Oldest Universities in Ireland New


This uniRank page features a complete list of 32 Irish Universities ordered by year of establishment and meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being accredited, licensed and/or chartered by the appropriate Irish higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (Bachelor degrees) and/or postgraduate degrees (Master or Doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional face-to-face, non-distance education format

Oldest Universities in Ireland 2018 League Table

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1 Trinity College Dublin, University of Dublin Dublin
25 National College of Art and Design Dublin
31 Carlow College Carlow
9 Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Dublin
27 Saint Patrick's College, Maynooth Maynooth
32 All Hallows College Drumcondra
6 National University of Ireland, Galway Galway
3 University College Cork Cork
29 Royal Irish Academy of Music Dublin
2 University College Dublin Dublin
28 Marino Institute of Education Dublin
26 National University of Ireland, System Dublin
30 Shannon College of Hotel Management Shannon
19 National College of Ireland Dublin ...
24 Institute of Public Administration Dublin
11 Waterford Institute of Technology Waterford
14 Dundalk Institute of Technology Dundalk
15 Institute of Technology Sligo Sligo
13 Institute of Technology Carlow Carlow
12 Athlone Institute of Technology Athlone
23 Letterkenny Institute of Technology Letterkenny ...
5 University of Limerick Limerick
16 Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology Galway
10 Cork Institute of Technology Bishopstown
17 Limerick Institute of Technology Limerick ...
22 Institute of Technology, Tralee Tralee
4 Dublin City University Dublin
21 Institute of Technology Tallaght Tallaght
7 Dublin Institute of Technology Dublin
8 Maynooth University Maynooth
18 Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology Dún Laoghaire
20 Institute of Technology Blanchardstown Blanchardstown
Legend: Un Unranked

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