Queen’s University Belfast is one of the 24 Russell Group universities in the UK, leading the way in
research. As such, students can be assured that their course will be taught using cutting-edge research and using state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.
Any students who decide to apply for a postgraduate degree at Queen’s will find themselves helping to shape that research and fight many of the global challenges in which the university is involved.
The university also has an outstanding reputation for teaching, and is regularly ranked highly both in UK and global surveys for the quality of its course materials and delivery. For example, the university is ranked 43rd in the world in the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2021, and 8th in the UK for research intensity by the Research Excellence Framework.
While all of the programmes available at Queen’s are considered to be of the highest standards, particularly stand-out subjects that have been recognised in the QS World University Rankings in recent years including Dentistry, Pharmacology and Pharmacy, Food Science, and Accounting and Finance.