General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Abbreviation qub
Teachers 1,692
Students 17,333
Foreigners 31%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Pro tanto quid retribuamus
• Privy Council
• Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
• European University Association (EUA)
• Utrecht Network
• Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER)
• The Russell Group
• Universities UK
World ranking238
Country ranking32
Academic Reputation230
Employer Reputation247
Quality of teaching296
International Faculty63
International Students72
Citations per Faculty294
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities204
Engineering and Technology207
Life Sciences and Medicine229
Natural Science238
Social Sciences and Management289
Cost of living in Belfast, USD/month
Accommodation $198 $256
Food $178 $360
Transportation $50 $125
Communications and utilities $52 $62
Clothing $17 $65
Sports and leisure $17 $60
Accommodation in Belfast, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$198
Shared room in city centre$256
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$389
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$513
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking238
QS World University Rankings183
ARWU Academic Ranking301
Webometrics Ranking340
Alternative title
Russian Университет Квинс в Белфасте
Spanish Universidad de la Reina de Belfast
Chinese 贝尔法斯特女王大学
Arabic جامعة كوينز في بلفاست
French Université Queen's, Belfast
German Queen's University Belfast
Japanese クイーンズ大学ベルファスト
Korean 벨파스트 퀸스 대학교
Portuguese Universidade da Rainha em Belfast
cy Prifysgol y Frenhines
Queen's University Belfast (qub) - public higher education institution in United Kingdom.

Queen's University Belfast - Description

A member of the Russell Group of the UK’s 20 top research-intensive universities Queen’s University Belfast is an international centre of innovation and excellence, providing world-class education underpinned by world-class research. The University has a proud heritage. Founded by Queen Victoria in 1845 as Queen’s College Belfast, it is one of the oldest universities in these islands, becoming an independent university in 1908 and celebrating its Centenary in 2008. As the Times Higher Education Entrepreneurial University of the year in 2009, and winner of the THE Outstanding Engineering Research Team of the Year in 2010, Queen’s is uniquely recognised for its leadership role in society and its life-changing research. The University is a global player in areas from cancer studies to sustainability, wireless technology to creative writing and from pharmaceuticals to sonic arts. It has won the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Further and Higher Education, part of the national honours system, on four separate occasions – for world-class achievement in green chemistry, environmental research, palaeoecology and law. The most recent UK-wide research assessment exercise (RAE), in 2008, confirmed Queen’s as a major global force in research. The RAE identified world-class research across all academic disciplines, and the Research Power Index,...

Bachelor - Queen's University Belfast

A member of the Russell Group of the UK's 20 top research-intensive universities Queen's University Belfast is an international centre of innovation and excellence, providing world-class education underpinned by world-class research. The University has a proud heritage. Founded by Queen Victoria in 1845 as Queen's College Belfast, it is one of the oldest universities in these islands, becoming an independent university in 1908 and celebrating its Centenary in 2008. As the Times Higher Education Entrepreneurial University of the year in 2009, and winner of the THE Outstanding Engineering Research Team of the Year in 2010, Queen's is uniquely recognised for its leadership role in society and its life-changing research. The University is a global player in areas from cancer studies to sustainability, wireless technology to creative writing and from pharmaceuticals to sonic arts. It has won the Queen's Anniversary Prize for Further and Higher Education, part of the national honours system, on four separate occasions – for world-class achievement in green chemistry, environmental research, palaeoecology and law.

