UCC maintains its position in the top 100 for Pharmacy & Pharmacology in QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017

8 Mar 2017
Postgraduate Students and Researchers at the Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics Photo Credit: Dr Christian Waeber

The Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics is very pleased to announce that Pharmacy & Pharmacology at UCC has maintained its position in the top 100 in the world in the 2017 Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings by Subject (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017). 

This year's ranking puts UCC in first place in Ireland for Pharmacy & Pharmacology for the second time in the past three years.

Professor Thomas Walther, Chair in Pharmacology and Head of Department, has said that the ranking is a reflection of the excellence in teaching and research in Pharmacology by staff in the Department.

The QS World University Rankings by Subject have been in place since 2011, and complement the overall QS World University Rankings. The surveys are based on an extensive evaluation of 2,858 universities. 

The Department provides teaching in Pharmacology and Therapeutics to students across UCC, in the College of Medicine & Health, and in the College of Science, Engineering and Food Sciences. 

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