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Trinity College Dublin - World University Rankings

  • Trinity College Dublin is Ireland's No.1 University - QS World University Ranking 2021; Academic Ranking of World Universities 2019
  • Trinity is ranked 101 in the World by the QS World University Ranking 2021
  • Trinity is ranked 155 in the World by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021

Teaching and Learning

  • Trinity is ranked 37th in Europe and 1st in Ireland in the THE Europe Teaching Rankings 2019


  • Trinity is ranked 14th in the world in the THE University Impact Rankings 2020


  • Trinity is ranked the 40th in the world for international outlook and is the highest ranked university in Ireland - Times Higher Education 2021


  • 92nd in the QS Graduate Employability Ranking 2020

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

  • Trinity is 1st in Europe and in the Top 50 in the World for producing entrepreneurs for the sixth year in a row (PitchBook Universities Report 2020)

QS Subject Rankings 2020

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

  • 28th in the world for English Language and Literature
  • 30th in the world for Classics & Ancient History
  • 41st in the world for Nursing
  • 45th in the world for Pharmacy and Pharmacology

Trinity is ranked in the top 100 worldwide in the area of Arts and Humanities

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

  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science & Information Systems
  • Education
  • Geography
  • History
  • Law
  • Materials Science
  • Modern Languages
  • Performing Arts
  • Politics & International Studies
  • Social Policy & Administration
  • Sports-related Subjects
  • Theology, Divinity & Religious Studies