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QS Ranking of Irish universities

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When deciding which university to study at, it is crucial that you also look at the world university rankings. This helps you compare and understand where a university ranks and how does your desired institution fare on the global map. QS world university rankings are a good start for the same. 

The QS system ranks universities as per their global standing, and subject-wise (which includes 48 different subjects and five faculty areas) along with five regional tables. It considers the university’s reputation among other universities (40%), employers (10%), student-teacher ratio (20%), citations-academic staff ratio (20%) and international outlook including students and staff (10%) for its compilation of top universities in the world.

Comparative table to show where Irish universities rank on the world map

QS Ranking of the Irish universities

S.No.

Institution

QS Ranking 2020 (within Ireland)

QS Ranking
2020
(Globally)

QS Ranking
2019
(Globally)

1

Trinity College Dublin, The University of Dublin

1

108

104

2

University College Dublin

2

185

193

3

National University of Ireland, Galway

3

259

260

4

University College Cork

4

310

338

5

Dublin City University

5

429

422

6

University of Limerick

6

521-530

511-520

7

Maynooth University

7

701-750

701-750

8

Dublin Institute of Technology

8

751-800

751-800

Source: www.topuniversities.com

Do you want to know where these Irish universities rank on the Times Higher Education charts? Check here.

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Updated on June 26, 2020

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