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Academic English and Skills Courses

Students who attend courses through the Academic English Service are more likely to succeed in their studies and are better prepared to communicate effectively in their future professional lives. Courses are designed specifically for international ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Combined Route

Active Member of a Club, Society or Committee (E.g. SU, external and SWAN)

Qualifying activity will relate to active membership of a club, society or committee either within Queen's or through a verifiable external/community organisation. As engagement in this activity would form part of a Combined Route application, the ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Active Student Membership of a Professional Body

Qualifying students are required to actively engage in professional development. This includes applying for and being accepted as a student member of a recognised professional body; and engaging through a combination of personal reading of relevant ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Amgen Scholars Programme

Amgen Scholars allows undergraduates from across the globe to participate in cutting-edge research opportunities at world-class institutions. 24 educational and research institutions across the U.S., Europe, Asia, Australia and Canada currently host ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

Assistant Leader of the Belfast Branch of the Young Archaeologists’ Club

The Young Archaeologists' Club (YAC) is a UK-wide organisation for young people up to the age of 17 years who have, or want to develop, an interest in archaeology and heritage. The Belfast YAC Branch is run by a group of staff and students from ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Belfast Hills Partnership - Practical Environmental Conservation

We carry out ecological and conservation work in the Belfast Hills and surrounding areas.  Activities are seasonal and include tree/hedge planting, tree nursery work, wildflower meadow creation, litter lifts, invasive species management and ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Belmont University Summer Programme

The Faculty of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences are delighted to offer undergraduate students an opportunity to study at Belmont University. Students will spend three weeks in Nashville, living and studying on campus at Belmont University. In ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

British Sign Language Course: Levels 1 and/or 2

The Language Centre currently run a Sign Language programme which includes classes at beginner and post-beginner levels. Enrolment for Sign Language Classes will open ahead of each semester and classes will start in January, April and October each ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Carbon Literacy Training - Carbon Smart Students

Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful are offering a series of training courses in association with the Carbon Literacy Project with the objective of providing Carbon Literacy Training and certification to Queen’s students.  This Carbon Smart ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Catalyst Co-Founders Programme

The Co-founders programme, run by Catalyst, brings together a wide range of people from diverse backgrounds, allowing you to meet potential collaborators you wouldn’t even know existed. Co-Founders is a one night a week programme for anyone ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Charity development strategy for Vasculitis Ireland Awareness

Vasculitis is a rare disease where the body’s immune system mistakenly attacks its own blood vessels. It can cause severe damage if untreated. Since few Vasculitis patients have contact with other people with the disease, we want to provide ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Chartered Management Institute, Level 7 Certificate in Strategic Management and Leadership Practice

This level 7 qualification delivered by Queen’s Graduate School, is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). Participants must complete two units to achieve the certificate and there are currently three units on offer at the ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

China Queen's College (CQC) Industrial Activities

This programme was designed to improve BSc students’ knowledge of pharmaceutical industry operation and awareness of career opportunities within such sectors and offered to the students at CQC. The students will attend a half-day visit to a ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

China Queen's College (CQC) Industry-Funded Research Placement

This programme was designed to improve L2 BSc students’ research skills in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, with a view to enhancing their careers employability in the future. Sustainable funding has been secured from ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

China Queen’s College (CQC) Research Placements at Queen’s University Belfast

Selected students currently undertaking QUB BSc degrees in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology within QUB China College will spend time carrying our ‘mini’ research projects within a range of research groups within ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

China Queen’s College (CQC) Spring Exchange Programme

Selected students undertaking QUB BSc degrees in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology at QUB’s China College will complete an exchange programme at QUB. This programme involves a four-week research placement within a range ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

CitiSpire Female Mentoring Programme

Citi Spire is 6 month Programme which was set up 7 years ago to help empower females studying a STEM related Degree to make informed career decisions by providing career advice & support, helping to broaden their networks and improve their ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Code Club (Supported by Raspberry Pi)

Founded in 2012, Code Club is a programme the Raspberry Pi Foundation runs. We are part of a growing worldwide movement working to put the power of computing and digital making into the hands of people worldwide.  We work with a global ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Copenhagen Business School Summer University

