8 Best universities for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Dublin

Below is the list of best universities in Dublin ranked based on their research performance in Liberal Arts & Social Sciences. A graph of 476K citations received by 22.3K academic papers made by 8 universities in Dublin was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. University College Dublin

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#1 in Ireland
#65 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
33,321
Founded
1854

2. Trinity College Dublin, University of Dublin

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#2 in Ireland
#70 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1592

3. Dublin City University

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#6 in Ireland
#197 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1989

4. Dublin Institute of Technology

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#8 in Ireland
#337 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
46%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

5. Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#9 in Ireland
#397 in Europe
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1784

6. National University of Ireland, System

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#10 in Ireland
#401 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1908

7. National College of Ireland

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#15 in Ireland
#885 in Europe
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1951

8. Marino Institute of Education

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#24 in Ireland
#1018 in Europe
Enrollment
750
Founded
1881

Universities for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences near Dublin

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km
University
Country rank
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City
23 Maynooth University 7
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Maynooth
135 Waterford Institute of Technology 11
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Waterford
140 Queen's University Belfast 35
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Belfast
143 Bangor University 68
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Bangor, Wales
171 University of Limerick 5
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Limerick
180 Aberystwyth University 59
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Aberystwyth
186 National University of Ireland, Galway 4
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Galway
202 Ulster University 46
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Coleraine
219 University of Liverpool 24
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Liverpool
219 Liverpool John Moores University 54
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Liverpool