Date of Exam: Thursday, August 29, 2024.

Venue: Applicants will be advised of the on-campus venue by email before the exam. 

The examination will take place after the Leaving Certificate results are issued (23 August) and before the second round of the CAO offers (05 September). 

Time:  2:30pm – 5pm

The Faculty of Science and Engineering at the University of Limerick (UL) offer a special entrance mathematics examination to give Leaving Certificate students a second chance to pursue a course of study in the Faculty of Science and Engineering.  The following programmes have also been included:  LM092; LM094; LM095; LM096 and LM097.

The special mathematics examination is for students who achieve sufficient CAO entry points and satisfy all other entrance requirements but who do not achieve the requisite Mathematics grade (Higher only) in the Leaving Certificate. 

The examination is based on the Leaving Certificate Curriculum in the Higher Paper Only.

The structure of the exam will be available on this webpage in August. 

The application form will be available on this webpage page in August.

Pre-Examination Enquiries:  Email:  or Tel : 061 202421