Copenhagen Business School (CBS) is an internationally renowned business school offering 3-week intensive courses across a range of business topics. Students are able to select a course in-line with their own academic interests within the business ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

Course Representation

Course Representatives are student volunteers at course-level who represent the views and opinions of other students and who work in partnership with the University to meaningfully shape the educational experience. They gather feedback from the ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Cultural Awareness Project

Volunteers within this project will engage in a range of tasks related to the development of a Queen's Cultural Awareness Portal, intended to provide international students who are about to undertake study within the University with valuable ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Culture Programme in the University of Petra - Jordan

The Faculty of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences have collaborated with the University of Petra in Amman Jordan to offer our students an exciting opportunity to study at the University of Petra Culture. This is a cultural programme which enriches ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

Debating - The Literary and Scientific Society

The Literific host weekly debates, on a Thursday evening, that aim to promote the skills of debate and public speaking.  Each debate has between 4-6 speakers and the audience is welcome to contribute to points of information and to ask ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Discover EY

This programme is aimed primarily at 1st and 2nd year students across all degree pathways who want to learn more about what we do and see what it’s really like to work in our Consulting, Audit, Tax and Transactions service lines. Through ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Combined Route
UndergraduateCombined Route

Elite Athlete and Academy Scholarship and Bursary Programme

The Elite Athlete and Academy Scholarship Programmes are designed to develop and nurture student athletes at Queen's. Currently there are five academies - Rugby, GAA, Soccer, Rowing and Hockey - with over 35 teams and 600 students competing each ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Engineering Leadership Programme

The Engineering Leadership Programme (ELP) is an extra-curricular activity being provided by the School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering for 10 of its top students in each year. It was developed in response to feedback from employers that ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

Ensembles

The School provides opportunities for membership to a wide range of auditioned ensembles. These are directed by professional musicians from outside the School together with a member of academic staff. Ensembles have scheduled weekly rehearsals which ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

EPS Go Global

Students in the faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences are eligible to apply for this funding to join an international summer school and become an EPS Ambassador. Successful students will be offered up to £2000 to go towards tuition ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

EPS Mental Health Ambassador Programme

EPS student mental health ambassadors (MHAs) are responsible for promoting positive mental health. MHAs are trained and certified to provide local support to students and signpost them to additional support.  Attending MHFA training provides ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) Champion

Engage in a transformative experiential learning opportunity within the Faculty of Medicine, Health and Life Sciences. Our EBP Champion Scheme invites MHLS students to collaborate with academic staff on diverse co-design initiatives, fostering a ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Forage Virtual Internships

Virtual work experience platform offering students opportunity to learn what it is like to work for a company, build vital career skills and industry knowledge for free. Hundreds of firms (e.g. Goldman Sachs, BCG, JPMorgan, Accenture) around the ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Future-Ready Skills for International Students (Careers Programme)

In our series of four sessions for international students running in both semester one and again in semester two, you will discover how to build your personal brand, craft an effective CV and cover letter for the UK job market and learn all about ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Future-Ready Skills for Leaders (Careers Programme)

FRS for Leaders is an opportunity for any student of any discipline or level to build commercial awareness and develop teamwork, management, leadership and presentation/negotiation skills. Participants will work in teams, through a series fast ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Future-Ready Skills for Leaders: Go Global (Careers Programme)

Provides students with an international active learning opportunity. Working on a real-world challenge students will use Design Thinking to understand issues presented by a client. They will work in teams to create a proposal to overcome the problem ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

Future Engineers’ Leadership and Innovation Academy

The Future Engineers’ Leadership and Academy enhances the creative, technical and transnational communication skills for the next generation of our engineers, innovators and entrepreneurs. Innovation leadership. It builds on the successful ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Girlguiding Ulster

Girlguiding provides a girl-only space to give girls opportunities for fun, friendship, challenge and adventure! A volunteer can work with a Rainbow (4 – 7 years), Brownie(7 – 11 years), Guide(11 – 14 years) or Ranger (14 – ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Global Opportunities - Funded Non ROI Work placement

