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Ulster University 

Located in Northern Ireland, Ulster University is a young, dynamic and innovative university with a spirit that transforms lives, stretches minds, develops skills and raises ambitions.

International students from over 100 countries worldwide choose Ulster every year for the unique experience studying in Northern Ireland offers them. 

From affordable tuition fees and accommodation to high graduate employability with 94% of graduates in work or further study within six months of graduating, Ulster University offers international students an outstanding UK study experience that prepares them as leaders in their future careers.

GREAT Scholarships 2021

Ulster University has eight GREAT Scholarships available for the 2021-22 academic year for students from Bangladesh (one), Egypt (one), Ghana (one), India (two), Indonesia (one), Kenya (one) and Pakistan (one). 

For eligible subjects, please visit the university website. 

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Key subject showcase

BSc Hons Nursing Science (Top Up)

  • Designed for overseas nurses / overseas pre-licensure nursing students, who wish to top-up to a degree award.
  • The BSc Hons Nursing Science is a full-time programme delivered over one academic year typically from September to May.
  • Ranked Top 10 in UK for Nursing (Times 2020)
  • Top 50 in the world for Nursing (QS 2020)
  • One of three Nursing and Midwivery Council approved competency test centres in the UK

BSc International Hospitality Management 

  • Ranked 1st in the UK for Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism (Complete University Guide, 2021)
  • The BSc Hons International Hospitality Management has 100% overall student satisfaction and is ranked third for student satisfaction in UK institutions for Tourism, Transport and Travel (NSS, 2018)
  • One year integrated placement (paid)
  • The four-year degree offers key business management subjects alongside specialist hospitality, tourism and events modules. You will enhance your knowledge in the key business management areas of strategy, marketing, finance, human resource management, operations management and entrepreneurship.
  • This programme is characterised by a blend of theoretical and applied components including practical modules, which are delivered in the realistic work environment of the ‘Taste of Ulster’ award winning The Academy restaurant. We are one of only seven UK universities that offer a world class learning environment, allowing students to put business management principles into practice.

Meng Mechanical Engineering

  • Compulsory integrated one year paid placement
  • Students can select to study for a semester in the University of Applied Sciences in Augsburg which is in the Bavarian region of Germany.
  • Accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE)
  • Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.

With this degree you could become:

  • Aero Space Stress Engineer
  • Design Engineer
  • Manufacturing & Quality Engineer
  • Materials and Processes Engineer
  • Project Engineer
  • Quality Engineer

Further information about Ulster University

  • 94 per cent of graduates in work or further study within six months of graduating (DLHE Survey)
  • Northern Ireland has lowest student cost of living in the UK (Which? University 2018)
  • 1st in the UK for outstanding impact in Law research (REF 2014)
  • 2nd in UK for land and property management (TIMES & CUG 2020)
  • Top ten fo Electronic and Electrical Engineering (The Guardian 2020)
  • 1st Data Science Academy in Northern Ireland
  • Top 10 in UK for Nursing, Biosciences & Physiotherapy (Times and Guardian 2020)
  • 1st for Optometry  in UK (CUG 2020)
  • 2nd for Pharmacy and Pharmacology in UK (GUG 2020)