Dublin City University: Rankings

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Dublin City University ranked 5th in Ireland and 687th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 99 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Dublin City University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 17,471 publications and 401,353 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 25 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#687 of 14,160In the World
#274 of 2,789In Europe
#5 of 32In Ireland
#3 of 11In Dublin
#52 of 1,123For Multimedia
#92 of 1,227For Computational Linguistics
#119 of 1,000For International Relations and Diplomacy
#1136 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#601 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 96 other topics

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Engineering

Dublin City University ranked 5th for Engineering in Ireland and 577th in the World with 4,374 publications made and 105,866 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Computer Networking, Chemical Engineering.

RankRanking
#5 of 21In Ireland
#192 of 1,147In Europe
#577 of 4,716In the World

Dublin City University
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990196
19912014
19923811
19933928
19945159
19953846
19965188
19974863
199857157
199952142
20003883
200163101
200267171
200391161
200498171
2005146277
2006145357
2007187493
2008209676
2009223436
2010251591
2011280588
2012292920
2013243694
2014286669
2015266894
2016235825
2017236965
2018173516
2019176446
2020175415

Computer Science

Dublin City University ranked 3rd for Computer Science in Ireland and 402nd in the World with 4,025 publications made and 85,131 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computational Linguistics, Multimedia, Computer Networking, Computer Vision.

RankRanking
#3 of 19In Ireland
#151 of 1,068In Europe
#402 of 4,494In the World

Dublin City University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199034
199141
1992109
1993132
1994206
1995178
19961750
19973023
19982729
19992836
20003463
20015052
200256153
20036099
2004107203
2005120266
2006147364
2007163628
2008185306
2009223401
2010229523
2011205569
2012220498
2013247644
2014257866
2015232640
2016279858
2017260835
2018228893
2019240699
2020235506

Chemistry

Dublin City University ranked 5th for Chemistry in Ireland and 662nd in the World with 3,337 publications made and 105,159 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nanotechnology, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering, Inorganic Chemistry.

RankRanking
#5 of 19In Ireland
#230 of 995In Europe
#662 of 4,409In the World

Dublin City University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19903013
19912927
19924434
19934471
19944869
199554114
199668142
199769147
199868206
199967197
20004998
200162132
200253196
200384228
200478160
2005107208
2006113348
2007135303
2008155603
2009153332
2010174480
2011221559
2012220906
2013174593
2014167537
2015180650
2016143658
2017152805
2018111368
201999321
2020127374

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Dublin City University ranked 6th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Ireland and 538th in the World with 3,151 publications made and 49,995 citations received. Main research topics: Political Science, Sociology, Communications and Public Relations, Political Economy, Demography.

RankRanking
#6 of 25In Ireland
#200 of 1,158In Europe
#538 of 5,152In the World

Dublin City University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990534
199135
199264
199374
199444
199582
1996108
19971510
19982244
1999116
2000144
20011523
20022224
20032020
20043860
20054679
200659155
200759346
200873218
2009105270
2010122192
2011132641
2012158376
2013162366
2014191573
2015204446
2016199404
2017258625
2018260487
2019337549
2020391809

Physics

Dublin City University ranked 3rd for Physics in Ireland and 603rd in the World with 3,150 publications made and 80,808 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Atomic and Molecular physics, Astrophysics and Astronomy.

RankRanking
#3 of 17In Ireland
#220 of 978In Europe
#603 of 4,160In the World

Dublin City University
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990165
19911813
19922810
19932825
19942939
19953361
19965074
19973327
199841128
199947138
20003557
20014578
200248133
200370143
20046181
2005116190
2006108276
2007144383
2008170662
2009151273
2010173436
2011204431
2012225746
2013149446
2014169353
2015175563
2016153566
2017172789
2018133565
2019125566
2020139395

Medicine

Dublin City University ranked 7th for Medicine in Ireland and 953rd in the World with 2,307 publications made and 70,911 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Health Science, Nursing, Healthcare Management (MHA), Physical Therapy.

