Top Universities in Ireland 2019
Shivani Bhatt, 02 Nov 2018, #Ireland

Top universities in Ireland 2019 - Republic of Ireland is coming up as a preferred destination for study abroad. Republic of Ireland has seen a marginal increase in number of students joining the various top universities of the country. Along with students from China, US, Brazil, Malaysia and the Gulf countries, Indian students have also preferred to study in Ireland in the recent years.

Ireland,a popular European entrepreneurial country also attracts aspiring entrepreneurs interested to pursue related programmes to enable them to start and expand their businesses faster and more methodically.

The number of top universities in Ireland represented in the World University Rankings has remained the same as that in the previous year. The rankings have, however, fallen. Trinity College Dublin which previously ranked in the 100 top universities in world has lost it position and now ranks at 104 in the QS WUR. The university has also lost its position in the THE 2019 ranking by three positions and now features at 120. In ARWU 2018 ranking, the university, placed in the 151- 200 bracket, has not made any improvement.

Careers360 brings a list of the top universities in Ireland 2019 as per three major ranking platforms – THE, QS and ARWU.

 

The table below gives you the opportunity to check the rankings of the top universities in Ireland 2019 arrived upon by THE, QS and ARWU.

Top universities in Ireland 2019

S.no

University

QS Rank

THE Rank

ARWU Rank

2019

2018

2019

2018

2018

2017

1

Trinity College Dublin, The University of Dublin

104

88

120

117

151-200

151-200

2

University College Dublin

193

168

201–250

201–250

301-400

301-400

3

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI)

--

--

201–250

201–250

--

--

4

National University of Ireland Galway

260

243

301–350

201–250

401-500

301-400

5

University College Cork

338

283

301–350

351–400

401-500

--

6

Dublin City University

422

391

401–500

401–500

--

--

7

University of Limerick

511-520

501-550

501–600

501–600

--

--

8

Maynooth University

701-750

701-750

351–400

401–500

--

--

9

Dublin Institute of Technology

751-800

651-700

801–1000

601–800

--

--

The top universities in world rankings are done on a number of metrics. The metrics used by QS rankings are Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation, Faculty/Student Ratio, Citations per faculty, International Faculty Ratio, International Student Ratio.

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