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DCU by Numbers
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DCU is the fastest growing university in Ireland.
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Leading young University on the island of Ireland. (QS Top 50 Under 50).
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50,000
Over 50,000 graduates and counting.
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Faculties Faculties Faculties Faculties Faculties
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5 Faculties
Science & Health, Humanities & Social Sciences, Engineering & Computing, DCU Business School and DCU Institute of Education.
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120
DCU has over 120 clubs & societies.
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The first university in Ireland to introduce work placements (Intra) as part of its degree programmes.
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placements
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First university in Ireland to offer academic credits for extra-curricular activities. Since its inception in 2000, over 1000 undergraduate students have participated in the DCU Uaneen module.
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Its a plane!
70%
Almost 70% of students take part in Intra work placement or study abroad.
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International
22%
22% of our student population are international students representing over 110 different nationalities.
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30%
30% of students are from non-traditional backgrounds (Mature, Access, Disability, Distance).
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1000
Over 1000 students entered DCU via Access routes - the highest of any Irish university
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2015
2015 was a particularly good year for student achievements in the university.
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GAA
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The men's GAA team won the Sigerson Cup, the 3rd time the university has won the Cup in 6 years. Ladies won the Lynch Cup, and reached the final of the O'Connor Cup.
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Run!
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8th consecutive year DCU athletes won at the National Indoors Championships.
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Run!
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9th consecutive year DCU athletes won at the National Outdoors Championships.
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Medals
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DCU athletes took home a total of 17 national medals at the National Senior Indoor Athletics Championships.
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Microphones
Microphones
Microphones
Microphones
Microphones
Microphones
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DCU won all six radio category awards in the SMEDIAs - "the Oscars for students" at the National Student Media Awards.
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Accolades
Accolades
Accolades
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DCU was awarded the top accolade in three categories at the annual Board of Irish College Societies (BICS) Awards.
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Ideas
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The DCU Alpha Innovation campus is home to over 30 companies and 330 staff.
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Teachers
700
Over 700 Primary & Secondary school teachers graduate from DCU Institute of Education every year.
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92%
92% of our graduates are in employment or further study within 6 months of graduation.
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