Leaving Certificate

Students to sit Leaving Cert ag science exam today

Students to sit Leaving Cert ag science exam today

This afternoon (Monday, June 21), Leaving Certificate agricultural science students will sit their written exam, from 2:00p.m to 4:30p.m. A new...

June 21, 2021

Over 60% of Leaving Cert ag science students opt to sit written exam

Over 60% of Leaving Cert ag science students opt to sit written exam

After a year like no other, some 55,000 candidates across the country began their Leaving Certificate and Leaving Cert Applied...

June 11, 2021

IASTA ‘not consulted’ on new agricultural science project guidelines

IASTA ‘not consulted’ on new agricultural science project guidelines

The Irish Agricultural Science Teachers’ Association (IASTA) has said it was “not consulted” before the revised guidelines for the agricultural...

September 21, 2020

‘Sir, when are we going out on the farm?’ – Teacher raises concerns over curriculum

‘Sir, when are we going out on the farm?’ – Teacher raises concerns over curriculum

According to teacher Eddie Holton, the first question he will be asked next week when he and his students return...

August 27, 2020

Level 7 and 6 CAO agricultural courses see increase of 85 applications on last year

Level 7 and 6 CAO agricultural courses see increase of 85 applications on last year

The Central Applications Office (CAO) has today, Thursday, August 15, issued 74,657 Round One offers to 51,513 Leaving Certificate students...

August 15, 2019

Top marks for agricultural science students in this year’s Leaving Certificate

Top marks for agricultural science students in this year’s Leaving Certificate

The State Exam Commission (SEC) has confirmed that 4.8% of students who took the higher level agricultural science paper in...

August 15, 2019

How many students sat agricultural science in this year’s Leaving Cert?

How many students sat agricultural science in this year’s Leaving Cert?

Over 7,700 students in Ireland sat the agricultural science exam during this year’s Leaving Certificate in June. And today marks...

August 13, 2019

Points dip for many third level ag-science courses

Points dip for many third level ag-science courses

Leaving Cert point requirements for the vast majority of third level ag-science courses have dropped this year, according to the Central...

August 20, 2018

Increase in students sitting higher level ag-science exam

Increase in students sitting higher level ag-science exam

There has been an increase of 167 students sitting the higher-level agricultural science exam in this year’s Leaving Certificate examinations....

August 15, 2018

Time running out for students wishing to change their CAO application

Time running out for students wishing to change their CAO application

Students who applied to the Central Applications Office (CAO) this year have until 5:15pm tomorrow, July 1, to alter their...

June 30, 2017

Over 7,500 students to sit their Leaving Cert Ag-Science exam this morning

Over 7,500 students to sit their Leaving Cert Ag-Science exam this morning

Some 7,866 students across the country will sit the Agricultural Science exam as part of their Leaving Certificate this morning....

June 22, 2017

Number of students sitting Ag Science in Leaving Cert drops

Number of students sitting Ag Science in Leaving Cert drops

The number of students who took Leaving Certificate Agriculture Science fell by just over 3% this year. Figures from the...

August 12, 2015