Description of Queen's University Belfast

Introduction As a Russell Group university, Queen’s is one of the leading universities in the UK and Ireland, providing world-class education underpinned by world-class research. Founded as Queen’s College in 1845, it became a university in its own right in 1908. It combines an international reputation for academic excellence with a life-changing student experience, a culture of innovation and a leadership role in the community which it serves. Queen’s is ranked in the top 1% of universities in the world (QS World University Rankings), and is actively recruiting more than 100 of the world’s top innovators and inventors, including the appointment of academic leaders across all areas. External recognition includes the award of the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Further and Higher Education, the highest accolade for an academic institution in the UK, on five occasions – for world-class achievement in green chemistry, environmental research, palaeoecology, law and a Diamond Jubilee Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Northern Ireland’s Comprehensive Cancer Services Programme. Research The UK wide Research Excellence Framework 2014 placed Queen’s 8th in the UK for research intensity, having submitted 95% of academic staff, the fifth largest percentage of staff returned in REF2014. It has 14 subject areas ranked within the UK’s top 20 and 76% of its research classified as either world leading or internationally excellent. Queen’s has forged partnerships with leading research groups and multi-national companies throughout the world, including Dubai Healthcare City; the National Cancer Center, Georgetown University and Vanderbilt University in the USA; Petronas in Malaysia; InfoSys and Madras Christian College in Chennai, and the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi in India; China Medical University and Harbin Institute of Technology. The University is at the forefront of research globally in areas as diverse as Green Chemistry, Secure Information Technologies, Food Security, Collaborative Research in the Humanities, Conflict Transformation, Health Sciences and Astrophysics. Queen’s was one of the first universities in the UK and Ireland to form spin-out companies, establishing QUBIS in 1984 to commercialise research and development activities. QUBIS has been involved in the creation of over 65 companies. It is currently the leading company in the UK and Ireland for revenue generation created through its spin-out companies. Education Queen’s research-oriented environment means that students are educated by academics working at the forefront of disciplines. The University has an excellent record of achievement in reviews of teaching quality and numerous teaching awards. The QAA Institutional Audit (2009) said Queen's meets its highest level of confidence in the management of academic standards and in the quality of the learning opportunities offered to students. The University’s Centre for Educational Development provides a comprehensive and systematic range of support to develop and enhance learning and teaching. Close to 500 of our staff are fellows of the Higher Education Academy. Queen’s is significantly investing in the student experience, a fact reflected in high rates of student satisfaction, completion and graduate employment amongst both the undergraduate and postgraduate populations. The University is at the forefront of using ICT to support learning and teaching; the University's virtual learning environment, Queen's Online, provides each student with secure online access to information and materials relating to their specific course components enhancing the learning experience. In addition, the Wireless Campus Project is a £2m investment by Queen's will see a state-of-the-art wireless service rolled out to all areas of the campus by January 2016. Queen’s innovative and entrepreneurial spirit is reflected in the opportunities it provides for its students. The curriculum-based Certificate in Entrepreneurship Studies embeds business and entrepreneurial skills into the curriculum of all non-business students throughout the University, reaching over 11,000 students annually. Queen’s attracts students from more than 100 countries. It is a popular destination university in the UK for American winners of the prestigious Fulbright Scholarships. Facilities Queen’s is committed to enhancing its historic campus and the surrounding Conservation Areas while providing cutting-edge facilities for education and research. The £50m McClay Library’s outstanding design, facilities and services were recognised in 2013 when it won the Society of College, National and University Libraries (SCONUL) Award, presented every three years to a UK library that best meets the needs of users. Having invested £350m over the last decade, it plans to spend another £350m over the next 10 years. Recent developments include: · The ongoing development of the opening of the £175m Institute of Health Sciences has seen the opening of the Centre for Experimental Medicine in 2015. · The refurbishment of the grade B listed Lynn Building has created a new Graduate School, opened in 2015, in a key historical location on the main University site. · The refurbishment of the Ashby Building, completed in 2015, has created an Engineering complex offering teaching, research and support accommodation to rival the most prestigious institutions in the world. · The redevelopment of the former Library Tower into a new home for the School of Law, due to open for the 2016-17 academic year. · A high-quality transparent building for the School of Computer Science, integrating teaching and research, will also open for the 2016-17 academic year. · The University has begun to build a new £38m teaching and research facility for the School of Biological Sciences, which will include the world-leading Institute for Global Food Security. · Queen’s was the first university in the UK and Ireland to open a dedicated, state-of-the-art Graduate and Executive Education Centre at the £15m redevelopment of Riddel Hall, home to Queen’s Leadership Institute. The attractive University area is one of the city’s main cultural and recreational areas. Queen’s is a patron of the arts, including a film festival, the acclaimed Naughton Gallery and Northern Ireland's only arthouse cinema, the Queen’s Film Theatre. The University is next door to the redesigned and award-winning Ulster Museum and the beautiful Botanic Gardens. The campus is a 15-minute walk from the city centre. Belfast has been described as a ‘treasure’ with an ‘incredible atmosphere’ (National Geographic Traveller 2012), and is now rated as a ‘must see’ destination by all the leading travel guides.

