Queen's University Belfast

About Queen's University Belfast

Queen’s University Belfast is a public research university in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The university received its charter in 1845 as “Queen’s College, Belfast”. Queen’s offers academic degrees at various levels, with approximately 300-degree programmes available. Queen’s brings together researchers across disciplines to address some of the greatest societal challenges of our time. Queen’s currently has over 2,600 international students from 85 different countries and is ranked 22nd in the world for international outlook.
Graduating students

Why Study at Queen's University Belfast?

Queen’s can be competitive depending on the course that you want to apply to. Well known for its very high research output and state-of-the-art facilities, Queen’s University Belfast was ranked 173rd in the world and 26th in the UK in the QS World University Rankings® 2020. Queen University Belfast is a young, dynamic, and innovative university with a spirit that transforms lives, stretch, minds and develops skills and raises ambitions. The University has a range of scholarship and discounts available to international students. Belfast was also named one of the top 10 cities in the UK to develop a digital career.

Contact Details


University Rd, Belfast BT7 1NN


028 9024 5133



Key Information



Entry Requirements

Minimum requirement for admission to a Master’s degree is a Second Class Honours degree from a UK or Republic of Ireland (ROI) Higher Education Provider or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the University.

International Fees

UG: (£16,725 – £39,625) PG: (£16,900 – £20,800)