UCD leads the Irish University Sector with QS World University Subject Rankings increases

The QS World University Rankings by Subject, published earlier this month, show a widespread increase in UCD subject rankings and scores. The University is now number 1 in Ireland for 40 out of the 43 subject areas that UCD offer, and number 1 in Ireland for each of the five major subject groupings, Arts & Humanities, Engineering & Technology, Life Sciences & Medicine, Natural Sciences and Social Sciences & Management.  

The College of Engineering & Architecture has particular cause to celebrate with the QS Subject Rankings placing the following subjects we offer at number 1 in Ireland

  • Engineering
  • Architecture
  • Civil & Structural Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Materials Science Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering 

The QS World University Rankings by Subject highlight the world’s top universities in 42 subjects. The rankings are based on academic reputation, employer reputation and research impact.