Undertaking a Global Opportunity is a great way to enhance your employment prospects as well as making new friends whilst experiencing another culture. Employers put a high value on initiative, self-reliance, and maturity of outlook. They are also ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Global Opportunities - MITACS Research Internship

Undertaking a Global Opportunity is a great way to enhance your employment prospects as well as making new friends whilst experiencing another culture. Employers put a high value on initiative, self-reliance, and maturity of outlook. They are also ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

Global Opportunities - Project Children

Undertaking a Global Opportunity is a great way to enhance your employment prospects as well as making new friends whilst experiencing another culture. Employers put a high value on initiative, self-reliance, and maturity of outlook. They are also ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Global Opportunities - Rian Immigrant Center (J1 Graduate and Placement Visa Program)

Undertaking a Global Opportunity is a great way to enhance your employment prospects as well as making new friends whilst experiencing another culture. Employers put a high value on initiative, self-reliance, and maturity of outlook. They are also ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Global Opportunities - Study Exchange

Undertaking a Global Opportunity is a great way to enhance your employment prospects as well as making new friends whilst experiencing another culture. Employers put a high value on initiative, self-reliance, and maturity of outlook. They are also ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Global Opportunities - Study USA

Undertaking a Global Opportunity is a great way to enhance your employment prospects as well as making new friends whilst experiencing another culture. Employers put a high value on initiative, self-reliance, and maturity of outlook. They are also ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

Global Opportunities - Think Pacific Internship (in person and remote)

Undertaking a Global Opportunity is a great way to enhance your employment prospects as well as making new friends whilst experiencing another culture. Employers put a high value on initiative, self-reliance, and maturity of outlook. They are also ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Global Opportunities - Utrecht Summer School

Undertaking a Global Opportunity is a great way to enhance your employment prospects as well as making new friends whilst experiencing another culture. Employers put a high value on initiative, self-reliance, and maturity of outlook. They are also ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

Global Opportunities - Washington Ireland Program

Undertaking a Global Opportunity is a great way to enhance your employment prospects as well as making new friends whilst experiencing another culture. Employers put a high value on initiative, self-reliance, and maturity of outlook. They are also ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Global Skills Project

The Global Skills Project (GSP) empowers students to think creatively and critically about the law, how it operates, who it impacts upon and how it can be transformed. Its central aim is to encourage students to apply their legal education to areas ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route, Combined Route
UndergraduateSingle Route, Combined Route

Handy Helpers

Do you want to do good for your local community, develop your skills and make new friends, but you haven’t got the time to make a regular commitment? Handy helpers is a unique initiative which enables you to take part in a wide range of ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Heart Health Champions

Heart Health Champions will be involved in the promotion of healthier lifestyle choices in nursing students and awareness of cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk management. This aligns with the ASMOSUS digital resource on CVD awareness, management and ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Herbert Smith Freehills Campus Ambassador

Campus Ambassadors will be actively involved in putting together a campaign to promote Herbert Smith Freehills to their fellow students on campus - informing them about both the firm and the opportunities available to them. We are looking for ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Homework Clubs

The Homework Clubs Programme, co-ordinated by Queen’s Students’ Union, gives students the chance to provide homework support to local children and young people living in areas of educational underachievement. To achieve the Future-Ready ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

ICDL (International Certificate of Digital Literacy)

The ICDL is an Internationally recognised qualification that enables students to demonstrate their competence in computer skills. In the UK, ICDL is quality assured by the British Computer Society. To obtain a certificate the student must ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

ICDL Advanced (International Certificate of Digital Literacy)

The ICDL is an Internationally recognised qualification that enables students to demonstrate their competence in computer skills. In the UK, ICDL is quality assured by the British Computer Society. To obtain a certificate the student must ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

iENGAGE Virtual Summer Project

Please note this iENGAGE is aimed at undergraduate students studying Biomedical, Medical, Health and Life Sciences degrees. We launched the iENGAGE virtual summer student scheme here in the Wellcome-Wolfson Institute for Experimental Medicine ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

InnovateHer

InnovateHer is a unique extra-curricular enterprise support programme for female students to encourage entrepreneurial thinking. The programme seeks to bring female QUB students together over a course of 12 sessions where they will work in cross ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

