“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|
For methodology see here.
For full data see here.