University College Cork

University College Cork Ranking

country rank: 3
world rank: 423

University Overview

University College Cork ranking was founded in 1845 and is a non-profit public higher-education institution in the tiny city of Cork (population range of 50,000-249,999) in County Cork. University College Cork (UCC) ranking is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Irish higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Department of Education and Skills of Ireland. University College Cork (UCC) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees, including as bachelor’s degrees, in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 175-year-old Irish university has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. Students may take use of a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services provided by UCC.

University College Cork Ranking

University Identity

Name University College Cork
Acronym UCC
Founded 1845
Motto Where Finbarr Taught Let Munster Learn

University Location

Address Cork T12 YN60 County Cork Ireland
Tel +353 (21) 490 3000
Fax +353 (21) 427 3072

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) Not reported
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 700-799
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA) Utrecht Network

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