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University College Dublin

Belfield Dublin 4 View map
Ireland
#185
Public
Very High
20,009
1,690
4,423

Overview

University College Dublin is number one in Ireland for graduate studies, with over 8,000 students enrolled in graduate study each year and offering Ireland’s widest range of graduate study programmes across its six colleges.

Ranked in the top 1% of Higher Education Institutions worldwide, UCD provides a vibrant and stimulating environment in which to learn, with research-led teaching from lecturers and professors who are recognised worldwide for their subject expertise. UCD is globally ranked for its excellence in teaching and learning – 14 subjects are in the top 100 in the world (QS World University Ranking by Subject 2019) and 35 in the top 200.

UCD expertise is recognised worldwide, with international accreditations for UCD degrees from the world's leading professional organisations in Veterinary Medicine, Medicine, Architecture, Regional and Urban Planning, Engineering and Diagnostic Imaging. The UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate School of Business is one of less than 60 schools worldwide to hold triple accreditation from the US, Europe and the UK accrediting bodies.

UCD ranks number one in Ireland in QS Graduate Employability Rankings – 74th in the world. This high rating of graduate employability is a testament to the strength of the UCD Alumni network – over 269,000 graduates in positions of influence in 165 countries all across the world.

In order to further expand its global engagement, UCD has a network of UCD Global Centres, each of which provides a hub of research and education connections for students, faculty, alumni and partners.

To read more about UCD graduate studies see: http://www.ucd.ie/international/

 

University Highlights

Total students - 20,009

26%
74%

International students - 4,423

48%
52%

Total faculty staff - 1,690

708
982

Total students - 20,009

26%
74%

International students - 4,423

48%
52%

Total faculty staff - 1,690

982
708
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