UCD School of Agriculture and Food Science

Food production is one of Ireland’s key industries and UCD has Ireland’s only dedicated School of Agriculture and Food Science. UCD was recently ranked as the number one university in the world on citations per paper, in both Agricultural Science, and Food Science and Technology, based on Thomas Reuters InCites™ data, for institutions publishing at scale. Agriculture and Forestry is also one of nine subject areas in UCD ranked in the top 100 university QS World Rankings by subject 2015. The school tackles global challenges facing humanity through education, research, innovation and continuing professional development by developing and applying the science and scholarship of agriculture, food and nutrition, environmental sciences and rural development.