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Queen's University Belfast

Queen's University Belfast

Queen's University Belfast


University subjects are regularly ranked in the Top 200 in the world (QS world rankings 2022).

The University is in the Top 170 in the world for graduate prospects (QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2022).

Queen’s is ranked 17 in the world for international outlook (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022).

Queen’s University Belfast is ranked 24th in the UK for Research Power (REF 2021/ Times Higher Education).


Leaders in Innovation and Impact

Queen's is a driver of innovation and talent based on excellence. We are globally connected and networked with strategic partnerships across the world, helping us to expand our impact on wider society locally, nationally, and globally.

We are leaders in commercial impact and have total 5-year IP revenues (2014-15 to 2018-19) of over £80m. Since 1985, we have created over 100+ spin-out companies, including 3 PLCs. Kainos, Andor Technology and Fusion Antibodies have been publicly listed on the London Stock Exchange.

We are ranked number one in the UK for entrepreneurial impact (Octopus Ventures, 2020) and a 2018 report by London Economics found that Queen’s contributes £1.9billion to the UK economy, employing 3,700 staff and supporting further 2,750 jobs across the UK.

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    Investing in the Future

    The UK’s ninth oldest university, Queen’s blends its proud heritage with cutting-edge facilities for the best experience of university life.

    Our £700m investment in facilities is transforming the University campus, expanding an environment that stimulates, enables, and supports world-class education and research.

    Over the past ten years, the University has invested significantly to provide outstanding facilities for its students and staff. This has included the development of a state-of-the-art Graduate School, which is home to a thriving postgraduate community; the award-winning McClay Library; Computer Science Building; School of Law; and the Wellcome-Wolfson Institute for Experimental Medicine. The University has also invested in sporting facilities, new purpose-built student accommodation in Belfast City Centre and the brand new student centre which is set to open by the end of summer 2022, ready for students in September 2022.


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