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Q. What is the main USP of Queen’s University –Belfast?

  • A world-class university –Part of an elite UK-group of research-intensive universities called the Russell Group.
  • Research has global impact- Ranked 8th in the UK for research intensity, while 75 percent of our research is world-class or internationally leading (Research Excellence Framework 2014)
  • Lectures taught by world leading academics-  The world-leading research by our academics informs our exceptional teaching which means a more relevant and valuable degree for you
  • Gateway to the world- You can enhance your degree with a range of study or work abroad opportunities, enabling you to broaden your horizons, enrich your university experience and gain the edge in the graduate job market
  • Enable your future career- dedicated to student employability and our strong industry links mean 94% of Queen’s graduates are in employment or further study six months after graduation 
  • Student-approved accommodation- Our student accommodation is among the UK’s top ten (The Telegraph, 2015), and we’ve added over 1200 new rooms across two brand new city centre sites for 2018.
  • You’ll be fully supported- We offer a network of support services, such as the Student Guidance Centre, and a range of generous bursaries and scholarships to help you get the most from your time at Queen’s.
  • Study in the UK’s best city- Queen’s University is at the social & cultural heart of Belfast, named the best city in the UK. Belfast is the capital of Northern Ireland & Northern Ireland has the lowest cost of living in the UK

Q. What is the ranking of Queen’s University Belfast?

Queen’s is ranked 200 in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021)

We are ranked 8th in the UK for research intensity

Queen’s ranks in the top 10 in the UK for several subjects:

  • 3rd in UK for Dentistry (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020)
  • 2nd in UK for Pharmacology and Pharmacy (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020)
  • 5th in the UK for Food Science (Complete University Guide 2020)
  • 6th in the UK for Accounting and Finance (Complete University Guide 2020)

Q. What is Queen’s University Belfast famous for?

  1. As a member of the Russell Group, Queen’s is one of the UK’s 24 leading research intensive universities  
  2. Lowest cost of living in the UK
  3. Queen’s is in the top 75 universities in Europe for Teaching Excellence 
  4. 1st out of 199 universities worldwide for satisfaction with library services 
  5. 98% of current Postgraduate Students were satisfied with Queen’s Graduate School 
  6. Belfast is the safest region in the UK
  7. Our accommodation facilities are some of the best in the UK - Queen’s was 3rd out of 44 UK universities for satisfaction with accommodation quality 
  8. Queen’s is now one of the top sporting universities in Ireland and the UK
  9. We are ranked 8th in the UK for research intensity  

Q. Is Belfast a large city?

Belfast is the largest city & the capital of Northern Ireland. It is the 12th-largest city in the United Kingdom[5] and the second-largest on the island of Ireland

Q. What's the weather around Queen’s University Belfast?

In Belfast, the summers are cool and partly cloudy; the winters are long, very cold, wet, and mostly cloudy; and it is windy year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 37°F to 65°F and is rarely below 29°F or above 72°F

Q.How many students study in Queens’ University Belfast?

There are around  25000 students studying in this University.

Q.Who are some of the top Alumni of Queen’s University Belfast?

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