The university was originally known as the Catholic University of Ireland when it was established.The name had changed to Royal University later and finally to University College Dublin in 1908. UCD has made major contributions to the making of modern Ireland. Many students from UCD had participated in the Irish independence struggle. The university has about 160 years of very rich cultural heritage. it is Ireland’s largest university, based on 2017/18 student enrolments.

Year Of Establishment

The University was established in 1854.

Popular Courses:-

1.Arts & Humanities
3.Engineering & Architecture
4.Health & Agricultural Science
6.Social Science & Law


As of 2019, UCD was ranked by the QS World University Rankings as 193rd in the world. The Times Higher Education World University Rankings placed UCD in the range of 201–250 in 2018. The QS Subject Ranking: Veterinary Science, 2018 ranked UCD 24th globally and 1st in Ireland.

Average Tuition fees

Average course fee is 25000 to 34500 Euro per annum.

English Requirement:-

Score of 7.0 over all components and a minimum of 6.5 in each band.
A minimum score of 100 is required in the Internet based TOEFL (iTB) with minimum score 24 in Writing, and minimum score 20 in Reading, Listening and Speaking components.