Queen’s University Belfast
Faculty of Medicine, Health & Life Sciences
The Faculty of Medicine, Health & Life Sciences at Queen’s University has a reputation for excellence in education and research - a reputation which is reflected in our position in the Top 200 Universities in the World for 2021 (THE World University Rankings 2021)
Our hope is that students from around the world will join with us to both learn and also bring new ideas and approaches to help drive forward our ambitions to enhance and advance life.
Through our education and research, we strive to address some of the world’s greatest challenges, our academic staff undertake world-leading research through our Schools and Global research institutes in Health Sciences and Global Food Security. This has resulted in new treatments for patients and greater levels of protection for the food we eat.
The Faculty of Medicine, Health and Life Sciences deliver high quality, leading education, through world-class staff, focused on the needs of society. We provide an educational experience that is research-led and enriches our students intellectually, socially and culturally.
We develop our students to be confident, resilient, creative, critical thinkers and problem solvers, with strong employability skills, prepared for leadership and citizenship in a global society.
Within the Faculty of Medicine, Health and Life Sciences we have four Schools and within each School, we offer a range of innovative and dynamic Postgraduate programmes. See below for a list of course options:
The Faculty is distinguished by its academic strengths and is recognised globally for the social, economic and cultural benefit it delivers through its research.
Building on our disciplinary excellence, we have established interdisciplinary Global Research Institutes and Pioneer Research Programmes which bring researchers together to tackle some of the greatest global challenges of our age.