Rankings Overview

University of Galway participates in a number of University Rankings projects:

Two of the most prominent international rankings include the QS (Quacquarelli Symonds) World University Ranking and the Times Higher Education (THE)  World University Rankings. University of Galway has risen in rank in both these rankings in the 2011-2017 period and has been recognised in the top 250 universities in the world in both of these world ranking systems, 2018-2019 has shown some fluctuation in both rankings. In the results published in 2020, the QS Rankings, University of Galway climbed 21 places and making it into the top 250 universities with a rank of 238. However, 2021  and 2022 saw a decline in the QS Rankings and University of Galway slipped out of the top 250  in 2021 with a rank of 258 and a rank of 270 in 2022.

QS and THE Range Rank