List of 11 best universities in Dublin

We ranked 11 best universities in Dublin based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 4.4M citations received by 126K publications made by 11 universities in Dublin, measured the popularity of 447 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Dublin
#1 in Ireland
#91 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
33,321
Founded
1854
#2 in Dublin
#2 in Ireland
#112 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1592
#3 in Dublin
#5 in Ireland
#262 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1989
#4 in Dublin
#8 in Ireland
#379 in Europe
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1784
#5 in Dublin
#9 in Ireland
#412 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
46%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992
#6 in Dublin
#12 in Ireland
#694 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1908
#7 in Dublin
#18 in Ireland
#1026 in Europe
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1951
#8 in Dublin
#23 in Ireland
#1279 in Europe
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1746
#9 in Dublin
#27 in Ireland
#1658 in Europe
Enrollment
750
Founded
1881
#10 in Dublin
#29 in Ireland
#1883 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
18%
Founded
1848
#11 in Dublin
#32 in Ireland
#2150 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
45%
Founded
1957

Universities near Dublin

Distance, km
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km
University
Country rank
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City
3 All Hallows College 28
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Drumcondra
9 Institute of Technology Tallaght 20
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Tallaght
10 Institute of Technology Blanchardstown 25
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Blanchardstown
10 Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology 26
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Dun Laoghaire
22 Saint Patrick's College, Maynooth 22
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Maynooth
23 Maynooth University 7
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Maynooth
71 Carlow College 31
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Carlow
72 Dundalk Institute of Technology 14
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Dundalk
73 Institute of Technology Carlow 17
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Carlow
109 Athlone Institute of Technology 16
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Athlone