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 2022.


Science Summer School

Wednesday June 8th, 9.00am – 4.30pm (Irish Standard Time)

For students interested in Science, Sustainability or Actuarial & Financial Studies.

What happens on the day?

During the UCD Science Summer School, you will attend sample lectures from leading experts connected with the programmes, participate in interactive workshops, take a campus tours while also receiving information on the wide ranging career opportunities available to graduates.

Who can register?

The Summer School is for students who are going into 6th year or Year 13 (A Level) in September 2022.

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 susan.mcalinden@ucd.ie for a discount code before booking your course.


Enquiries in relation to the UCD Science Summer School can be made to Gary Dunne at gary.dunne@ucd.ie.

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

Please Note: Each student can register for one workshop only and there are 20 places available per workshop. Select your workshop when you register.

Time Activity
9:30am to 2:30pm Biology and Environmental Science workshop (FULL)
9:30am to 2:30pm Biomedical and Biomolecular Science workshop (FULL)
9:30am to 2:30pm Chemistry workshop (FULL)
9:30am to 2:30pm Physics workshop (FULL)
9:30am to 2:30pm Earth Sciences Workshop – In this workshop, you will examine evidence from rocks, fossils and seismic imaging of how Ireland’s environment has changed over the last half a billion years. (FULL)
9:30am to 2:30pm Mathematics and Statistics workshop (FULL)

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