Ulster University

Key Info

Intake Periods September 2024

About Ulster University

An international reputation for excellence, Ulster located in Northern Ireland, offers students a welcoming and caring environment to live and study.

We offer:
• Scholarship of £2,000 for international students
• Guaranteed on-campus accommodation for overseas students
• Work based placement opportunities with all undergrad courses
• 17 courses ranked top 10 in the UK (Optometry - Ranked 1st in the UK, Pharmacy - ranked 2nd in the UK)


Students receive plenty of support during their time studying at Ulster University. These support services include a confidential counselling team, a dedicated service for students with a disability, financial advice, a chaplaincy and a dedicated centre for overseas students.

The Students’ Union runs a wide range of clubs and societies for students to get involved with outside of the classroom. These include everything from sports teams to drama lessons, as well as volunteering opportunities.

Students from all around the world come to study at Ulster University and it is very proud of its international population, made up of students from over 100 different countries.

Take a Closer Look

What their Students Say

“I really love the atmosphere of Ulster. Students and staff are very friendly in Ulster and always willing to help. In addition to that, Ulster provide us advanced teaching facilities, I am studying in Finance, and we got free access to the Bloomberg System in the Financial Innovation Lab. Ulster also provide a lot of career services that will help you to connect easily with employers. I really appreciate all the help I got from Ulster.”

Hongyu (China)
Ulster University

“Ulster is a home to me. The university has provided me with amazing tutors who have contributed to shaping my future. They are happy to have one to one meetings to help you, especially with lectures and course work. For me I would recommend all my friends to Ulster, everyone wants to feel at home and I really do here!”-

Chinenye (Nigeria)
Ulster University

Ulster University Subject Areas

Subject Areas

Accounting and Finance, Art History, Arts and Humanities, Biology, Biosciences, Business and Management, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computing and IT, Construction, Creative Media, Criminology, Design and Crafts, Drama and Dance, E-Sports, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, English and Creative Writing, English Literature, Environmental Studies, Fashion and Textiles, Film Production, Food Science, Geography and Environmental Studies, Health and Social Care, History, Hospitality, Event Management and Tourism, International Relations, Journalism, Publishing and Public Relations, Law, Life Sciences, Manufacturing, Mathematics, Media Studies, Music, Nursing and Midwifery, Philosophy, Photography, Physics, Psychology, Science, Sociology, Sports and fitness, Supply Chain and Logistics

Apply to study at Ulster University as an international student