Ulster University is home to approximately 27,000 students and welcome international students from more than 100 countries.

Our international students are valued and respected for the unique experiences and perspectives that they contribute to university life, enriching the study experience for all students.

Our courses are designed with your career in mind, with most developed in partnership with employers to ensure the skills, knowledge and experience you gain match the needs of your chosen profession.

Study opportunities available

    Deadlines for January 2023 Entry

    January 2023 Entry

    Application deadline

    Sunday 16 October 2022

    Meet the conditions of your offer

    (for international offer-holders applying for a Masters degree)
    Friday 11 November 2022

    Pay your £3,000 deposit

    Please note; we must be in receipt of your deposit by this date.

    Depending on your bank, it can take several weeks for your deposit to clear.

    Please ensure you allow sufficient time for your deposit to be received by the deadline.

    Friday 25 November 2022

    CAS request

    You must have completed the CAS request
    and uploaded all required documents by this date.

    Monday 2 January 2023

    In this section

    Entry Requirements

    Learn about entry requirements for international students.

    English language requirements

    English language requirements for admission at Ulster University.

    Fees & Finance

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

    Visas and Immigration

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


    Learn more about the Scholarships and discount opportunities available to International Students.


    Browse our affordable accommodation options for all campuses!

    Your Country

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

    Events near you

    View upcoming International events.

    Student reviews

    International students share their Ulster University experience.