International Buddy Scheme

The aim of the International Buddy Scheme is to offer guidance and support to new international students giving them an insight into studying psychology at QUB and living in Belfast.   Buddies will take part in induction activities and will ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

InterSim: Developing Professionals Through High-Fidelity, Life-Like, Team Simulations

The KN Cheung, SK Chin InterSim Centre invites students in health or social care disciplines to apply and participate in team-simulations to develop their team-working, communication and problem-solving abilities. During a short introductory ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Introduction to British Sign Language

The 'Introduction to British Sign Language' Programme provides students with a unique and valuable insight into the lives of deaf and hard of hearing people.  Through a series of formal teaching classes and practice sessions that will be led by ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Introduction to Teaching for Postgraduate Students

This experiential 4 week programme is design to support PGR students new to teaching, lab demonstration or mentoring. The programme uses a blend of flipped classroom teaching with face to face classroom delivery to explore the key concepts and ...

Level of Study
Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

JAM Junior Academy of Music programme

JAM Junior Academy of Music provides QUB UG students with unique opportunity to assist with music teaching classes to children (age 4-18). JAM includes around 200 pupils enrolled across four different programmes. Pupils are taught by specialised ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

Language Courses (Non-Specialist)

The Language Centre currently provides 17 languages courses in a variety of levels for all students of the University regardless of their degree course.  Courses currently offered are: Arabic, Bengali, Dutch, French, German, Irish, Italian, ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

LawPod

LawPod explores law and legal issues with academic experts and practitioners and provides insights into the student experience. LawPod content is created by the staff and students of the School of Law, Queen’s University Belfast. LawPod ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Leadership and Management Training - Queen’s University Officers’ Training Corp

The Modules has Training Objectives that cover Military Training and Personal Development in Leadership & Command, Event planning, Written & Verbal Communication, Physical fitness, First Aid, Teamwork, use of Modern Technology, Researching ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Leadership & Management Training in a military environment as a member of the Northern Ireland Universities’ Air Squadron

Students will be attested into the RAF Volunteer Reserve as Officer Cadets and will be members of the Northern Ireland UAS. Training nights are held during term times at Aldergrove Flying Station. Students have the opportunity to learn to fly and ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Leukaemia & Lymphoma NI

Leukaemia & Lymphoma NI is the only charity in Northern Ireland dedicated to funding blood cancer research. Its main objective is to improve survival rates and quality of life for patients by supporting clinicians, scientists and students ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Library Ambassador

The position should give the volunteers some insight into library work, in particular the public service aspect of it during the induction weeks.  The period of employment will be for three weeks – the first three weeks of the new ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Life Sciences Employer Tour (Careers Programme)

The Queen’s Careers, Employability and Skills service are delivering a Life Science Employers tour for first year students in the Medicine, Health and Life Science Faculty (students registered for undergraduate degrees in Biochemistry, ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

Master Your Employability

Get ready today for tomorrow's recruitment market! Join us on this four day employability programme tailored for master students at Queen’s University. By attending this programme, you will: • gain tailored CV and interview support • ...

Level of Study
Postgraduate Taught/Masters
Award Type
Single Route
Postgraduate Taught/MastersSingle Route

Master Your Leadership

Master Your Leadership provides all master’s students from any discipline the opportunity to work together over an engaging and interactive five days, you will have the opportunity to have fun, connect with others and develop important skills ...

Level of Study
Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Midwifery related extra-curricular activities

In order to make a Combined Route application you need to undertake 2 or more activities, totalling 30+ hours of engagement. If you complete 5+ hours of engagement for any of the below activities then you can use them as one of your activities when ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Model NATO

The Model NATO competition is a UK wide event in which 14 Universities participate in either a face-to-face or online simulation in which students act as representatives from different NATO countries and respond to a natural disaster impacting NATO ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Northern Ireland Business and Human Rights Student Ambassador Programme

The Northern Ireland Business and Human Rights Student Ambassador Programme is a collaborative initiative between Queen’s Business School (QBS) and the Northern Ireland Business and Human Rights Forum (NIBHRF). The purpose of the Programme is ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Open Botanic Kiosk Co-design

