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Overview

Steeped in heritage with roots as far back as 1845, this world-class university located in the heart of Belfast is part of the prestigious Russell Group of the UK’s 24 leading research-intensive universities – placing it alongside Oxford and Cambridge.

Alongside a superb reputation for research, it’s also 9th in the UK for overall student experience (Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2017). More than 23,000 students from over 82 countries study here, with more than 600 international staff. 

Partners include universities from all over the world – including Germany, the UAE, Italy, Spain and China among others, while courses range from medicine and engineering to English and theology.   

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About the Queen's University Belfast

Queen’s University Belfast is among the top one per cent of global universities and is a UK top ten research-intensive university. Queen's offers a variety of postgraduate taught programmes and research programmes in subjects ranging from History to Molecular Biology and Mathematics to Nursing.

Departments

The Faculty Of Medicine, Health & Life Sciences

The Faculty of Medicine, Health & Life Sciences at Queen’s University has a reputation for excellence in education and research -...More

The Faculty Of Engineering And Physical Sciences

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Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

The Faculty of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences The Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at Queens University...More

Postgraduate student body breakdown
Source: HESA, 2018

Study mode
Source: HESA, 2018

This University

39% Part Time
61% Full Time

All universities (avg)

48% Part Time
52% Full Time

Student Nationality
Source: HESA, 2018

72%

UK students

28%

Non-UK students

Study level
Source: HESA, 2018

18,140 Undergraduate
4,940 Postgraduate

New students
Source: HESA, 2018

44%

School leavers

56%

Mature students

Funding your degree

12
Scholarships available

at Queen's University Belfast

Location

Queen's University Belfast

University Road

Belfast

Northern Ireland

BT7 1NN

Nearest train station:

Balmoral 0.2 Miles away

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