Trinity's English Language and Literature programme has climbed from 28th to 25th place in the rankingsNINE subject departments in Irish universities are ranked among the top 50 in the world for their area or speciality, according to the latest global league table on higher education. It is closely followed by English Language and Literature programme at Trinity College Dublin, which has climbed from 28th to 25th place. Between them, UCD and Trinity have eight top 50 positions, while University College Cork is placed 49th for Nursing. Overall, 86 Irish subject departments achieve top-200 ranks, an increase from 80 in 2020, including 34 at UCD and 32 at Trinity. QS spokesperson Jack Moran said Irish universities, relative to their global peers, were operating in an extremely challenging landscape.
Source: Irish Independent March 03, 2021 22:41 UTC