Seize the opportunity to experience university life with UCD’s Summer School for secondary school students entering 6th Year or (Year 13 A-Level) in September 2023.


Science & Actuarial & Financial Studies Summer School

Wednesday June 7th, 10.00am – 3.00pm

Places are now booked out on the Science Summer School but all students who attend the Sustainability Summer School will be offered the choice of also attending, on the same day, two 30 minute breakout sessions that are part of the Science Summer School. On arrival, students can choose two of the following 30 minute sessions:

  • Biomedical & Biomolecular Science
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Physics

In addition, we are finalising an exciting programme for the Computer Science Summer School on 8 June so if you are interested in any of the Mathematical subjects, we recommend this Summer School and there are limited places remaining

What happens on the day?

The day will include an exhibition, lectures and practical work in the areas of biological, biomolecular and biomedical sciences, chemistry, earth and environmental sciences, physics, mathematics and actuarial science.

Who can register?

The Summer School is for students who are going into 6th year or Year 13 (A Level) in September 2023.

What does it cost?

The UCD Science Summer School costs €35 and includes a sandwich lunch and tea/coffee. A reduced rate of €15 is available for applicants whose families are in receipt of job-seekers or disability payments. If you wish to avail of this discount rate please email for a discount code before booking your course.


Enquiries in relation to the UCD Science and Actuarial & Financial Studies Summer School can be made to Orla Donoghue at

Where will the UCD Science Summer School take place?

The UCD Science Summer School will take place in the UCD O’Brien Centre for Science. The building is number 64 on the  UCD Map

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