Being the capital and largest city in Northern Ireland, Belfast offers a great environment for student living. It offers vibrant nightlife with plenty of bars, cafes and shops, alongside a long history with several cultural sites to visit.
The university campus is just a short 15-minute walk from Belfast's city centre. It is in the top 1% of global universities and is placed 8th in the UK for 'Research Intensity' by the 2014 Research Excellence Framework. With over 300 degree courses available and just over 23,000 students, the university offers prospective students a diverse experience.
Stranmillis is part of Queen’s University Belfast situated on the Stranmillis Road. The university college educates around 700 students in a multitude of professions but is well known for its education and teacher training courses.
Lisburn road is a popular area for student accommodation as well as Botanic, Holylands and Stranmillis.