UCD Science key facts:
- 16% of total UCD academic staff
- 23% of UCD research funded staff
- 29% of UCD PhD students
- 23% of UCD research active staff
- 36% of UCD research funding (2009/10 to 2014/2015)
UCD Science ranks in the top 151-200 in the world (QS Global Subject Area Rankings 2014) in: Computer Science & Information Systems; Biological Sciences; Chemistry; Environmental Sciences; Physics & Astronomy; and Statistics. It is first in the country for Earth & Marine Sciences and for Mathematics.
In addition to a wide range of undergraduate, taught graduate and research degrees, UCD Science and its seven Schools provide a vibrant research landscape. Key expertise covers three broad thematic areas: Data Science and Information; Environment and Sustainability; and Health.
UCD Science covers core disciplines and applied disciplines including biological, chemical, geological, mathematical, physical and computer sciences as well as finance, actuarial sciences, meteorology and biopharmaceutical sciences.