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Ulster University (Ulster) is a vibrant and innovative university with 4 campuses located across Northern Ireland, UK. Ulster offers a wide range of bachelor's degree programs through its four academic faculties: Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment; Life and Health Sciences; and the Ulster University Business School (UUBS).

  • Average Tuition GBP 14,060
  • Students 24,000
  • International Students 9%
  • Total Annual Cost GBP 15,256
  • Intakes Fall
  • Application Deadline January 15
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School Description

Ulster University (Ulster) with campuses in Belfast, Jordanstown, Coleraine and Magee, is home to more than 24,000 students from over 100 countries. Students can choose from a wide range of bachelor's degree programs including: Animation, Business studies, Optometry, Engineering and Nursing. Ulster provides the students access to state-of-the-art campus facilities such as purpose-built engineering facilities, the Riverside Theatre, world-class sports centres, a BBC production studio, and extensive libraries.

High ranking courses:

#1 in the UK for Optometry (Complete University Guide 2020)

#2 in the UK for Hospitality, Event Management & Tourism (The Guardian, 2020)

#2 in the UK for Pharmacy and Pharmacology (The Guardian, 2020)

#2 in the UK for Film Production & Photography (The Guardian, 2020)

#2 in UK for Land & Property Management (Complete University Guide, 2020)

With more than 90 clubs and organizations on-campus, Ulster students can make the most of their university experience. Ulster's academic curriculum is integrated with internships, work placements, and study abroad programs which give the students an opportunity to gain valuable real-world experience and build contacts in the industry.

First-year international students are prioritised for affordable, modern, and well-equipped on-campus accommodation. 

  • 0194% of graduates are in work for further study within six months of graduating (DLHE Survey 2016/2017)
  • 02Ranked in the top 150 of the world’s universities under 50 years old (The Times Higher Education, 2018)
  • 03A top UK University offering courses with 2000 work placement opportunities each year.

Bachelor Programs

  • Belfast BT1 2LJ, UK
    GBP 14,060 Tuition Fee

    Accounting and Law

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Business Law. The program offers courses that focus on the study of contracts, securities law, commercial litigation, intellectu more
  • Belfast BT1 2LJ, UK
    GBP 14,060 Tuition Fee

    Accounting and Marketing

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Accounting Principles. The program offers courses that focus on all aspects of business, management and finance.  

  • Belfast BT1 2LJ, UK
    GBP 14,060 Tuition Fee

    Accounting with Specialisms

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Accounting Principles. The program offers courses that focus on all aspects of business, management and finance.  

  • Belfast BT1 2LJ, UK
    GBP 14,060 Tuition Fee

    Animation

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical skills of Animation. The program offers courses that focus on graphic design; digital animation; motion graphics; 3D visualization; game and i more

Rankings

  • Times World University Rankings
    Times World University Rankings 596
  • QS Rankings (Global)
    QS Rankings (Global) 648
  • SchoolApply Ranking
    SchoolApply Ranking 529
  • The Guardian
    The Guardian 59
  • Complete University Guide (UK)
    Complete University Guide (UK) 58

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 3.00
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL iBT 80
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 6.00
  • Minimum PTE 56

Accreditations

    Financial Aid & Scholarship

    To help with the cost of studies, Ulster offers an attractive scholarship and support package to all qualified international students.

    International Undergraduate Scholarship worth £2,000; Available to all international (non-EU) students on a full-time undergraduate course delivered on one of our Northern Ireland campuses. (Automatically applied to the annual tuition fee.)

    Other Scholarships: High achievers may also be eligible for a scholarship worth £2,000.

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    Established in 1865

    Ulster's branch campuses in London and Birmingham also offer globally-recognized and fully-accredited degrees at Bachelor's and Master's levels.

    Northern Ireland is home to countless Game of Thrones locations including Dragonstone, the Haunted Forest and Winterfell.

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