Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (Postgrad)




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Faculty Facts

Annual tuition fees

$21,178 $23,655

Postgraduate Scholarships:

  1. Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences : £2000
  2. Engineering and Physical Sciences (Including lab courses)* : £3,000
  3. Early Confirmation Award : £1,500 (When full tuition paid by deadline)
  4. Queen’s Management School programs (Excludes MBA) £5,000*
  5. LLB Senior Status: £4,000* (When full tuition paid by deadline)
  6. Net Zero : £10,000*
  7. Law (Juris Doctor) *: £2,500
  8. Queen’s Loyalty Scholarship : 20%(Automatically deducted from first year)

*These scholarships available without the automatic £2000 or £3,000




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List of Programs

  1. Accounting and Finance MSc
  2. Actuarial Science MSc
  3. Anthropology MA
  4. Applied Behaviour Analysis MSc
  5. Arts and Humanities MRes
  6. Arts Management MA
  7. Autism Spectrum Disorders MSc
  8. Business Analytics MSc
  9. Children’s Rights MSc
  10. Conflict Transformation and Social Justice MA
  11. Criminology and Criminal Justice LLM
  12. Educational Leadership MSc
  13. Educational Studies MEd
  14. English – Creative Writing MA
  15. English – Literary Studies MA
  16. English – Poetry MA
  17. Film MA
  18. Finance MSc
  19. Geopolitics MA
  20. Global Security and Borders MA
  21. History MA
  22. Human Resource Management MSc
  23. Inclusion and Special Educational Needs MEd
  24. International Business MSc
  25. International Commercial and Business Law LLM
  26. International Human Rights Law LLM
  27. International Public Policy MSc
  28. International Relations MA
  29. Interpreting MA
  30. Irish Studies MA
  31. Law LLM
  32. Law and Technology LLM
  33. Management MSc
  34. Marketing MSc
  35. Master of Business Administration MBA
  36. Masters in Law MLaw
  37. Media and Broadcast Production MA
  38. Mental Health and Mental Capacity Law MSc
  39. Philosophy MA
  40. Politics MA
  41. Public History MA
  42. Quantitative Finance MSc
  43. Risk and Investment Management MSc
  44. Social Science Research MRes
  45. Specialist Cognitive Behavioural Therapy MSc
  46. Substance Use and Substance Use Disorders MSc
  47. Systemic Practice and Family Therapy MSc
  48. Systemic Psychotherapy MSc
  49. Teaching English to Speakers of other Languages MSc
  50. Translation MA
  51. Violence, Terrorism and Security MA
  52. Youth Justice MSc

Duration Notes:

  • MSc : 1 year
  • MA : 1 year
  • MArch : 2 years
  • MRes: 1 year
  • MEd : 1 year
  • LLM : 1 year
  • MSc with industry year, sandwich year or placement year : 2 years
  • Please note that some degree programmes may require higher scores in the individual sub-skill components of IELTS and TOEFL tests. Please check the Coursefinder for specific programme requirements.

Different fees*:

MSc Accounting and Finance $28,134
MSc Human Resource Management $26,745
MSc Finance $26,745
MSc Quantitative Finance $26,745
MSc International Business $26,745
MSc Management $26,745
MSc Marketing $26,745
MSc Risk and Investment Management $26,745
MSc Business Analytics $26,745
MSc Actuarial Science $26,745
MSc Economics $24,024
MBA $31,955
MLaw $24,082
MSc International Public Policy (FT Fee which includes CMI Certificate) $24,535
MSc Public Policy $24,535

*Queen’s Management School programs scholarship (Excludes MBA) £5,000*


Academic Requirements

The application procedure varies for undergraduate and postgraduate students, so we publish separate information for each. You’ll also need to be able to provide evidence of a specified level of ability in the English language.

Entry to graduate diploma or taught Masters programmes usually requires either a UK upper second-class (2:1) or a lower second-class (2:2) undergraduate degree. For most courses, your major subject or content of your Bachelor degree may also be considered. Please check our here for specific entry requirements.

The comparable Egyptian qualifications are as follows:

UK Upper Second-Class Honours (2:1)

A good Bachelor degree from a recognised University with a minimum of 75% or CGPA of 3.0/4.0, depending on the institutional grading system.

UK Lower Second-Class Honours (2:2)

A good Bachelor degree from a recognised University with a minimum of 70% or 2.8/4.0, depending on the institutional grading system.

Additional requirements

  1. Academic certificate
  2. Academic transcript
  3. IELTS result or equivalent
  4. personal statement
  5. references
  6. CV

English Tests Requirements





About Faculty

“Welcome to the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at Queen’s University Belfast. We are a dynamic community of internationally acclaimed researchers, scholars and students who are committed to creating and sustaining a modern and meaningful place of connected learning. We are open to all talents, welcoming of challenge and change, and dedicated to using our subject expertise to make a difference to lives locally, nationally and internationally”.

Top Reasons to Study in Queen’s University Belfast

  • Impacting Communities Locally And Globally.
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  • An Inclusive, Collaborative, And Supportive Research Culture.
  • Friendly, affordable and safe, your student journey begins in Belfast, the vibrant capital city of Northern Ireland.
  • At The Forefront Of Tackling Global Challenges.

Ranking & Accreditation of Queen’s University Belfast

  • Queen’s is ranked 85 in the world in the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2022.
  • Queen’s is in the top 170 in the world for graduate prospects (QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2022).
  • ranked 8th in the UK for research intensity (REF 2014/Times Higher Education).
  • Queen’s is one of the 10 most beautiful historic universities in the UK (QS World University Rankings 2021).
  • We are a member of the Russell Group of 24 leading UK research-intensive universities committed to maintaining the highest standards of research, education and knowledge transfer. Russell Group universities are major international institutions which also have a strong national and regional role and influence.
  • We have been awarded the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education on seven occasions.

Student Accommodation at Queen’s University Belfast

Student Accommodation:

Elms BT1 and Elms BT2

We know how important finding the right home is to your student experience. Our student housing at Elms BT9 has been applauded consistently by our students for quality, cost and service (ISB Autumn 2015 and 2017 surveys).

Located just 15 minutes from Queen’s main campus (0.9mi), you’ll be neighbours with the vibrant city-centre nightlife, popular restaurants and local supermarkets.

  • Accommodation £4,500
  • Going out £1,308
  • Food/Drink £1,224




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