Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin, founded in 1592, is one of the seven ancient universities of the world and is the oldest university in Ireland. It is recognised internationally as Ireland's No. 1 university. For over 425 years, this historic university has been a world leader in high-quality, internationally-recognised education. With a global reputation for excellence, Trinity promotes creativity and innovative thinking in students.
Trinity is currently ranked 88th in the world-rising 10 places in the latest QS World University Rankings, and making it the only Irish university in the Top 100. QS also ranks Trinity in the 71-80 bracket in the World Employability Ranking – showing how very highly sought after our graduates are by international companies.
Ireland ‘s recently appointed Prime Minister (or Taoiseach) – Dr Leo Varadkar who is the son of a Mumbai doctor is the first Trinity graduate to become Prime Minister.
The university brings together a diverse, curious and supportive community of students and faculty in the heart of the city. The truly accessible and dedicated professors encourage students to actively engage in College life and the city beyond the campus gates. Student life at Trinity is about much more than education: with over 200 sports clubs and societies ranging from athletics to tennis, debating to investing, and drama to science fiction, there is something to suit every interest.
Trinity is one of the world’s only universities to provide all undergraduate students with a personal Tutor – a dedicated faculty member who can offer academic, personal and professional guidance throughout the four year degree programme. A wide range of student services, including learning development and support, peer mentoring, counselling and career advice, ensures that all students have the support they need to succeed in Trinity and beyond.
Trinity has strategic relationships with some of the most prestigious universities in the world including Fudan University, Peking University and Tsinghua University in China; Indian Institute of Management in Bangalore, India; Brown University and University of Notre Dame in the United States.
Trinity’s bustling 47-acre campus is an oasis in the very heart of Dublin, a vibrant and safe European capital city. The European headquarters of companies such as Google, eBay, AirBnB, Microsoft, PayPal, LinkedIn and Facebook, Dublin is an ideal place for students interested in working in these world-leading corporations.