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Trinity College Dublin - World University Rankings

  • Trinity College Dublin is Ireland's No.1 University - QS World University Ranking 2020; Academic Ranking of World Universities 2019
  • Trinity is ranked 108th in the World - QS World University Ranking 2020

Teaching and Learning

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


  • Trinity is ranked 28th in the world in the THE University Impact Rankings 2019


  • Trinity is ranked the 17th most international university in the world and is the highest ranked university in Ireland - Times Higher Education 2020


  • 92nd in the QS Graduate Employability Ranking 2020

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

  • 1st in Europe for producing entrepreneurs for the 5 successive years (Pitchbook)

QS Subject Rankings 2019

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

  • 13th in the world for Classics
  • 28th in the world for English Language and Literature
  • 39th in the world for Mineral and Mining Engineering
  • 41st in the world for Nursing
  • 42nd in the world for Performing Arts
  • 50th in the world for Pharmacy and Pharmacology

Trinity is ranked in the top 100 worldwide in four broad subject areas

  • 50th in the world for Arts and Humanities
  • 88th in the world for Engineering and Technology
  • 89th in the world for Life Sciences and Medicine
  • 89th in the world for Social Sciences and Management

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

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