Irish universities drop in world's top 200 research universities rankings

TCD and UCD slipped to 98th and 176th place respectively

University College Dublin Pic: Courtesy RTÉ

Trinity College Dublin (TCD) and University College Dublin (UCD) have been listed among the world's top 200research universities but both have dropped in the rankings to 98th and 176th place respectively

The latest QS World University Rankings confirmed MIT Massachusetts Institute of Technology as the world’s best research university for a fifth consecutive year, followed by Stanford and Harvard universities. Cambridge was the top-ranking university outside the US, slipping to fourth place from ...