We are delighted that so many of you were able to join our annual Careers Teachers Briefing on 22 November. We hope that you found the updates on Careers, Employability and Skills, The Pathway Opportunity Programme and Admissions both helpful and informative.
Missed the event? Don’t worry, a recording of the Careers Teachers Briefing is now available.
We have a brand new ‘Virtual Campus Experience’ area of our website which allows you and your pupils to:
- Discover our beautiful and historic main campus
- Hear from students and watch informative subject talks
- Find out more about our award-winning tech-savvy facilities like the McClay Library
- Navigate the accommodation, cafes and bars around Belfast
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.
Check out the latest video resources, which you can share with your students, or use as part of your lessons in school. For more information about the university, our courses and student life here in Belfast, visit our Youtube channel.
QUEEN'S CORPORATE PLAN
Our Corporate Plan for 2016-21 sets out a roadmap for the further development of our University over the coming five years. It will support the delivery of Vision 2020 underpinned by our Priorities for Growth and our Core Values.
UCAS’ CAREER FINDER SERVICE
UCAS’ career finder service supports those who are considering alternative options post-18 as well as those looking at graduate opportunities.
Unistats is the official website for comparing UK higher education data. It includes official data for undergraduate courses on each university and college’s satisfaction scores in the National Student Survey, jobs and salaries after study and other key information for prospective students.
Student Finance provides a consolidated guide on all matters which have an impact on tuition fees and associated charges.
NI Direct provides a complete and easy to access service for citizens.
Parent Adviser provides useful, up to date advice for parents about the career options available to their children.
Continuous Professional Development
Queen’s offers an array of challenging and rewarding Continuous Professional Development programmes for teaching professionals on both a full-time and part-time basis. Whether you wish to update your knowledge or refresh your skills you will find one of our courses to meet your needs.
STUDY AT THE SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES, EDUCATION AND SOCIAL WORK
The School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work (SSESW) plays a leading role in influencing the development of educational policy and practice in Northern Ireland and has an established reputation for providing challenging and rewarding courses for professionals on both a full-time and part-time basis.
See our list of short courses here and enrol online.
Our postgraduate degrees provide a challenging environment of critical reflection and high quality professional development in a number of areas. On offer are: