Dublin City University: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#661 of 14,131 In the World
#262 of 2,785 In Europe
#5 of 32 In Ireland
#3 of 11 In Dublin
#49 of 1,008 For Multimedia
Top50% For 102 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
20%
Enrollment
12,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
www.dcu.ie
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate20%
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

Publications & Citations

Publications
15,797
Citations
382,354

Dublin City University majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
3,879 / 98,379
Computer Science
3,642 / 81,328
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
2,972 / 48,728
Chemistry
2,918 / 98,474
Physics
2,841 / 78,082
Medicine
2,038 / 66,640
Biology
1,877 / 78,849
Materials Science
1,856 / 46,632
Business
1,633 / 37,499
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
1,254 / 26,584
Psychology
964 / 24,894
Art & Design
950 / 17,269
Economics
950 / 14,735
Political Science
885 / 8,145
Sociology
774 / 11,853
Mathematics
727 / 14,739
Computational Linguistics
650 / 15,555
Optical Engineering
618 / 10,677
Multimedia
495 / 11,076
Nanotechnology
429 / 22,817
Computer Networking
366 / 6,168
Oncology and Cancer research
342 / 13,156
Communications and Public Relations
322 / 7,792
Computer Vision
322 / 7,285
Political Economy
306 / 4,250
Management Information Systems
306 / 7,040
Environmental Science
303 / 8,036
Health Science
292 / 7,026
Demography
290 / 6,171
Atomic and Molecular physics
272 / 6,533
Biochemistry
271 / 12,903
Blockchain and Cryptography
270 / 9,148
Investment Banking and Stock trading
258 / 5,596
Education Majors
255 / 3,888
Chemical Engineering
248 / 7,521
Law
246 / 3,075
Inorganic Chemistry
228 / 11,056
Electronic Engineering
228 / 2,469
Healthcare Management (MHA)
215 / 4,879
Project Management
213 / 4,833

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 77 132
1992 95 252
1993 123 377
1994 128 566
1995 118 797
1996 159 1108
1997 173 1401
1998 201 1657
1999 167 2034
2000 201 2217
2001 235 2555
2002 236 2934
2003 272 3615
2004 378 4585
2005 469 5734
2006 539 7338
2007 642 8949
2008 720 11339
2009 806 13462
2010 883 15891
2011 946 19071
2012 977 22374
2013 975 25413
2014 1039 29158
2015 1025 30999
2016 996 30943
2017 1058 33332
2018 1062 32400
2019 1162 37247
2020 1303 43608
2021 1238 48489

Tuition

Undergraduate
Local students $1,750

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +
Languages | Culture | Linguistics +
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +
Engineering | IT +
Maths | Natural Sciences +
Honours Bachelor Degree Mathematics
Masters Degree Computer 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 Degree Chemistry, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Education, Engineering, Geography, Health Sciences, History, Law, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Modern Languages, Nursing, Physics, Psychology

Dublin City University alumni

  1. Laura Whitmore

    Laura Whitmore
    Born in
    Ireland Flag Ireland
    Years
    1985-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    television presenter
    Biography

    Laura Whitmore is an Irish model, television and radio presenter and actress based in London. She started out as a video jockey for MTV, but is now better known for presenting reality shows such as Survival of the Fittest. In January 2020, she began presenting Love Island and its spinoff series Love Island: Aftersun. In September 2020, she replaced Mel B as a team captain on Celebrity Juice.

  2. John Connolly

    John Connolly
    Born in
    Ireland Flag Ireland
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    writerjournalistnovelistscreenwriter
    Biography

    John Connolly is an Irish writer who is best known for his series of novels starring private detective Charlie Parker.

  3. Clare Daly

    Clare Daly
    Born in
    Ireland Flag Ireland
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    politicianpeace activist
    Biography

    Clare Daly is an Irish politician who has been a Member of the European Parliament (MEP) from Ireland for the Dublin constituency since July 2019. She is a member of Independents 4 Change, part of The Left in the European Parliament – GUE/NGL.

  4. Jamie Heaslip

    Jamie Heaslip
    Born in
    Israel Flag Israel
    Years
    1983-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    rugby union player
    Biography

    James Peter Richard Heaslip is an Irish rugby union former player who played for Leinster and Ireland. He played as a number 8. Heaslip earned 95 caps for Ireland during his international career from 2006 to 2017, making him one of the most capped players in Irish national team history.

General info

Alternative names DCU
Founded 1989
Accreditation Quality and Qualifications Ireland - QQI (Dearbhú Cáilíochta agus Cáilíochtaí Éireann)
Motto Ireland's University of Enterprise
Academic structure Faculty 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 memberships European University Association (EUA)

Location and Contacts

Address Glasnevin
Dublin, County Dublin, D09 Y074
Ireland
City population 553,000
Phone +353 (1) 700 5000
Fax +353 (1) 836 0830

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