Global Rankings for Trinity College Dublin

Trinity College Dublin is the top ranked university in Ireland. Using the QS methodology we are ranked 87th in the world and using the Times Higher Education World University Ranking methodology we are 134th in the world.

Trinity College Dublin is Ireland's No.1 University
(QS World University Ranking 2024, Times Higher Education 2024)

Trinity is ranked 87th in the World
(QS World University Ranking, 2024)


Trinity is ranked 31st Most International University in the World.
Times Higher Education World University Ranking, 2024. Trinity is also the highest ranked university in Ireland. 


Trinity is ranked 91st in the world for graduate employability. 
Trinity is also ranked 1st in Ireland for employer reputation and alumni outcomes. 
QS World University Rankings for Graduate Employability 2022.

QS Subject Rankings 2024

Trinity is ranked in the top 50 worldwide in five subject areas

  • 21 in the world for English Language and Literature
  • =26 in the world for Pharmacy and Pharmacology
  • 26 in the world for Nursing
  • 40 in the world for Performing Arts
  • 49 in the world for Theology

Trinity is ranked in the top 100 worldwide in the broad subject area of Arts & Humanities

Trinity is also ranked in the top 100 Universities in the world in the following subject areas

  • Archaeology
  • Classics and Ancient History
  • History
  • Modern Languages
  • Philosophy
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Education
  • Law
  • Politics and International Studies
  • Social Policy and Administration
  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Dentistry
  • Medicine
  • Psychology
  • Geography
  • Materials Science

About Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin 

Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin was founded in 1592

Trinity has three faculties - Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics; and Health Sciences.

The city centre campus occupies some 51 acres (including the Trinity Technology and Enterprise Campus)

There is in excess of 220,000 m2 of buildings, including beautiful historic architecture and state-of-the-art modern facilities.

Students can avail of over 170 societies and sports clubs.