Ulster University: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#597 of 14,131 In the World
#235 of 2,785 In Europe
#50 of 163 In the United Kingdom
#2 of 2 In Northern Ireland
#13 of 1,091 For Firefighting and Fire Science
Top50% For 161 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
81%
Enrollment
22,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate81%
Admissions RequirementsGeneral Certificate of Education (GCE) or equivalent, with passes in 2 Advanced ('A') and grades A, B, or C in three other subjects in the General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE), or equivalent
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - January; February-June)
Enrollment22,500
Full time employee1,250
Student:staff ratio18:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
20,336
Citations
630,066

Ulster University majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
5,284 / 139,399
Medicine
5,036 / 203,017
Computer Science
3,637 / 84,380
Engineering
3,011 / 88,038
Business
2,758 / 88,532
Psychology
2,688 / 102,260
Biology
2,528 / 118,457
Chemistry
2,006 / 84,025
Environmental Science
1,663 / 67,344
Physics
1,356 / 39,562
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
1,352 / 29,057
Political Science
1,230 / 8,316
Sociology
1,109 / 23,800
Economics
1,062 / 17,522
Demography
1,043 / 61,917
Materials Science
987 / 28,599
Art & Design
971 / 16,625
Mathematics
680 / 19,648
Marketing
671 / 36,987
Health Science
611 / 33,080
Nursing
611 / 25,369
Physical Therapy
570 / 25,200
Social Psychology
514 / 26,492
Law
510 / 3,356
Public Health
505 / 28,813
Communications and Public Relations
487 / 15,180
Geography and Cartography
477 / 6,225
Clinical Psychology
460 / 17,107
Healthcare Management (MHA)
458 / 16,441
Child Psychology
456 / 19,872
Machine Learning
430 / 10,575
Geology
428 / 18,630
Public Policy / Administration
411 / 6,866
History
387 / 1,929
Management Information Systems
381 / 15,565
Psychiatry
381 / 21,706
Development Studies
351 / 5,356
Human-Computer Interaction
332 / 5,566
Biochemistry
319 / 16,898
Education Majors
316 / 7,993

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 225 1117
1992 238 1099
1993 289 1385
1994 323 1528
1995 352 1884
1996 421 2236
1997 377 2588
1998 426 3000
1999 418 3802
2000 570 4866
2001 485 5601
2002 565 6975
2003 546 8882
2004 700 10673
2005 672 13812
2006 794 16702
2007 910 19870
2008 889 22649
2009 906 26289
2010 1101 30398
2011 1027 34422
2012 1043 38966
2013 1035 44100
2014 1043 48746
2015 1097 49382
2016 1049 47667
2017 1013 49262
2018 1092 48763
2019 1057 53223
2020 1142 63703
2021 1164 71088

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $11,250$6,250
International students $18,750$13,750

Ulster University has on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +
Engineering | IT +
Maths | Natural Sciences +
Bachelor's Degree Engineering, Fine Arts, Law, Music, Natural Sciences
Master's Degree Accountancy, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Engineering, European Union Law, Finance, Fine Arts, Medicine, Natural Resources, Natural Sciences
Doctorate Computer Science, Education, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Management, Medicine, Midwifery, Nursing, Philosophy, Technology

Ulster University alumni

  1. Omid Djalili

    Omid Djalili
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1965-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    stand-up comedianvoice actorfilm actortelevision actorcomedian
    Biography

    Omid Djalili is an Iranian British actor, comedian and writer. He is bilingual in English and Persian.

  2. Gary Lightbody

    Gary Lightbody
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    singerguitaristsongwriterblogger
    Biography

    Gareth John Lightbody is a Northern Irish singer, songwriter, guitarist and multi-instrumentalist. He is best known as the lead singer and rhythm guitarist of the alternative rock band Snow Patrol. He has also founded the musical supergroups the Reindeer Section and Tired Pony.

  3. Kate Hoey

    Kate Hoey
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1946-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Catharine Letitia Hoey, Baroness Hoey, better known as Kate Hoey, is a Northern Irish politician and life peer who served as Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Home Affairs from 1998 to 1999 and Minister for Sport from 1999 to 2001. A former member of the Labour Party, she was Member of Parliament (MP) for Vauxhall from 1989 to 2019.

  4. Martin Parr

    Martin Parr
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    photographercinematographerphotojournalistactordirector
    Biography

    Martin Parr is a British documentary photographer, photojournalist and photobook collector. He is known for his photographic projects that take an intimate, satirical and anthropological look at aspects of modern life, in particular documenting the social classes of England, and more broadly the wealth of the Western world.

General info

Founded 1968
Accreditation Privy Council
Academic structure Faculty of Arts
Faculty of Art, Design and the Built Environment
Faculty of Computing and Engineering
Faculty of Life and Health Sciences
Faculty of Social Sciences
Ulster Business School
Affiliations and memberships Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Universities UK

Location and Contacts

Address Cromore Road
Coleraine, Northern Ireland, BT52 1SA
United Kingdom
City population 25,000
Phone +44 (28) 7012 3456
Fax +44 (28) 7032 4927

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