University College Cork

University College Cork is one of 17 universities included in U-Multirank for Ireland. University College Cork is a very large public university located in Cork with 21894 students enrolled (2017 data or latest available). It was founded in 1845. With regard to the scope of its subjects and degree programmes offered, the University College Cork is a comprehensive institution. It is characterised by a medium percentage of international students. The graduation rate of University College Cork is 50,92 (bachelors) and 84,45 (masters). As made clear by its sunburst chart – a snapshot illustration of the university’s performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions – the University College Cork is strongest in Research. Its overall profile shows top performance across various indicators, with 9 ‘A’ (very good) scores overall. For a comprehensive overview of this university’s performance, see its complete performance scores in the tables below.

University College Cork
College Road
T12 YN60 Cork
Ireland
+353 21 4903000

http://www.ucc.ie

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Compare University College Cork to other universities

U-Multirank's unique 'Sunburst chart' gives an illustration of a university's performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions. These are indicated in different colours. For instance, the teaching and learning dimension is symbolised by the colour green. Each 'sunray' represents one of the thirty plus U-Multirank indicators. The longer the ray, the better the performance of an institution on the selected indicator: a full-length ray stands for 'top group' performance, whereas a short ray means 'weak' performance. A missing sunray indicates that the specific data indicator is not available. An institution's performance in an indicator can be identified by moving the cursor over the rays. A key guard for the sunburst chart is provided here .

Explanation for sunburst
Teaching & Learning
Score
Grade
Other universities

Bachelor graduation rate

50.92

%
D

0

100

Masters graduation rate

84.45

%
B

0

100

Graduating on time (bachelors)

83.1

%
B

0

100

Graduating on time (masters)

86.3

%
B

0

100

Relative BA graduate unemployment

4

%

Relative MA graduate unemployment

8

%

Relative graduate unemployment long first degree

Graduating on time (long first degree)

0

100

Graduation rate long first degree

0

100

Research
Score
Grade
Other universities

Citation rate

1.2

B

0.08

2.53

Research publications (absolute numbers)

5,283

B

1

67,252

Research publications (size-normalised)

0.247

B

0

13.53

External research income

107.15

A

0

282.88

Art related output

0.35

A

0

1.99

Top cited publications

13.1

%
A

0

34.2

Interdisciplinary publications

12

B

0

24.6

Post-doc positions

19.45

%
A

0

100

Strategic research partnerships

3,309

Professional publications

0

4,589.01

Open Access Publications

14

C

Knowledge Transfer
Score
Grade
Other universities

Co-publications with industrial partners

6.4

%
A

0

29.9

Income from private sources

11.27

B

0

236.5

Patents awarded (absolute numbers)

50

B

0

2,416

Patents awarded (size-normalised)

2.34

B

0

483.1

Industry co-patents

16

%
B

0

100

Spin-offs

4.13

B

0

222.2

Publications cited in patents

1.9

%
A

0

5.2

Income from continuous professional development

0

100

Graduate companies

1.9

C

0

81.5

International Orientation
Score
Grade
Other universities

Foreign language bachelor programmes

Foreign language master programmes

Foreign language long first degree programmes

Student mobility

0.15

A

0

1

International academic staff

0

100

International joint publications

59.1

%
B

8.3

91.4

International doctorate degrees

32.3

%
B

0

100

Regional Engagement
Score
Grade
Other universities

Bachelor graduates working in the region

91

%
A
more than 75%

Master graduates working in the region

90

%
A
more than 75%

Student internships in the region

87.09

%
B

0

100

Regional joint publications

14.4

%
D

0

84.5

Income from regional sources

0

%
E

0

100

Regional Publications with Industrial Partners

9.5

C

General
Score
Grade
Other universities

Female academic staff

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