The Leaving Certificate, Leaving Cert Applied (LCA) and Junior Cert began on 6 June. English paper one takes centre stage for senior students, with home economics in the afternoon. For LCAs, English and Communications are first up, with social education afterwards. English is also the first exam for the junior cycle.

The agricultural science exam takes place on Monday, 18 June, with agricultural economics on the penultimate day, 21 June.