Key facts

There are many great reasons to choose Ulster University, here are just a few of them;

  1. Over 93% of our graduates are in work or further study six months after graduation.
  2. We are a top UK university for providing courses with a period of work placement; 2,000 students undertake work placement every year.
  3. We are a global university with more than 1,000 international students from over 99 countries and 190,000 alumni worldwide.
  4. More than 4,000 students from over 50 countries have successfully completed eLearning courses at Ulster University.
  5. We are a leading modern University ranked in the top 150 global institutions - The Times Higher Education 150 Under 50
  6. Ulster University is one of the top-five UK universities for widening participation to higher education and is first in Northern Ireland.
  7. Ulster is a leading university for sport in Ireland and the UK. We offer a wide variety of individual and team sports for fun or at a more competitive level.
  8. We provide a friendly and supportive learning environment to help you feel at home and make an easy transition to university life.
  9. We invest significantly in our facilities to provide the best learning experience. Our £250 million Belfast campus redevelopment represents a new chapter for Ulster, providing a state-of-the-art teaching and learning facility in the heart of the city.


Times Higher Education 150 Under 50 Rankings 2016 results