According to several independent surveys carried out in recent years, Belfast was named as the safest city in the UK.

During Orientation/Welcome Week you will be given information and tips on how to stay safe but If you have any concerns you should speak to a member of the International Student Experience team,

Student Wellbeing or to a member of the campus security team who are available 24 hours a day.

Staying safe on the road

While you’re in Northern Ireland you may want to hire or buy a car – before doing so you should check that you meet all the legal requirements.

Please remember that by law you must wear a seatbelt when travelling by car in Northern Ireland. It is illegal to drink and drive in Northern Ireland.