CAO Applicants

Applicants are required to hold at the time of enrolment the established Leaving Certificate (or an approved equivalent) with at least Grade C3 in two Higher Level subjects and Grade D3 in four Ordinary or Higher Level subjects (including Irish or another language; and English).

In addition, applicants are required to hold at least the following in the Leaving Certificate, or an approved equivalent: Grade B3 in Ordinary Level Mathematics (Grade D3 in Higher Level Mathematics also suffices) and a Grade D3 at Higher Level, or Grade C3 or above at Ordinary Level, in any one of the following: Applied Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Physics with Chemistry, Engineering, Technical Drawing/Design & Communication Graphics, Technology, Construction Studies, Agricultural Science, Biology.

International and Mature Students

International and mature students (over 23 years of age) who are interested in undertaking this programme should contact the University of Limerick’s Admission’s Office (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

Special Maths Exam Details

A Special Mathematics Examination will be offered by UL following the Leaving Certificate results for those students who did not achieve the Mathematics requirement for their Science or Engineering Course choice.