Failed Leaving Cert Maths? IT Sligo Can Help!


If you have failed maths in the Leaving Cert this year but still have ambitions to go to third level, there is a solution.  The Institute of Technology Sligo have launched an initiative to allow students to sit an independent exam which will allow them access to many courses on campus.

Even if a student hasn’t applied to IT Sligo before now, they can choose from a range of courses on Vacant Places which will be advertised on from Monday the 20th of August.   Students who have already applied for an IT Sligo course but did not get an offer because of their maths result  can also use this exam to satisfy the maths requirement for their chosen course.

To book onto the maths exam email their name and CAO number to The exam will take place from 9.30am in IT Sligo on Wednesday the 22nd of August and is free of charge.

The purpose of this examination is to provide applicants with a “second chance” opportunity to achieve these minimum Mathematics entry requirements.

Date of IT Sligo Mathematics Examination for September 2018 Admissions

The IT Sligo Mathematics Examination 2018 will take place on Wednesday 22 August 2018 at 9.30 am.  The Examination will be free of charge.

Results will be emailed to candidates and eligible applicants will receive an offer in Round 2.

Applications open from 1pm 16th August, and closed at 1pm on Monday 20th August 2018, after which an email will be sent to applicants with further instructions and directions to the exam venue.