Impact Ranking Announcement We are committed to a sustainable future Out of 1,500 institutions, and for the second straight year, Queen’s has ranked in the top 10 of the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings. The rankings measure the actions universities are taking to advance the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) within and beyond their local communities. Read the whole story in the Queen’s Gazette.
Covid 19 Pandemic Update April 1, 2022 Lockdown in the UK has been fully lifted, but please read the UK Government website for information about testing, isolation and travel advisories. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to practice safe distancing, hand hygiene and safeguarding to protect themselves and each other. Visit the UK Government website for more information.
Accelerate your Degree Join us for Summer 2022 at the Castle Reduce your course load for the following semester(s). Discover more about our intensive BISC experience this Summer on the BISC Summer Plus pages.
Choose the program that suits you A Diverse Course Offering With a range of programs exploring subjects such as engineering, commerce, music, history, and science, there's a program for you! All students benefit from our small class sizes and graduate-style contact with our professors.
Science Labs on site A hub for Science and Innovation The BISC's brand new Science and Innovation Lab provides state-of-the-art wet and dry lab facilities on campus. Learn valuable laboratory skills, and become proficient in the use of technical equipment and scientific instruments. Options after 1st year include: Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Geography, Geology, Life Sciences, Mathematics, Statistics and Physics.
Exciting Mid-Term Trips Your Gateway To Adventure The midterm trips are an outstanding, extended opportunity for you to explore global political, cultural and historical sites of interest. Examine primary sources first-hand! You will have the opportunity to visit sites relating to your courses as well as time to explore on your own.
The BISC Alumni Network We would love to hear from you! Visit our alumni pages to catch up on the latest news from the Castle, browse our Alumni Spotlight Profiles, or give a gift to help students in financial need to pursue this incredible opportunity.
Spend Six Weeks at the Castle This Summer Summer 2022 Abroad in Southern England For the first time since 2019, the Bader International Study Centre team is excited to once again offer upper year students the opportunity to earn credits at the Castle in our six-week accelerated summer term! Follow your passions with our list of exciting courses, take on a research project, or join one of our specialized programs like Archaeology Field School or Interdisciplinary Studies in Global Health and Disability. The health and safety of students, staff, and faculty is still a primary concern, and decisions regarding public health measures taken at the BISC will be made in collaboration with Global Affairs Canada and UK Public Health authorities.