Programs - Bachelor

Bachelor Accounting
Bachelor Actuarial Science and Risk Management
Bachelor Aerospace Engineering
Bachelor Agricultural Technology
Bachelor Archaeology-Palaeoecology
Bachelor Architecture
Bachelor Biochemistry
Bachelor Biological Sciences
Bachelor Biomedical Science
Bachelor Business Economics
Bachelor Business Information Technology
Bachelor Business Management
Bachelor Chemical Engineering
Bachelor Chemistry
Bachelor Civil Engineering
Bachelor Computer Games Development
Bachelor Computer Science
Bachelor Computing and Information Technology
Bachelor Creative Multimedia
Bachelor Criminology
Bachelor Dentistry
Bachelor Drama
Bachelor Economics
Bachelor Education
Bachelor Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Bachelor Energy, Environment and Sustainability
Bachelor English
Bachelor English with Creative Writing
Bachelor Environmental and Civil Engineering
Bachelor Environmental Biology
Bachelor Environmental Planning
Bachelor Ethnomusicology
Bachelor Film Studies
Bachelor Finance
Bachelor Food Quality, Safety and Nutrition
Bachelor French Studies
Bachelor Genetics
Bachelor Geography
Bachelor History
Bachelor Human Biology
Bachelor International Business with A Modern Language
Bachelor International Politics and Conflict Studies
Bachelor Irish and Celtic Studies
Bachelor Irish Studies
Bachelor Land Use and Environmental Management
Bachelor Law
Bachelor Linguistics
Bachelor Manufacturing Engineering
Bachelor Marine Biology
Bachelor Mathematical Studies
Bachelor Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
Bachelor Mechanical Engineering,
Bachelor Medicine
Bachelor Microbiology
Bachelor Midwifery
Bachelor Molecular Biology
Bachelor Music
Bachelor Music Technology and Sonic Arts
Bachelor Nursing
Bachelor Part-Time Study
Bachelor Pharmacy
Bachelor Philosophy
Bachelor Physics
Bachelor Politics
Bachelor Politics, Philosophy and Economics
Bachelor Product Design and Development,
Bachelor Psychology
Bachelor Social Anthropology
Bachelor Social Policy
Bachelor Social Work
Bachelor Sociology
Bachelor Software and Electronic Systems Engineering
Bachelor Spanish and Portuguese
Bachelor Spanish Studies
Bachelor Structural Engineering with Architecture
Bachelor Theology
Bachelor Web Technology and E-Commerce
Bachelor Zoology Postgraduate Taught Courses
Bachelor Accounting and Finance
Bachelor Animal Behaviour and Welfare
Bachelor Archaeology/Palaeoecology: Archaeology and Environment
Bachelor Archaeology/Palaeoecology: Dating and Chronology
Bachelor Archaeology/Palaeoecology: Professional Archaeology
Bachelor Architecture: Certificate In Professional Practice and Practical Experience
Bachelor Architecture: Master of Architecture
Bachelor Arts Management
Bachelor Biomolecular Structure and Function
Bachelor Biotechnology
Bachelor Business Administration
Bachelor Chemistry: Chemical Enzymology
Bachelor Childhood Studies
Bachelor Clinical Education
Bachelor Cognition and Culture
Bachelor Cognitive Behavioural Practice
Bachelor Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Bachelor Cognitive Science
Bachelor Communication
Bachelor Community Development and Learning
Bachelor Comparative Ethnic Conflict
Bachelor Computational Biology
Bachelor Computer and Electronic Security
Bachelor Construction and Project Management
Bachelor Corporate Governance
Bachelor Counselling Education
Bachelor Criminal Justice
Bachelor Divinity
Bachelor Drama and Performance Studies
Bachelor Durability of Structures
Bachelor Ecological Management and Conservation Biology
Bachelor Education: Autistic Spectrum Disorders
Bachelor Education: Doctorate In Education
Bachelor Education: E-Learning
Bachelor Education: Educational Studies
Bachelor Education: Inclusion and Special Needs Education
Bachelor Education: Leadership and Management In Education
Bachelor Education: Pgce
Bachelor Education: Tesol (Doctorate)
Bachelor Education: Tesol (Masters)
Bachelor Educational Multimedia
Bachelor Electronics
Bachelor English (Broadcast Literacy)
Bachelor English (Creative Writing)
Bachelor English (Irish Writing)
Bachelor English (Language and Linguistics)
Bachelor English (Medieval Studies)
Bachelor English (Modern Literary Studies)
Bachelor English (Modern Poetry)
Bachelor English (Reconceiving The Renaissance – Literatures, Places, Cultures)
