State Examinations

Department/Agency

State Examinations Commission

Key information

Leaving Certificate candidates (distinguishing external and school candidates) by examination level, sex, subject and grade results; Leaving Certificate Applied candidates by sex, grade and county; Junior Certificate candidates by examination level, sex, subject and grade results.

Source

State Examinations Commission administrative records.

Scope

All state examinations

Frequency

Annual

Reference period

August and September (provisional Leaving and Junior Certificate respectively), October and November (post-appeals Leaving and Junior Certificate respectively)

Start date

2000

Timeliness

About two days after the release of results

Classifications

  • Subject (Leaving Certificate)
    Accounting; Agricultural economics; Agricultural science; Ancient Greek; Applied mathematics; Arabic; Art; Biology; Bulgarian; Business; Chemistry; Classical studies; Construction studies; Czech; Danish; Dutch; Economics; Engineering; English; Estonian; Finnish; French; Geography; German; Hebrew studies; History; Home economics; Hungarian; Irish; Italian; Japanese; Latin; Latvian; Lithuanian; Mathematics; Modern Greek; Music; Physics; Physics & chemistry; Polish; Portuguese; Religious education; Romanian; Russian; Slovakian; Spanish; Swedish; Agricultural science; Technology; Design and communication graphics.
  • Subject (Junior Certificate)
    Ancient Greek; Art, craft & design; Business studies; Classical studies; English; French; Geography; German; Hebrew studies; History; Home economics; Irish; Italian; Latin; Material technology (wood); Mathematics; Metalwork; Music; Religious education; Science; Spanish; Technical graphics; Technology; Typewriting; Civic, social and political education.
  • Examination level (Leaving Certificate)
    Higher; Ordinary; Foundation.
  • Examination level (Junior Certificate)
    Higher; Ordinary; Common; Foundation.
  • Grade (Leaving Certificate)
    A1; A2; B1; B2; B3; C1; C2; C3; D1; D2; D3; E; F; NG.
  • Grade (Leaving Certificate Applied)
    Distinction; Merit; Pass; Record of credits.
  • Grade (Junior Certificate)
    A; B; C; D; E; F; NG.

Theme

People and Society - Education

Page Created

2009-03-03

Page Modified

2017-07-25

Keywords

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