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Repeat Exams

If you have been unsuccessful in passing an examination(s), you will need to apply to repeat these exams at the next available examination session.

Winter Exam Session

Candidates who have been unsuccessful after Semester 1 will need to wait until after the summer exam session to apply to repeat in the autumn exam session. You will need to login to the Final Results page where your results are listed and apply to repeat, using the Re-Apply link. Repeats for Semester 1 take place in the autumn session.

Summer Exam Session

After the summer exam session you must apply and pay for repeat exams online. If you have been unsuccessful in any module(s), then a Re-Apply link will appear underneath the listing of exam results.  You can complete the registration process by clicking on this link and following the instructions carefully.

Autumn Exam Session

Candidates who have outstanding failed modules at the end of the academic year are invited to apply to repeat externally as a Repeat Exam Only student.

Please note: Monday 3rd July is the deadline for registering for repeat Autumn Exams for 2023

The repeat fee is currently €120 in total, regardless of the number of modules to be repeated.
Please note that this fee is non-refundable.
Please note that you are not officially registered until the fee is paid.

Repeating Failed Modules from Semester 1 and 2 during the following academic year:

If you need to repeat a module from Semester 1 or 2, in the following academic year, you may apply to 'Repeat & Attend' through the Admissions Office or apply to repeat 'Exam Only' through the Exams Office. 

Applications to repeat externally (i.e. Exam Only) MUST be approved by the relevant Head of Faculty/School/Department. If your application is approved, you will be notified by post. The Exams Office will register you for your External Repeat modules and a fee of €120 will be applied to your account. You can pay this by credit/debit card, in the Grants & Fees Office by contacting or 061-293366.