The activity is a co-design exercise to deliver part of the Open Botanic Street Festival, in collaboration with Forward South Partnership. The purpose of the project is to test the possibility of pedestrianisation of Botanic Avenue, not only as a ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

Part-time Work On and Off Campus

Part-time work can be a useful way of earning money and developing skills which are valued by graduate recruiters at the same time. QUB recommends students work no longer than 15 hours per week in part-time employment.  There is evidence to ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Peer Assisted Learning for Bioscience subjects in Nursing (Bioscience Nursing PALS)

The Peer Assisted Learning (PAL) programme for Bioscience subjects in Nursing (Bioscience Nursing PALS) supports pre-registration nursing students (known as PAL Learners) in learning and consolidating their knowledge of essential and core principals ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Peer Mentoring

There are two ways to receive the award using Peer Mentoring: 1. Single Route Peer Mentor Co-ordinators submit a “pass list” of students who have completed all the agreed Future-Ready Award Single Route requirements for Peer ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route, Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route, Combined Route

Periodic School Review (PSR) - Student Panel Member

The Periodic School Review (PSR) process forms part of an integrated internal quality enhancement and review process and is concerned with the identification of good practice and areas for improvement  and the development of current and future ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Prestige Volunteers

Prestige Volunteers, endorsed by Queen's Students' Union, enables students to achieve certificates evidencing 50,100 and 200 hours of volunteering. To achieve the Future-Ready Award, over the course of their studies, a student must: - Participate ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Psychology Research Experience - Student Research Skills Scheme (SRSS)

This role involves working closely with researchers in the School of Psychology on cutting edge projects that are being carried out by staff. The role will give students a real insight into what it means to work in academic research. Students will ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

Psychology Research Experience - Research Experience Scheme UG Students (RESUS)

This role involves working closely with researchers in the School of Psychology on cutting edge projects that are being carried out by staff. The role will give students a real insight into what it means to work in academic research. Students will ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route, Combined Route
UndergraduateSingle Route, Combined Route

Psychology Student Reporter

QUB School of Psychology have developed numerous communication channels to engage with students and staff within the School. One initiative is the psychology student newsletter, which aims to keep students connected with the wider school community. ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

Public Engagement Activities within Medicine, Health and Life Sciences

To support the Faculty Public Engagement Team in delivering activities and events designed to 'show and share' the extent and reach of the research being carried out across Medicine, Health and Life Sciences. Activities may include: Public ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

QSU - Faculty Representative

A Faculty Representative is an elected, voluntary leadership role in the Students’ Union, working with School & Course Representatives and other Student’s Union representatives, to represent the interests of students in their Faculty ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

QSU - Postgraduate School Representative

A Postgraduate School Representative is an elected, voluntary leadership role in the Students’ Union, working with Course Representatives and other Student’s Union representatives, to represent the interests of postgraduate students in ...

Level of Study
Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

QSU - Social Action and Campaign Leadership Programme

The Social Action and Campaign Leadership Programme gives students an opportunity to   Discover the core components of running an effective campaign for social change.  Develop skills through sessions led by campaigning and ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

QSU - Student Association Chairperson

Student Associations are student-led groups which represent particular groups of students and campaign on general issues relating to those groups. The Student Association Chairperson is an elected, voluntary leadership role which leads and ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

QSU - Students’ Union Full-Time Student Officer Election Candidate

Full-Time Student Officers are the most senior elected leaders of the Students’ Union.  They are the public face of the Students’ Union, representing Queen’s students in the media, to politicians, to external groups and to the ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

QSU - Undergraduate School Representative

An Undergraduate School Representative is an elected, voluntary leadership role in the Students’ Union, working with Course Representatives and other Student’s Union representatives, to represent the interests of undergraduate students ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

QUB Mooting

Mooting is a legal debate where students research and present the case for one of the parties to a hypothetical case in either the Court of Appeal or the Supreme Court. Mooters have to research the law relevant to the case, draft a skeleton argument ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Queen’s Student Managed Fund

Students attend weekly meetings based around SMF core activities. These are for a minimum of 2 hours per week during each semester (48 hours per academic year). During these meetings students can take on a range of roles within the fund: analyst, ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Queen's Widening Participation Unit (WPU) Student Mentors/Assistants

