The University forms the focal point of the Queen's Quarter area of the city, one of Belfast's six cultural districts. It offers academic degrees at various levels and across a broad subject range, with over 300 degree programmes available. Its President and Vice-Chancellor is Ian Greer. The annual income of the institution for 2017–18 was £369. 2 million of which £91. 7 million was from research grants and contracts, with an expenditure of £338. 4 million.