Dublin City University



Since it opened its doors to students in 1980, Dublin City University has seen its reputation and popularity soar. 

DCU is a forward thinking establishment that focuses strongly on business and enterprise, with 50,000 graduates now believed to be occupying industry-leading positions. The university also champions the USTART program, an accelerator which funds and encourages student-owned startups. 

The university offers a total of 70 courses in Humanities & Social Sciences, Science and Health, Engineering & Computing, Education and Business. 

Dublin City University ranks #1 in Ireland for graduate employability with a rate of 92%. The student population of 12,000 is made up of over 22% of international students from all over the world, making the campus genuinely diverse. 

Dublin City University rankings

  • #439 in world university ranking (QS 2021)
  • #501-600 in university ranking (THE 2021)
  • #838 in global university ranking (US News and World report 2021)
  • #19 in graduate employability rate (QS graduate employability rankings 2020)

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