IIn April 2017 the points system for the Leaving Cert exam changed.
Students will get Leaving Certificate 2022 results within the required time frame for Central Applications Office (CAO) and Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS). See here for a timeline.
The current CAO points system is as follows:
Maths Bonus Points
25 bonus points will be awarded for Higher Level Mathematics for H6 grades and above. For example, if an applicant receives a H6 grade an additional 25 points will be added to the 46 points already awarded for a H6 grade i.e. Higher Level Mathematics now carries a points score of 71 for this applicant. Click here to view a more detailed description of the Bonus Points Scheme for Higher Level Leaving Certificate Mathematics, with some examples.
Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme
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Accompanying conditions for CAO: