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Study at Queen’s

Improve the world you live in through Engineering

Engineering has the power to change, evolve and improve. It can secure our digital futures, innovate in the use of pioneering health techniques and improve our chances in the fight against climate change.

The Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences at Queen's University, Belfast spans disciplines that promote leading advances in both science and technology. Join us and choose from a range of Engineering fields.

Join our Upcoming Webinar

Wednesday 9 December 2020 – 8am UK (GMT)

In this one hour session you will hear about:

  • Engineering at Queen’s, including our amazing facilities, career support and industry links
  • The wide range of Undergraduate engineering programmes at Queen’s
  • Life in Belfast, capital city of Northern Ireland
  • Tuition fees and scholarships
  • Hear from South East Asian students about their study experience

There will be an opportunity to ask questions throughout the session.

Register for the webinar

Why Choose Queen's

Queen's is ranked in the top 200 universities in the world

(Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021).

One of the world’s most beautiful universities’ (Huffington Post), Queen’s is the 9th oldest university in the UK, established in 1845 with over 170 years of teaching excellence.


Our Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Electronic and Electrical Engineering courses are ranked in the top 200 in the world (QS World University Rankings 2020).


Queen's offers opportunities for work placements, industry-led programmes and ground breaking research projects. 96% of Queen’s graduates are in employment or further study six months after graduation (HESA Destination of Leavers from Higher Education Survey, 2016/17) .

State-of-the-art Facilities

Be taught by world-leading researchers and experts in their field in state-of-the-art facilities. Queen’s is ranked 9th in the UK for university facilities (THE Student Experience Survey 2018)

City Hall and skyline

A Giant Student Adventure Awaits You in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Friendly, affordable and safe, your student journey begins in Belfast, the vibrant capital city of Northern Ireland.  Queen’s is just 15 minutes’ walk from the city centre where there is a buzzing arts, social and sporting scene all within reach of some of the most stunning coastlines and breath-taking landscapes in the world.

Emma and Emily walking at Lanyon

Life on Campus

Meet new people, have fun and make the most of your time at Queen’s by joining one of our 220+ clubs and societies.

A Student seated in The McClay Library


Queen’s offers a range of scholarships to students from South East Asia.

Scholarships include:

Find out more about scholarships and check your eligibility


Read more about our undergraduate programmes on our dedicated subject pages and hear from course directors and lecturers on course content, learning and teaching, and career destinations.

Our Courses

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering is concerned with the design and operation of processes which convert materials and energy into the higher value products we use every day.

Electrical Engineering

In a world where sustainable energy, smart home technology, the Internet of Things and even self-driving cars are a reality, studying Electrical and Electronic Engineering offers students immeasurable potential opportunities.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers use their skills and knowledge in maths and science to design and manufacture new technology that functions efficiently and reliably at an optimised cost.

Aerospace Engineering

Aerospace Engineering is at the cutting edge of technology, understanding and applying scientific principles to the design, development and service of some of the most technologically advanced engineering products in the world.

Civil Engineering

Civil engineers provide the infrastructural support required to sustain life. This includes water and power, roads, railways schools, hospitals, flood protection and the developed city skyline.

Product Design Engineering

The main objective of this engineering degree is to produce graduates with a broad and balanced set of skills and attributes required for the design and manufacture of innovative technical products.

Lanyon July2018


Part of the elite Russell Group (the UK equivalent to Ivy League), we’re the 9th oldest university in the UK (Complete University Guide 2018) with a reputation for excellence, and a distinguished heritage and history.

The world-leading research by our academics informs our exceptional teaching; which means a more relevant and valuable degree for you.

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We have run a range of Programme webinars over the last academic year that you might find interesting and informative. 

Please review our past webinars here


Northern Ireland is the happiest place to live in the UK (Lloyds Bank Happiness Index, 2020). Find out why in the videos below.

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Life in Belfast, Northern Ireland
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