University rankings: Ireland versus world's best

UPDATE: The latest QS World University Rankings show just one Irish third-level institution making the top 100.

11th September, 2012
MIT: top-ranked university in the world.

*Updates to correct that UCD is up three places, not down *

The latest QS World University Rankings show just one Irish third-level institution making the top 100.

The top-ranked university was Boston's MIT, which has to date produced 77 Nobel Laureates, 52 National Medal of Science winners and 38 MacArthur Fellows.

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