Maynooth University: Statistics

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#980 of 14,134 In the World
#365 of 2,788 In Europe
#7 of 32 In Ireland
#1 of 2 In Maynooth
#147 of 1,005 For Architectural Engineering
Top50% For 55 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
73%
Enrollment
12,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate73%
Academic CalendarSemesters
Enrollment12,500
Full time employee350
Student:staff ratio36:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
8,566
Citations
208,931

Maynooth University majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
2,326 / 26,170
Computer Science
1,414 / 50,629
Engineering
1,242 / 33,849
Biology
1,137 / 56,960
Physics
966 / 34,347
Medicine
879 / 30,060
Psychology
825 / 24,990
Political Science
691 / 2,132
Business
685 / 12,971
Sociology
644 / 10,775
Environmental Science
637 / 21,776
Economics
525 / 7,915
Mathematics
514 / 11,356
Chemistry
465 / 16,866
Art & Design
426 / 4,678
Law
355 / 1,023
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
355 / 8,732
Demography
290 / 6,951
History
255 / 402
Geography and Cartography
245 / 5,049
Optical Engineering
236 / 5,176
Automation and Control engineering
235 / 7,085
Quantum and Particle physics
211 / 6,200
Gender Studies
202 / 2,648
Theoretical Physics
190 / 3,720
Communications and Public Relations
170 / 2,046
Biochemistry
169 / 7,063
Electronic Engineering
166 / 1,620
Astrophysics and Astronomy
162 / 13,942
Political Economy
152 / 901
Social Psychology
152 / 6,836
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science
149 / 5,987
Computer Vision
149 / 4,098
Microbiology
145 / 7,634
Immunology
135 / 12,418
Genetics
135 / 8,600
Materials Science
134 / 4,334
Education Majors
132 / 957
Cognitive Science
130 / 10,975
Computer Networking
128 / 4,598

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 2
1992 5 3
1993 7 13
1994 3 24
1995 4 22
1996 5 37
1997 14 54
1998 76 165
1999 74 369
2000 106 816
2001 121 1027
2002 151 1292
2003 173 1834
2004 212 2414
2005 306 2978
2006 332 4102
2007 338 4981
2008 352 5746
2009 437 6831
2010 452 8404
2011 502 9516
2012 530 11003
2013 534 13195
2014 546 15281
2015 584 16854
2016 580 17319
2017 552 18087
2018 604 18751
2019 694 22165
2020 878 26660
2021 888 30718

Tuition

Undergraduate
Local students $1,750

Maynooth University has on-campus housing.

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 +++

Maynooth University alumni

  1. Brian Friel

    Brian Friel
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1929-2015 (aged 86)
    Occupations
    translatorplaywrighttheatrical directorpoliticianwriter
    Biography

    Brian Patrick Friel was an Irish dramatist, short story writer and founder of the Field Day Theatre Company. He had been considered one of the greatest living English-language dramatists. He has been likened to an "Irish Chekhov" and described as "the universally accented voice of Ireland". His plays have been compared favourably to those of contemporaries such as Samuel Beckett, Arthur Miller, Harold Pinter and Tennessee Williams.

  2. Eimear Quinn

    Eimear Quinn
    Born in
    Ireland Flag Ireland
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Eimear Mary Rose Quinn is an Irish singer and composer. She is best known for winning the Eurovision Song Contest 1996 with the song "The Voice". Since then she has toured and performed extensively internationally and has released four albums of her work, the most recent being Ériu, recorded with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra and released in 2020.

  3. Seán Gallagher

    Seán Gallagher
    Born in
    Ireland Flag Ireland
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    businesspersonreality television participant
    Biography

    Seán Gallagher is an Irish businessman and former reality television personality. He was a co-founder in 2000 of Smarthomes, which after initial success, failed in 2008–2010, and Gallagher departed in 2010–11. He was a panellist on RTÉ's Dragons' Den from 2009 to 2011. Gallagher was an active member of Fianna Fáil for 30 years, from 1981 to 2011, and sat on its National Executive twice (from 1985 to 1987, and from 2009 to 2011). He spent much of his career before Smarthomes working in Fianna Fáil, and in the Irish public service. Gallagher ran as an independent candidate in the 2011 presidential election, finishing second to Michael D. Higgins. He ran again in the 2018 presidential election, finishing third.

  4. Daniel Mannix

    Daniel Mannix
    Born in
    Ireland Flag Ireland
    Years
    1864-1963 (aged 99)
    Occupations
    Catholic priest
    Biography

    Daniel Patrick Mannix was an Irish-born Catholic bishop. Mannix was the Archbishop of Melbourne for 46 years and one of the most influential public figures in 20th-century Australia.

General info

Alternative names NUI Maynooth
Founded 1997
Accreditation Department of Education and Skills of Ireland
Motto Veritati Fir Fer
Truth Strength Courage
Academic structure Faculty of Arts, Celtic Studies and Philosophy
Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Science and Engineering
Affiliations and memberships National University of Ireland (NUI)
European University Association (EUA)

Location and Contacts

Address Maynooth, County Kildare, W23 F2H6
Ireland
City population 15,000
Phone +353 (1) 628 5222
Fax +353 (1) 628 9063

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