Established in 1845, and steeped in heritage, Queen’s University Belfast is part of the Russell Group of leading Research-Intensive universities in the UK and in the Top 1% of Universities in the world. Queen’s Vision is ‘A world-class international university that supports outstanding students and staff, working in world-class facilities, conducting leading-edge education and research, focused on the needs of society’.
— The ninth oldest university in the UK.
— 8th in the UK for research intensity.(REF 2014)
— 93.8% of Queen’s graduates are in employment or further study 6 months after graduation
(HESA Destination of Leavers from Higher Education Survey, 2012/13)
— Belfast selected as one of the top 10 hottest destinations in Europe. (CNN, 2013)
— One of the world’s most beautiful universities. (Huffington Post 2014)
— Over 150,000 alumni in more than 120 countries.
— Queen’s is a Top 50 UK employer for women and is the lead UK university in tackling the unequal representation of women in science and engineering.
— Queen’s has more than 250 buildings, some 120 of them listed as being of architectural merit.
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Employability and Careers
Ninety-four per cent of Queen’s graduates are in employment orfurther education six months after graduating (HESA Destinationof Leavers from Higher Education Survey, 2012/13) and 12,709students take part in employability-focused activities.
In addition, Queen’s graduates are in senior leadership positions in80 of Northern Ireland’s top 100 companies (Guardian University Guide 2016).
Undergraduate, postgraduate and other programmes are offered in the following disciplines:
Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Queen’s Management School
School of Creative Arts
School of Education
School of English
School of History and Anthropology
School of Law
School of Modern Languages
School of Politics, International Studies and Philosophy
School of Sociology, Social Policy and Social Work
Institute of Theology
Engineering and Physical Sciences
School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and
School of Geography, Archaeology and Palaeoecology
School of Mathematics and Physics
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
School of Planning, Architecture and Civil Engineering
School of Psychology
Medicine, Health and Life Sciences
School of Biological Sciences
School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences
School of Nursing and Midwifery
School of Pharmacy
INTO Queen’s University Belfast provides a range of academic preparation and English language courses.
These courses are designed to help students reach an appropriate level of language proficiency for successful academic study in English
International Year One Programmes
Successful completion of The International Year One programme is equivalent to the first year of an undergraduate degree at a UK university and leads to the award of an International Diploma and direct entry to the second year of a wide range of undergraduate degrees at Queen’s University Belfast.
The Graduate Diploma
The Graduate Diploma programme is designed to provide international students, who do not qualify for direct entry to the University, with a pathway into postgraduate studies at Queen’s University.
It is a full-time academic programme that prepares students for postgraduate study on selected Masters programmes in Queen’s University Belfast.