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Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

Facts and Figures

Humanities and Social Sciences seven schools include:

  • Over 3,600 Current students
  • 12 Undergraduate programmes
  • 26 Postgraduate programmes
  • 14 designated research centres
  • 7 research programmes
  • DCU is now ranked in the top 300 universities in the world for both ‘arts and humanities’ and ‘social sciences’
  • Five of the Faculty’s individual disciplines are also ranked in the QS top 300 universities in the world
  • Three disciplines are in the top 200 globally
  • Almost 200 research students
  • An average of 10 monographs per annum
  • 125 international peer viewed publications annually
  • An average of externally generated research expenditure of over €3 million per year
  • The Faculty has a strong research profile of international standing
  • World renowned Writers, Poets, Playwrights, Political Commentators
  • State of the art language laboratories, multimedia studios & tv/radio studios