CWUR Ranking

“The Center for World University Rankings (CWUR) publishes the only global university ranking that measures the quality of education and training of students as well as the prestige of the faculty members and the quality of their research without relying on surveys and university data submissions.”

The ranking was first published in 2012, listing 100 institutions; there were no Irish institutions ranked that year or the following. In 2014, the rankings was extended to 1,000 institutions. Irish institutions were ranked as follows:

 

World Rank 2016 World Rank 2015 World Rank 2014
 TCD  175  185  200
 UCD  240  238  269
 UCC  443  436  463
 NUIG  545  558  600
 RCSI  687  711  647
 DCU  773  843  819
 NUIM  797  853  820
 UL  972  981  944

For methodology see here.

For full data see here.

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