for graduate prospects (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2024).
Our team can help you to develop your employability throughout your time at Queen’s and beyond.
Every year over 800 Queen’s students take the opportunity to go outside Northern Ireland to study or gain work-related experience.
A UNIQUE, EXCITING PLACE TO LIVE
Belfast is also in the safest region in the UK (UK British Crime Surveys 2020/21).
A beautiful and friendly city in equal measures, Belfast was recently found to have the happiest students in the UK.
Is your son or daughter starting at Queen's? See the support services we have in place for our students.
Belfast is connected to the rest of the UK, Ireland and Europe by sea, road, and air.
- 58 direct flight destinations from Belfast to the UK, Europe and the USA
- 99 cross-channel sailings each week
- 2 airports in Belfast
- Dublin airport is just 90 minutes away
Don't let travelling put you off, once you get here Belfast has the lowest cost of living in the UK (Mercer Cost of Living City Ranking 2023).
Belfast is a compact city that is really easy to get around on foot. If you need to take public transport, the metro bus stops right outside Queen's main building.
Study a foundation degree or other higher education qualification at one of Northern Ireland’s six further education colleges then progress to complete your degree at Queen’s University or other local institutions, or enter full time employment.
Find out how we can help you enter university, with hundreds of course options across Northern Ireland.