Steeped in heritage yet benefiting from world-class, state-of-the-art facilities, Queens University has a history of investing in people and building brighter futures. This is where learning and research come together to create new and exciting global opportunities.
A global reputation
Part of the prestigious Russell Group of the UK's 24 leading research intensive universities our world-class researchers carry out internationally leading research, with Queen's placed joint 8th in the UK for research intensity.
Heritage that matters
The UK's ninth oldest university, Queen's was founded as Queen’s College in 1845, and can trace its roots as far back as 1810.
With more than 170 years of heritage, we combine an international reputation for academic excellence with a life-changing student experience and a culture of innovation.
In the community
Queen's is much more than just a place for students to get a great education.
We're one of the biggest employers in Northern Ireland and a major contributor to the local economy. We work alongside a host of local charities and community groups to fulfil our Social Charter.