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About Queen’s University, Belfast

A prestigious Russell Group UK university, Queen’s University is respected across the globe as a centre of teaching excellence and innovative research. Queen’s is among the top one per cent of global universities and is a UK top ten research-intensive university.

Queen’s is a world-class university with a global outlook that’s ranked 20th in the world. In the 2017 Sunday Times Good University Guide, Queen’s was ranked number 26 in the UK. The University also been placed 8th overall for Student Experience and 14th for Research Quality according to the Sunday Times guide. • The University has won the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education for world-class achievement in Law.

Situated in one of the most vibrant and friendliest capital cities in Europe, Queen’s world-class facilities complement and enhance the academic experience and Queen’s students enjoy exceptional facilities for study, sport and socializing. A 15-minute walk from the city centre, the University’s leafy campus gives its name to the attractive Queen’s Quarter, nestled between the buzz of nearby Botanic Avenue and the beautiful Botanic Gardens and Ulster Museum.

General Information

  • Queen’s is a world-class university with a global outlook that’s ranked 20th in the world.
  • In the 2017 Sunday Times Good University Guide, Queen’s was ranked number 26 in the UK.
  • The University also been placed 8th overall for Student Experience and 14th for Research Quality according to the Sunday Times guide.
  • The University has won the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education for world-class achievement in Law.

Interesting Facts

  • Situated in one of the most vibrant and friendliest capital cities in Europe, Queen’s world-class facilities complement and enhance the academic experience and Queen’s students enjoy exceptional facilities for study, sport and socializing.
  • A 15-minute walk from the city centre, the University’s leafy campus gives its name to the attractive Queen’s Quarter, nestled between the buzz of nearby Botanic Avenue and the beautiful Botanic Gardens and Ulster Museum.

Notable Alumni

  • Adrian Colton – High Court Judge & Presiding Coroner for Northern Ireland
  • Siobhan Keegan QC – first ever female High Court judge in Northern Ireland
  • Lord Brian Kerr of Tonaghmore –Justice of the Supreme Court
  • John Larkin QC –Attorney General for Northern Ireland
  • Tan Sri Datuk Rafiah Salim –Director of NAM Institute for the Empowerment of Women