About Victoria College

Welcome to Victoria College Belfast and thank you for your interest in our school. The College is a leading non-denominational school in South Belfast providing an outstanding educational experience for girls aged 2-18 years. There are 897 pupils in the Grammar School including 45 Boarders and 205 pupils in the Preparatory Department including the Pre School and Pre Pre School classes.

The College holds the International Schools Award, the Investors in People Bronze award, the Green Flag Eco award and has recently received the prestigious Inclusion Quality Mark in recognition of the positive, diverse and inclusive ethos and practice that underpins all aspects of school life. The IQM Assessor stated that the College is “an exceptional school that provides high quality education for young women in Belfast. Staff members show real care, dedication and display a high level of professionalism to ensure that the College provides a safe, secure and challenging environment for girls to learn and grow academically, emotionally and personally.”  Each girl’s knowledge, understanding and skills are developed within a caring and creative school community to enable her to become an active citizen and a future leader. 

We are proud of the added value provided in the College ensuring that each pupil is inspired and challenged to be the best she can be. In partnership with parents and governors, our highly qualified, dedicated and enthusiastic staff provide the best possible education for every girl both in the classroom and through a wide range of extra curricular activities. High academic achievement is promoted and results at GCSE and A-level are consistently above the Northern Ireland average with pupils excelling in Science, Mathematics and Technology as well as in the Arts and Humanities. We have high expectations of every pupil and and individual pupil success is valued and recognised. 

We hope that our website gives you a flavour of the diversity of school life in Victoria but we would encourage you to avail of the opportunity to visit the College and to meet with the pupils and staff who will be happy to help you find out more about our wonderful school. Our Open Day will be held on 24th January 2015 and we look forward to meeting you then. For details of how to get in touch, see our Contact Us page.

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