Welcome to The Royal Belfast Academical Institution

Updated picture of JW ThumbWelcome to RBAI’s website, designed to give you a feel for the spirit and energy of the school. With over two centuries of educating boys,    we continue to succeed in combining Academic Excellence and pastoral support with a wealth of extra curricular opportunities, all underpinned by a deep commitment to the  needs and enthusiasms of each pupil. 

Miss Janet Williamson M.A. (Oxon); NPQH


RBAI Celebrates Top Candidate in NI


At the end of last term Inst welcomed Dr Liz Conlon to assembly to present Angus Harley with the Institute of Physics in Ireland medal for the highest level of achievement in the Northern Ireland Advanced Level Physics Examination 2017.



Entering The Dragons’ Den

imagethumbWe are grateful to Steve Fearon (RBAI 1981-88), Vice President at Oracle, who hosted sixteen pupils at Oracle’s Digital European Sales & Marketing headquarters in Dublin this week. 


Valentine's Ball 2018


Valentine's Ball, Friday 23rd February 2018.

Common Hall, RBAI - 7.00 for 7.30pm.

Tickets are now available at a price of £50 each or £500 for a table of 10.