Why Ulster University

We are one of the top 150 young universities in the world (THE Young Rankings, 2018) yet our history dates back to 1865. Choose to study at Ulster and you will be rewarded with first-class teaching in state-of-the-art facilities supported by outstanding pastoral care. We are proud to welcome international students from more than 100 countries across the globe.



Applying to Ulster University

Choose Ulster University for your undergraduate or postgraduate programme.

Applying to Ulster University

Applying to Ulster University

Whether you are looking for undergraduate or postgraduate study, Ulster University is an excellent choice for international students choosing to study in the UK.

Entry Requirements for International Students

Entry Requirements

Learn about entry requirements for international students.

English language requirements

English language requirements

English language requirements for admission at Ulster University.

Fees & Finance for International Students

Fees & Finance

Find out the latest information on tuition fees for international students.

Visas and Immigration

Visas and Immigration

Find out whether you will need a visa to study in the UK, which type of visa you will need and how to apply for one.

Scholarships for International Students

Scholarships

Learn more about scholarships and discounts available to international students.

Accommodation

Accommodation  

Browse our affordable accommodation options for all campuses!

Your Country

Your Country

Check out relevant information for your country, including entry requirements, useful contacts and events happening near you.

Study Abroad in Northern Ireland

Spend a semester (or two!) sampling student life in Northern Ireland.

Why Ulster University?

Why Ulster University?

Find out why international students around the globe are choosing Ulster University as their UK study destination.

Study Abroad

Study Abroad

Live, learn and socialise in Northern Ireland for one semester or for a full academic year.

How to apply as an Exchange/Study Abroad Student

How to apply

Learn more about how to apply as a Study Abroad or Exchange Student

Modules

Modules

Choose modules from a range of subjects on our Study Abroad programme.

Dates & Deadlines

Dates & Deadlines

Essential Dates and Deadlines for Academic Year 2020/21

Study Advisers

Study Advisers

Interested? Contact the Study Adviser for your chosen modules of interest for more information.

English language requirements

English language requirements

English language requirements for admission at Ulster University.

Visas and Immigration

Visas and Immigration

Find out whether you will need a visa to study in the UK, which type of visa you will need and how to apply for one.

Accommodation

Accommodation  

Browse our affordable accommodation options for all campuses!

Global Buddy Scheme

Global Buddy Scheme

Our Global Buddy scheme is a mentoring scheme where we match new international students to existing Ulster students.

Events for international students

All Campuses will now be closed for teaching and social activities

Following the clear imperative in the latest government advice to avoid all non-essential contact with others and avoid unnecessary travel, the decision has been made to suspend all teaching and social activities on campus and to close all libraries, sports facilities, theatres, catering facilities and cancel events.

We have further advice and guidance for our staff and students on our Covid-19 Corona Virus site

Tuesday 31 March

11:00AM - 11:30AM

Student reviews

Diana Nakaweesa profile image

I wanted to come to the UK and study my Masters but outside London.  I did'nt have finances, so I applied for scholarships and I happened to be among the winners of the Chevening Scholarship.

Diana Nakaweesa Uganda
LLM Gender, Conflict and Human Rights

Michael Ntodie profile image

The highlight of my time studying at Ulster was when I received an award for an aspect of my research study.

Michael Ntodie Ghana
PhD Optometry and Vision Science

Ksenia Kudenko profile image

If I were to sum my experience in one word I would say adventure.

Ksenia Kudenko Russia
PhD Early Irish

Minyu Lei profile image

I am really happy that I achieved the grade I aimed for.

Minyu Lei China
BSc Hons Mathematics with Computing

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