RankRanking
#7 of 22In Ireland
#305 of 1,028In Europe
#953 of 4,839In the World

Dublin City University
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901023
199146
199274
199373
199433
199564
19961116
19971324
19981542
19991659
20001627
20011542
20022166
20032172
200422106
200525129
200648169
200748207
200870227
2009102430
201099317
2011116734
2012119668
2013116614
2014138947
2015164766
2016159736
2017160773
2018180777
2019181488
2020236790

Biology

Dublin City University ranked 7th for Biology in Ireland and 869th in the World with 2,148 publications made and 85,582 citations received. Main research topics: Nanotechnology, Oncology and Cancer research, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Immunology.

RankRanking
#7 of 19In Ireland
#296 of 958In Europe
#869 of 4,578In the World

Dublin City University
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901625
1991129
19921816
19931735
19941627
19951964
19962173
19973191
19983682
199928111
20002862
20012269
20021974
200330157
200435140
200538157
200650267
200769293
200882450
200985433
2010106334
2011144773
2012158794
2013122595
2014142708
2015163700
2016138661
2017113812
2018107402
2019109406
2020115304

Business

Dublin City University ranked 6th for Business in Ireland and 528th in the World with 1,784 publications made and 39,495 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Project Management, Public Policy / Administration, Finance.

RankRanking
#6 of 16In Ireland
#201 of 1,028In Europe
#528 of 4,080In the World

Dublin City University
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199034
199121
199231
199352
199444
199520
1996816
1997817
199865
199976
20001530
20011331
20021415
20032147
20042330
20052889
200637102
200740246
200856170
200965187
2010107324
2011102351
2012110307
2013107317
2014124413
2015117258
2016135428
2017141410
2018108479
2019137636
2020157859

Psychology

Dublin City University ranked 7th for Psychology in Ireland and 763rd in the World with 1,072 publications made and 23,520 citations received. Main research topics: Education Majors, Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Special Education, Occupational Therapy.

RankRanking
#7 of 13In Ireland
#274 of 846In Europe
#763 of 3,753In the World

Dublin City University
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199014
199100
199200
199343
199430
199548
199600
199720
199858
199935
200035
2001616
200252
200377
20041942
20051223
20062198
20072123
200831157
200946126
201041118
201138199
201251345
201353209
201460152
201566335
201674234
201790382
201888459
2019121172
2020126245

Art & Design

Dublin City University ranked 3rd for Art & Design in Ireland and 273rd in the World with 1,022 publications made and 17,175 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Creative Writing, UX/UI Desgin, Architecture, Game Design and Development.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and therefore prefers institutions researching arts through computer science.

RankRanking
#3 of 14In Ireland
#93 of 734In Europe
#273 of 2,801In the World

Dublin City University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199111
199210
199321
199454
199546
199610
199741
199872
1999713
2000138
20011921
20021942
20031833
20043670
20053151
200638190
20074275
20085970
20094591
20104961
20114048
20126065
201361122
201452146
201559145
201656137
201765156
201874162
20196155
202072119

Economics

Dublin City University ranked 4th for Economics in Ireland and 519th in the World with 1,007 publications made and 15,621 citations received. Main research topics: Political Economy, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Development Studies.

RankRanking
#4 of 11In Ireland
#195 of 803In Europe
#519 of 3,117In the World

Dublin City University
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199111
199210
199310
199410
199500
199620
199715
199821
199910
2000618
200132
200272
200382
2004145
20051438
20062571
20072325
200829104
20093890
201055221
20114483
201263104
20136173
201472126
20156972
201659130
201779192
201876331
2019101541
2020104699

Mathematics

Dublin City University ranked 5th for Mathematics in Ireland and 713th in the World with 807 publications made and 14,674 citations received. Main research topics: Blockchain and Cryptography, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Math Teachers, Applied Mathematics.

RankRanking
#5 of 13In Ireland
#264 of 838In Europe
#713 of 3,475In the World

Dublin City University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199020
199110
199230
199300
199456
1995431
199651
199741
199850
199921
20001015
2001915
20021285
20031325
20041720
200523101
20062646
20073462
20083561
20094573
20102994
20114573
20124354
20134162
20144982
201551140
201645117
201752125
20184849
201958139
202060100
SpecialityIreland rankEurope rankWorld rank
Blockchain and Cryptography393312
Math Teachers5156614
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics6330799
Applied Mathematics6347884

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Dublin City University

SpecialityIrelandEuropeWorld Rank
Environmental Management83941142
Geography and Cartography84591537
Environmental Science94721546