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Degree Plus


The Degree Plus Award is a new award for Queen’s students designed to provide official recognition of extra-curricular activities and achievements. The Award is open to all undergraduate and postgraduate students during each academic year.  Students who qualify will receive the Award alongside their degree at the time of graduation.

Employers are looking for graduates who can demonstrate that they have the skills needed for workplace success – the Degree Plus Award will help you do this. Many activities you are involved in, including ensemble participation, may be allowing you to acquire important employability skills such as teamwork, leadership, communication and commercial awareness. The Degree Plus Award allows these skills and this experience to be formally recognised. For more details on how to register for Degree Plus, please visit: