Queen’s University Belfast is one of the oldest universities in the UK and Ireland. Founded in 1845, the University is a member of the elite Russell Group (the UK’s Ivy league) of research-intensive universities and ranked in the world’s top 200 (Times Higher Education Rankings 2021).
Based in the heart of Belfast, Queen’s University offers students a rich and vibrant educational experience in Northern Ireland’s capital city. In 2018, Lonely Planet named Belfast as the number 1 place to visit in the world. With a unique blend of Victorian architecture, historic Irish pubs and a buzzing cultural scene in the city, plus the stunning Mourne mountain ranges and Causeway Coastline within an hour’s drive, Northern Ireland offers a fun and immersive experience to students.