Trinity College Dublin: Led the way with five top 50 rankings in the QS World University Rankings by subject, mainly in humanities. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

Irish universities have slipped down global rankings in recent years but they still hold their own against the world’s best in certain disciplines, ac(...)

Trinity College Dublin remains the country’s best-performing institution. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

  Irish universities are performing at a much higher level internationally in arts and humanities than in science and technology, accor(...)