With a combination of both Irish and British identities, "Ireland's Oxbridge," aka the Queen's University of Belfast, offers you a glimpse into Northern Ireland's role in the United Kingdom. Challenge yourself academically, explore the city of Belfast's rich political history, and immerse yourself in this one of a kind culture.
Belfast offers a vibrant social and cultural life in a location with spectacular natural views. The city has Victorian and Edwardian buildings that lend a dignified air, but the large student population gives Belfast a youthful atmosphere.
Queen's University Belfast departments rank among the highest in the U.K. and the university is a member of Britain's Russell Group of universities, similar to the Ivy League
Live and learn in a trendy city setting in the "Queens Quarter," just about a mile from the heart of Belfast-- a city known for having one of the lowest costs of living in the U.K.
An active Student Union offers everything from concerts to political debates, plus more than 140 social, cultural and sports clubs
Excellent indoor sports facilities and campus amenities
Strong academics; more than 3,000 courses in 100 subjects
IFSA Scholarships are primarily need-based and factor in any additional cost your study abroad program might have over home school tuition The awards are $500 for summer programs, $1,500 for semester programs and $2,500 for full year programs.