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leaving cert timetable 2014

leaving cert 2014 timetable

The leaving cert 2014 kicks off on Wednesday, June 4th and officially ends on Friday 20th June. Timetable can be downloaded here… Other key dates include: 1st March – Finishing date for Engineering Project. 28th March –  Finishing date for Agricultural Science & Agricultural Ec... Read More »

What percentage of secondary level students complete the leaving cert?

What percentage of secondary level students complete the leaving cert?

It’s about 90% according to the latest figures from this report released by the department of education… This figure has generally increased year by year since 1997 when just 82.3% of students who started secondary school left having completed the leaving cert. Broken down by gender, 88.... Read More »

Record number of CAO applications for 2014

Record number of CAO applications for 2014

The CAO have announced they’ve received a record 73,063 applications for 2014… up about 2.7% from last year… Late applications are still accepted up until May 1st 2014 and with increasing numbers of mature students also applying, this means is that competition for college places wi... Read More »

Open Days – Ná déan dearmad!

Open Days – Ná déan dearmad!

In Leaving Cert, it’s really important to go to one or two open days at the ITs/universities that you’re considering in order to get a taste of college life. It may not be huge, but it’s a start! The open days vary a lot from college to college - for example, the NUI Galway open da... Read More »

leaving cert results 2013

leaving cert results 2013

Best of luck to everyone tomorrow. Your mood will be dictated by a number between 0 and 625 but you’ll quickly realise (no matter how well or poorly you do) that the results are merely a stepping stone to something else. Read More »

Studying French

Studying French

Hey everyone! So here’s my dilemma: I’ve been homeschooled for a few years now, because we move between countries a lot, and so I haven’t actually done a lot of the Irish curriculum. I’m planning on starting the two year Leaving Cert course in September. My problem is, I woul... Read More »

I’m gonna start off with a little rant

I’m gonna start off with a little rant

I’m new to this site. I’m gonna start off with a little rant. Lads, I actually have no motivation whatsoever. Like, I WANT to do well, I WANT to go to college and do something with my life, but when it comes to work, I just can’t. I want to be able to study soooo bad. I envy those ... Read More »

Macro Economics.. Help

Macro Economics.. Help

Hi, 6th year student here. Economics isn’t too bad, definitions and common sense questions take up alot of it. But it’s the macro-economics that are killing me. My teacher is brutal. He has this west cork accent that is impossible to understand and he’s not helping us at all, he gi... Read More »

Good Luck people!

Good Luck people!

Firstly Good luck everyone expecting offers on Monday! I hope ye get what you’re hoping for! It’s been a while since I’ve been here so I’ll refresh your memories I sat my leaving cert in 2011 and blogged here as michael2010 during 6th year. I wrote a lot about preparing for t... Read More »

My situation.

My situation.

Well basically i have done no study and no work in fifth year. I tried to repeat but they were not taking any repeats. My grades were extremely poor (D’s and C’s). Im not aiming for big points as i am only going for arts in NUIG so i can then go onto teaching. My parents were extremely a... Read More »

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