A beautiful destination for students, businesses, and tourists.
Northern Ireland, a popular destination for Saudis, is an integral part of the UK and is known for having one of the best education systems in Europe. With over 4,000 international students studying at its universities drawn by their strong research base and international partnerships, Northern Ireland is truly a global student destination.
QUEEN’S UNIVERSITY BELFAST
Queen’s is in the top 1% of universities in the world (QS World Rankings 2018) and is part of the Russell Group, an elite group of research-intensive universities, placing it alongside other UK heavyweights Oxford and Cambridge.
Ranked 25th in the world for its global outlook, it is a world leader in food security, global health, cyber security, peace, security, and justice, and has over 250 partner institutions across the world, as well as collaborations with over 3,000 employers.
Ulster University is in the top 25% of UK universities for world-leading research (REF 2014) with four distinct campuses across Northern Ireland.
There are strong links with industry and professional bodies with 94% of graduates in work or further study six months after leaving university (DHLE 2016/17). Ulster has strengths across a number of faculties, it is joint 1st in the UK for Finance (NSS 2015), has the 6th largest business school in Britain and Ireland and in the top 4 for Pharmacy & Pharmacology in the UK (Guardian Universities League Tables 2019). Ulster has also been accredited with Most Improved Student Experience (THE 2016) and has international students from over 100 countries.