Widening Participation programmes include the Pathway Opportunity, Senior Academy, Junior Academy, Junior Academy Sports, Reading & Numeracy Together and Professor Fluffy Programmes. The programmes are designed to raise the aspirations of young ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Raspberry Pi Jams

Raspberry Pi Jams are public events centred around using the low-cost Raspberry Pi computers. Participants learn software coding, with exercises that have been created to enhance understanding of mathematics, physics, engineering and computer ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Real-World Challenge (Careers Programme)

Team up with your peers from across the University to tackle a real-world problem, then persuade the experts, while developing key employability skills in the process. Open to students from all disciplines, this exciting new programme gives you the ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Real-World Consultancy Programme (Careers programme)

Students will work in small groups with clients and will follow Design Thinking methodology to solve a real problem the client is currently facing.  After 3 days of the training the students will present their solution to the client.  ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Root Soup / L'Arche Belfast

On the surface, Root Soup is about growing and preparing vegetables and making organic soups and breads. But we're about much, much more than that. Root Soup is a social enterprise (which belongs to L'Arche Belfast) that involves people who have ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

School of Biological Sciences Mentoring Programme

The mentoring programme will provide a fantastic opportunity to students from the School of Biological Sciences to engage with a related and matched mentor we have selected from partner organisations across various industries linked to the school ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences (SMDBS) Summer Student Project

The SMDBS Summer Student programme provides an opportunity for undergraduate students from QUB and beyond to complete an 8-week research programme in one of 3 research (WWIEM, PGJCCR, CPH) or 3 education (CME, CDE, CBMSE) centres in the School. ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

School of Pharmacy Buddy Scheme

Students volunteer to act as buddies to students in the year below.  For those looking after 1st year students we suggest meeting at least three times in the 1st semester.  For those students looking after other years we ask them to meet at ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

School of Pharmacy Mental Health and Wellbeing Group

Student members of the School of Pharmacy Mental Health and Wellbeing Group have an important role within the school community in promoting a positive culture of wellbeing. Student members of the group can apply for the Future-Ready award using this ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

School of Psychology Career Peers Role

The School of Psychology are offering students returning from a 1-year Sandwich placement an opportunity to further develop their employability skills by becoming PsychologyAtwork student ambassadors in our programme ‘Career ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Combined Route
UndergraduateCombined Route

Scout Association (Northern Ireland) Adult Leader Training Scheme

Partnering with the Scout Association, this Future-Ready Award activity will encourage and equip students to volunteer regularly as youth leaders within their local community. While the Scout Association's primary purpose is the development of young ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

SHE LEADS, Inspiring Future Women Leaders (Careers programme)

Develop your self-acceptance and self-belief and learn to acknowledging your own agency. Stop letting self-doubt hold you back. Delivered over three days, the She Leads Programme for Women is designed to help you develop and acknowledge your ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route, Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route, Combined Route

Sólás - Support Social Development Needs of Children with Autism in an Afterschool Social Club

Social Development Support volunteers will be expected to play a role in children’s play and development. Support volunteers will engage in a buddy system, where they will be assigned to a child and work with that child for a defined period, ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Sólás - Support Tutor for Kids Den Homework Club

Kids Educational Den for children aged 4-11 who are based in the local areas and are on their schools’ Special Needs Register, stage 1- 4. They may not have a diagnosis but there is clearly concerns about their educational / social development ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

SOS-UK SDG Curriculum Mapping - EPS

The UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) set out a framework for eliminating poverty, taking action on climate change, and creating a more just and sustainable future for all. Like other universities across the UK, QUB is examining how to map our ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Sporting Events and Programmes

Assist the Participation Development Officer and other members of the Sport Development Team in the admin planning and operational delivery of Sports programmes and Events at QUB. Participants will mainly focus on participation programmes in the ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Spotlight on Law City Tour (Careers Programme)

Interested in a Career in Law? Comprising two-days of in-person workplace visits to local and global law firms based in Belfast, the programme is an opportunity to: Take part in case studies, workshops, panels and legal skills sessions Hear from ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Start for Future: Learn for Researchers

Please note: this opportunity is for PhD students only.  This is a 4-day online bootcamp run by the University of Ghent, designed specifically to support university researchers to commercialise their research. Through this short programme, you ...

Level of Study
Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Starting a Business

This Single Route activity is for students who are, or have been, working on their own business with the aim of becoming self-employed +/or running a side-business. We would like to reward entrepreneurial students and recognise the commitment, ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Stock Market Challenge (Careers Programme)

Invest in Yourself Are you ambitious, competitive and skilled in negotiation? Our annual Stock Market Challenge is an opportunity to gain real-world experience of analysing markets and making investments.

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

StreetLaw

StreetLaw is a pro-bono initiative which allows undergraduate law students to undertake research and provide legal information and general guidance to groups and organisations in the community. Service users include secondary schools, community ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

Student Ambassador

The role of Student Ambassador enables students to develop their communication, organisation, creative, teamwork, interpersonal, leadership and problem-solving skills. They will represent the university, selling and promoting the campus and its ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route, Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route, Combined Route

Student Representative Green Initiative Group - School of Psychology

The Green Initiative working group in the School of Psychology aims to bring staff and students together to enact more strategic, deeper change at the School level, embedding good environmental practices across their activities.  The student ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Student Residential Assistant Programme

Queens employs Student Resident Assistants across our accommodation sites as part of our commitment to; improving the student resident experience, building a strong resident student community in which cultural diversity is promoted and improving the ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Sustainability Action Programme

Queen’s Sustainability Action Programme aims to inspire, equip and support students to bring about positive action for both our climate and biodiversity.   Students have a key role to play in helping Queen's University achieve their ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Sustainability Change Makers Programme

Queen’s Sustainability Change Makers Programme aims to inspire, equip, and support students to bring about positive change for our planet and society. Key challenges facing our planet, and society, are sustainable in nature. To ensure ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

Tandem Language Exchange Programme

Would you like to find a native language speaker with whom you can practice and improve your language skills in a fun, relaxed and social environment? Join the Tandem Language Exchange (TLE) programme for free.   Sign up, match up, and meet ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Teach First Taster Experience

A two-day work experience programme delivered in person or virtually where students take part in interactive skills-building workshops.  As part of the programme, they’ll learn how to plan, teach, self-reflect and give and receive ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Combined Route
UndergraduateCombined Route

Translator and interpreter educator and industry leader development scheme

Participants of this development scheme organised by the Centre for Translation and Interpreting (CTI) will have a chance to take on a variety of activities to develop core competences and skills required for a lectureship and for a leading role in ...

Level of Study
Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route

USA Placement Programme

The USA Placement Programme enables undergraduate students in Biomedical Sciences/Human Biology, following completion of year 2, to take a placement year at the University of Nevada, Reno. Placement students work as research assistants within ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate
Award Type
Single Route
UndergraduateSingle Route

Volunteering (General)

Volunteering enables you to develop new skills, improve your confidence, meet new people and enhance your employability & wellbeing, all whilst you make a positive change to the world around you.  If you are currently volunteering within ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Volunteer Befriender

The Independent Visitor (IV) Scheme is a befriending project for care experienced young people aged 11-18 in the Belfast and South Eastern Trust areas. Volunteers meet with their young person once a fortnight to enjoy a fun activity or excursion. ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Volunteering with the Northern Ireland Scout Council

The principal aim of the Scout Association is to support the physical, intellectual, social and spiritual development of young people aged 4-25 to empower them to make a positive contribution to society, both locally in their own communities and ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Combined Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchCombined Route

Work Experience Route

The Work Experience Route enables Queen’s students to gain accreditation for career-relevant; self-organised work placements of 50 hours or more.  These work experiences will involve the candidate successfully negotiating a formal ...

Level of Study
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Work Experience Route
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Taught/Masters, Postgraduate ResearchWork Experience Route

Your PhD, What’s Next?

Your PhD … what’s next? This programme is specifically designed for PGR students. Embarking on a PhD journey is just the beginning. To thrive in your chosen career path, it is vital to gain clarity on your goals and develop a strategic ...

Level of Study
Postgraduate Research
Award Type
Single Route
Postgraduate ResearchSingle Route