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


Year 13 - Commerce Week: Day 4


On fourth and final day of Commerce Week 2018 our first visit was to Carson McDowell, one of the most successful and high profile law firms in the Province.  Carson McDowell have been advising clients since their inception in Belfast in 1852.



Year 13 - Commerce Week: Day 3


The third day of Commerce Week was headed by Colin Johnson and Mr Gamble who led us to Danske Bank. We were given a taste of how the bank operates through a variety of presentations and talks. The team was very fortunate to meet and hear the advice of Kevin Kingston, Chief Executive of Danske Bank.




Year 13 – Commerce Week: Day 2

The day2thumbnailsecond day of Commerce Week began promptly at 8:30 in the Common Room in school where we gathered before walking to The Merchant Hotel to meet some of the key individuals in the leading NI Hospitality company: Beannchor. Prior to our arrival at The Merchant, we were even surprised by a meeting with Andrew Trimble at a nearby café!




Year 13 – Commerce Week: Day 1

thumbcommerceMonday 11th June launched Commerce Week 2018, an exciting opportunity for 11 members of Year 13 to experience a range of businesses and get unique insights from industry leaders of 11 local companies over four days.