Dublin City University Rankings

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In the World#571 of 14178
In Europe#205 of 2794
In Ireland#4 of 32
In Dublin#3 of 11

Quick Review

Enrollment
12,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
dcu.ie
Languages
English

Publications & Citations

Publications
17,061
Citations
378,968

Dublin City University majors

by publication count

Computer science
4,102
Chemistry
2,262
Materials science
2,047
Medicine
1,153
Biology
977
Psychology
814
Political science
803
Sociology
751
Engineering
736
Physics
701
Mathematics
602
Business
464
Economics
376
History
126
Art
93
Philosophy
93
Environmental science
86
Geography
67
Geology
23

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Political science3746,129
Computer science38465,764
Sociology4779,917
Engineering49517,310
Business54711,262
Materials science56145,745
Chemistry62371,493
Economics6399,278
Art670208
Mathematics81713,303
Physics83413,429
Medicine86036,422
Biology91442,836
History944140
Psychology96213,396
Philosophy106594
Environmental science13252,339
Geography1479822
Geology2040297

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19906964
199172124
199292246
1993123382
1994125573
1995116812
19961541064
19971651294
19981951543
19991591883
20001862036
20012192371
20022302763
20032583356
20043734314
20054675407
20065166891
20076108483
200870110948
200977612873
201085215100
201190218532
201294521950
201394324709
201499128479
201597929888
201695729372
2017101531002
201899227773
2019111032188
2020103434303

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsIrish Leaving Certificate or recognized international equivalent
Academic CalendarOctober to May (October - January; February-May)
Enrollment12,500
Full time employee650
Student:staff ratio19:1

Tuition

Undergraduate
Local students$1,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+
Engineering | IT+
Maths | Natural Sciences+
Honours Bachelor DegreeMathematics
Masters DegreeComputer Engineering, Data Processing, Education, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, History, Information Management, Mechanical Engineering, Music Education, Psychology, Public Relations, Software Engineering, Special Education, Theology, Translation and Interpretation
Doctoral DegreeChemistry, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Education, Engineering, Geography, Health Sciences, History, Law, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Modern Languages, Nursing, Physics, Psychology

General info

Alternative namesDCU
Founded1989
WikipediaDublin City University
AccreditationQuality and Qualifications Ireland - QQI (Dearbhú Cáilíochta agus Cáilíochtaí Éireann)
MottoIreland's University of Enterprise
Academic structureFaculty of Engineering and Computing
Faculty of Science and Health
DCU Business School
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
All Hallows College
Mater Dei Institute of Education
Royal Irish Academy of Music
St Patrick's College
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association (EUA)

Location and Contacts

AddressGlasnevin
Dublin, County Dublin, D09 Y074
Ireland
City population553,000
Phone+353 (1) 700 5000
Fax+353 (1) 836 0830

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