Queen’s University Belfast Postgraduate

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Queen’s University Belfast Postgraduate

Make postgraduate study your next step

Join a community of nearly 4,000 postgraduate students at a research-intensive Russell Group university.

With postgraduate courses that cost less, employer connections that link you with more and our Graduate School as a hub, we are a leading university for postgraduate study.

Postgraduate Experience

The Graduate School

Our dedicated hub for postgraduate students, providing state-of-the-art facilities for study, and high-quality training and development programmes within a diverse interdisciplinary community.


With the launch of our Graduate School, we have set our sights on becoming a leading global centre for postgraduate research and study.

We aim to give our students the right equipment to make a real difference in their chosen careers and fields, with a strong focus on encouraging them to develop critical thinking and leadership skills.

Our postgraduate culture thrives on a collaborative network – students and academics from different disciplines working together and with a shared vision

Our postgraduate community is built on a foundation of exceptional teaching,cutting-edge research,innovation, collaboration and engagement. This is one of the reasons why our Graduate School has been ranked 1st among 159 universities worldwide.


Information about funding opportunities and the costs of postgraduate study at Queen’s:

➤ Tuition fees

➤ Funding and Scholarships

➤ PhD funded studentships

How to apply

What to do before, during and after your application:

➤ Step-by-step guide

➤ Progression course tool

➤ Application portal

➤ Contact us

student life

All the help you need for an unforgettable university experience:

➤ Life in Belfast

➤ Accommodation

➤ Facilities, support and wellbeing

➤ What our students say

Your future

Helping you take the first steps to a successful career:

➤ Future career

➤ Leadership & development programmes

➤ Research impact

➤ Our people