Preparation Sessions for UL Repeat Maths Exam

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 science and engineering.

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 grade in Mathematics (Higher only) in the Leaving Certificate.

Background of Dr. Barry Ryan

“Dr Barry Ryan has a PhD in applied mathematics from Caltech. First class honours degrees from UCD in pure mathematics and theoretical physics. Barry has successfully brought students to A and B grades in UL undergraduate mathematics. As well as students doing mathematics higher at LC.”



  • Date: Tuesday 13th August.
  • Location: Limerick 
  • Time: 9.45-4.30pm
  • Cost: €100.00 (payable directly to the teacher on the day)
  • Teacher: Dr. Barry Ryan

**Prior booking essential. 061444989


  • Date: Friday 16th August
  • Time: 9.45-1.15pm
  • Cost: €60
  • Teacher: Alan O Brien (payable directly to the teacher on the day)
  • Location: Limerick


**Prior booking is essential by calling the office on 061-444989 or by emailing

** Payment made directly to the teacher on the day of the course.

See UL website for details here