Our innovative teaching methods and high-tech learning environment create a unique experience for our students.

Our facilities

New school of biological sciences - 800X533



Due to open in 2018, the building will provide the facilities to help grow our life sciences sector, especially in areas such as agriculture/food science, food safety, disease/infection biology, diagnostics, waste management, ecosystems and the environment.

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World Class Research

The Institute of Global Food Security

Leading researchers from across the globe

Deep Sea Conservation

Queen's Marine Laboratory

A ground-breaking aquatic space

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We've been teaching at Queen's since 1849

Our heritage and reputation

Maps and travel

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NatWest Student Living Index 2015

Belfast named the most affordable student city

We have the lowest cost of living in the UK.

A great place to live

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School of Biological Sciences

Undergraduate Student Handbook 2018/2019

We are very pleased to take this opportunity to welcome all new undergraduates and returning students to Queen’s University Belfast for the 2018-19 academic year

School of Biological Sciences Undergraduate Student Handbook

Clubs and societies

Scuba Society

For 47 years QUBSAC (Queen's University Belfast, Sub Aqua Club) has been committed to the pursuit of Sports Diving. The club, which consists of a wide variety of divers, prides itself on a high standard of training and an excellent safety record.

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Career opportunities at the School

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Game changers wanted

Work for us

We are currently seeking academics at the top of their game

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Athena SWAN

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Athena SWAN

Promoting equality in the sciences

The School has been awarded the prestigious Athena SWAN Gold award in recognition of its work to support women in science.

Athena SWAN

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Queen's University Belfast is committed to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion.
For more information please read our Equality and Diversity Policy.

Queen's University Belfast is registered with the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland NIC101788
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