University College Dublin: Ranking & Review

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Dublin Rank Ireland Rank World Rank
2 2 306
Top 2%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate25%
Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment32,500
Academic calendarTrimesters


In-state students$3,750$13,750
International students$30,000$30,000

General info

Alternative namesUCD
MottoAd Astra / Cothrom Féinne
To the Stars / Fair Play
AccreditationDepartment of Education and Skills, Ireland
Affiliations and membershipsUniversities Ireland
National University of Ireland (NUI)
European University Association (EUA)
Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER)
Universitas 21 (U21)
International Association of Universities (IAU)
World Universities Network (WUN)
Academic structureCollege of Arts and Humanities
College of Business
College of Engineering and Architecture
College of Health and Agricultural Sciences
College of Science
College of Social Sciences and Law
Colorsst patrick's blue, saffron
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff1,750
Student/staff ratio19
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

Dublin, County Dublin, D04 V1W8
Urbanization levelSub-Urban
City population500,000 - 1,000,000
Phone+353 (1) 716 7777
Fax+353 (1) 269 4409

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