Bachelor Environmental Engineering
Bachelor Environmental Law and Sustainable Development
Bachelor Environmental Management
Bachelor European Union Politics
Bachelor Family Law
Bachelor Film and Visual Studies
Bachelor Food Safety (Advanced)
Bachelor French and Linguistics
Bachelor French Studies: Modern French Studies (Culture and Memory)
Bachelor Gender and Society
Bachelor Geography and Archaeology: Heritage Science
Bachelor Health Studies (By Research)
Bachelor Hispanic Studies
Bachelor History: Ancient
Bachelor History: Modern
Bachelor Human Resource/Personnel Management
Bachelor Human Rights and Criminal Justice
Bachelor Human Rights and Criminal Justice (Cross-Border)
Bachelor Human Rights Law
Bachelor Human Rights Law (Cross-Border)
Bachelor International Business
Bachelor International Jd
Bachelor International Relations
Bachelor Interpreting
Bachelor Interprofessional Health and Social Care Management
Bachelor Irish History
Bachelor Irish Politics
Bachelor Irish Translation Studies
Bachelor Irish-Medium Film and Script Production
Bachelor Law and Governance
Bachelor Law and International Commerce
Bachelor Leadership For Sustainable Development
Bachelor Legal Science
Bachelor Legislative Studies and Practice
Bachelor Management
Bachelor Mechanical Engineering (Advanced)
Bachelor Mental Health
Bachelor Midwifery Practice
Bachelor Molecular Medicine (By Research)
Bachelor Music: Composition
Bachelor Nursing Practice
Bachelor Nursing/Midwifery: Advanced Professional Practice
Bachelor Organisation and Management
Bachelor Pain Science and Practice
Bachelor Pharmacy: Advanced Pharmacy Practice
Bachelor Pharmacy: Clinical Pharmacy
Bachelor Pharmacy: Community Pharmacy
Bachelor Pharmacy: Prescribing For Pharmacists
Bachelor Plasma and Vacuum Technology
Bachelor Plasma Physics
Bachelor Political Philosophy
Bachelor Political Psychology
Bachelor Postcolonial Studies In Context
Bachelor Process Engineering
Bachelor Professional Legal Studies
Bachelor Psychology: Applied Psychology (Clinical Specialism)
Bachelor Psychology: Atypical Child Development
Bachelor Psychology: Clinical Psychology
Bachelor Psychology: Educational, Child and Adolescent Psychology
Bachelor Public Health
Bachelor Risk Management and Financial Regulation
Bachelor Social Research Methods (By Research)
Bachelor Social Work (Post-Qualifying Studies): Applied Social Studies
Bachelor Software Development (Conversion)
Bachelor Sonic Arts
Bachelor Spanish: Image and Text
Bachelor Spatial Regeneration
Bachelor Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility
Bachelor Sustainable Aquaculture and Inshore Fisheries
Bachelor Sustainable Design
Bachelor Sustainable Electrical Energy Systems
Bachelor Sustainable Rural Development and Project Management
Bachelor Telecommunications
Bachelor Telecommunications: Wireless Communications (Advanced)
Bachelor Translation
Bachelor Urban and Rural Design
Bachelor Violence, Terrorism and Security
Bachelor Water Resources Management
Bachelor Work-Based Learning (Mediation Studies)
Bachelor Work-Based Learning (Occupational Safety and Health) Postgraduate Research Programs
Bachelor Archaeology: Past Cultural Change
Bachelor Astrophysics
Bachelor Atomistic Simulation
Bachelor Built Environment
Bachelor Cancer Research and Cell Biology
Bachelor Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Bachelor Drama Studies
Bachelor Ecology, Evolution, Behaviour and Environmental Economics
Bachelor Food Safety and Biotechnology
Bachelor Geography and Palaeoecology: Environmental Change
Bachelor Geography: Society, Space and Culture
Bachelor Infection and Immunity
Bachelor Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Bachelor Molecular Biosciences
Bachelor Music and Sonic Arts
Bachelor Nanostructured Media
Bachelor Nursing and Midwifery
Bachelor Politics, International Studies and Philosophy
Bachelor Pure Mathematics
Bachelor Sociology, Social Policy and Social Work
Bachelor Spanish and Portuguese Studies
Bachelor Spatial and Environmental Planning
Bachelor Statistical Science and Operational Research
Bachelor Theoretical Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics
Bachelor Vision and Vascular Science

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