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Ulster University

Coleraine, United Kingdom

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Public University

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Established in 2014

About

Founded in 1968 by British Queen Elizabeth II, Ulster University now has four campuses in Northern Ireland: Belfast, Coleraine, Magee College, and Jordanstown, as well as a virtual campus. The university has 327 undergraduate courses and 197 postgraduate courses. It is Northern Ireland's largest university and the island of Ireland's second-largest institution.

Ulster university programs are run under the fields of social science and management, natural sciences, life sciences and medicine, Art and Humanities, Engineering and Technology as well as business and management. The university has membership with the European University Association, Association of Commonwealth Universities, Universities Ireland, and Universities UK.

Top Reasons to Study in the Ulster University

  • University has had more than 26000 enrollment in the past five years in every session University provides a wide variety of grants available to undergraduate, postgraduate, and research students.
  • Ulster University is in the top  25% of world-leading UK research universities. With 72% of their work classified as research excellence.
  • . With almost 92 percent of graduates in job or further study six months after graduation, it boasts one of the greatest further study and employment rates in the UK

Cost of Studying at Ulster University

Average tuition fee

Reasonable

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Living expenses

Average living expenses (Bachelors)

£24,356

Average living expenses (Masters)

£24,356

Average on-campus living expenses

£8,996

Rankings for The Ulster University

#850

US World and News Report

#651

The World University Rankings

#601-650

QS World University Rankings


More rankings for this university

The Ulster University's world ranking from other organizations are the following:

Organisation

Ranking 

Guardian University Guide 2022

58th

Admissions at The Ulster University

How to Apply at Ulster University

  • Apply online through admission portal srssb.ulster.ac.uk/PROD/bwskalog.P_DispChoices
  • Fill in your details
  • Choose a program of your choice
  • Submit and pay application fees

The Ulster University Application fees is, a 3000 EUR  ( 245,000 INR) deposit


Documents Required to Apply to Ulster University

Following are the required documents for Ulster University admission:

  • Academic Certificates
  • Transcripts for grades 
  • Passport Copy
  • Passport size photo
  •  English proficiency Score
  • Visa
  • Financial Assistance

Exams Accepted By the University

To study Ulster University courses, students must have a minimum English proficiency requirement to get admission

Examination

Minimum Score

IELTS

6.0

PTE

55

Cambridge

176

TOELF

80

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Students

4

Yocketers applied

3

Yocketers admitted

21

Yocketers interested


Yocketer profiles

Aswin Kumar

Aswin Kumar

Computer Science

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Summer 2023

Smit Gala

Smit Gala

Business Administration

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Summer 2023

Alrin Alam

Alrin Alam

Biomedical Engineering

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Summer 2024


International Students

% of international students in the university

7.4

Total International Students in the university

2000


Alumni

Ulster University has a network of 60,000 graduate students. Deirdre Heenan ( Author), Colin Davidson (Irish Visual Artist), Brian Humphries (Cognizant CEO), and James Nesbitt (Actor) are among the notable alumni of Ulster University.

Campus

Number of campuses the university has
4

Campus locations
Coleraine

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Transportation in the city

Belfast City Airport is approximately 10 kilometers north-west of Belfast city University campus, whereas Belfast International Airport is approximately 24 kilometers north-west of Belfast city.


Services offered by the university

  • Ulster University has four campuses in Northern Ireland which include Belfast, Coleraine, Jordanstown, and Magee. University has two branch campuses in London and Birmingham also.
  • Belfast's campus is located in the lively Cathedral Quarter, the city's burgeoning cultural hub. The campus hosts a number of annual festivals, including the Ulster Festival of Art and Design, as part of a vibrant cultural community.
  • The Jordanstown campus, located north of Belfast, is a key draw for residents who prefer to live in the city and commute to the campus by private car or using the city's superb rail, bus, and taxi network.

Student life

  • Coleraine, situated alongside the River Bann, is the largest and busiest town on Northern Ireland's Causeway Coast. For students interested in outdoor sports, the Causeway Coast is ideal, and the campus is nearby. 
  • The university has various student clubs, over 75 sports clubs and societies on campus for students to participate in and experience a vibrant campus.
  • Get involved in a Karate club, Surfing society, or our International Society to meet new people. Students at Ulster are automatically members of the Students' Union.
  • The Magee campus is situated near the river Foyle in town with a mixture of traditional and modern facilities.

On campus accomodation

  • International students are guaranteed a room in university housing on the Coleraine, Magee, and Jordanstown campuses, with an abundance of private housing and robust inter-campus transportation on the Belfast campus
  • 122 York street, Dalriada Village, Cranagh Village, Knocklayde,  Coppin House, and Duncreggan village are some of the housing facilities provided by the University.

Faculty

University Faculty Stats

Ulster University has more than 1600 academic staff, including full-time and part-time faculty, and more than 3000 staff members.

Opportunities

Research opportunities at university

Ulster University provides internal funds and support for funding and grants for Ph.D. Students. Ulster University is in the top  25% of world-leading UK research universities. With 72% of their work classified as research excellence


Internship opportunities (Part time job opportunities)

Ulster University's Jobs and Placement Centre provides access to hundreds of high-quality global internship and placement opportunities through the UUTemps portal, allowing students to expand their network, develop their skills, and further their careers.


Placement - Companies and average salaries offered

90% of Ulster University students get employment within six months of graduation. Students seek help from the university center, and the university also promotes job placement opportunities through job portals like Handshake- to connect with people and find job opportunities. Among Ulster University's best-paying degrees is the Masters in Management, with alumni earning an average salary of 64,125 GBP (6,203,327 INR).

Contact


Email

admissions@ulster.ac.uk

Address

Shore Rd, Newtownabbey BT37 0QB, United Kingdom


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FAQs

1. Is Ulster a good university?
Ulster University is ranked among the top 700 universities in the world by Times Higher Education and has an overall score of 4.2 stars, according to student reviews on study portals.

2. What is Ulster University's acceptance rate?
lster University's acceptance rate is 81%.

3. Which is the main campus of Ulster University?
Jordanstown campus is the main campus at Ulster University.

4.  Ulster University Birmingham accredited?
The university offers globally recognized, fully accredited British degrees at bachelor's and master's levels, as well as a range of other courses and qualifications.

5. What are the tuition fees at Ulster University?
Undergraduate tuition fees for international students range around 12,890 GBP (1222178 INR).