Dublin City University (DCU) is one of the best young universities in the world as ranked by the Times Higher Education Top 100 Under 50. QS World University Rankings has ranked the University among the top 500 universities in the world. 92% of DCU’s graduates are in employment or further study within six months of graduation. Over 70% of undergraduate students participate in an internship or study abroad as part of their Bachelor degree. DCU offers over 80 programmes across its five faculties and caters for students engaging in full time, part-time and off campus learning. The teaching facilities are spread across three campuses and include a sports complex, two library facilities and The Helix, DCU’s renowned performing arts centre.
DCU features in the QS Top 250 Subject Rankings for Computer Science & Information Technology and Chemistry (2016). The other subject areas offered include: Applied Language & Intercultural Studies, Communications, English, History and Geography, Law & Government, Theology, Philosophy, and Music, Computing, Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Manufacturing & Engineering, Biotechnology, Chemical Sciences, Health & Human Performance, Nursing, Psychotherapy & Community Health, Physical Sciences, Mathematical Sciences.