International Certificate in Christian Education (ICCE)

International Christian Certificate of Education (ICCE)

Eligibility Requirements

Pass mark:

Pass

Minimum Entry Requirements/Matriculation:

The minimum eligibility criteria follow. Proof of English proficiency is required in all cases. There may also be specific subject requirements for courses.

Level 8  2 H5 required        Pass in the Advanced diploma overall with at least two distinct recognised subjects at 84% or better at Advanced level                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

English Language Competence:

The minimum acceptable level of English is pass (80%) in English, otherwise equivalent English Language competence. Note applicants whose school-leaving examinations are more than two years old should present additional proof of English.

Specific Subject Requirements: 

To compare the subject requirements in terms of Irish Leaving Certificate as specified on the UCC website, use the following table:

Subject Grade Comparison:

NB NOT for points conversion - for this see separate table below   

LC Higher Advanced Level LC Ordinary General Level
H1 100% O1 100%
H2 95% O2 95%
H3 90% O3 90%
H4 88% O4 88%
H5 84% O5 84%
H6 80% O6 80%
H7 75% - -

 

 

Points Comparison

Guideline Indicative Points Score (IPS) equivalence with Irish Leaving Certificate points:

As a guideline it is anticipated that the indicative equivalence will be calculated as follows:

PACE points

Indicative Points Score

100

600

95

506

92

425

90

322

85

261

80

200

 

Single Sitting: All subjects are examined at the same time and points are calculated based on a single sitting.

Bonus Points for Maths in 2021: 

25 additional points will be awarded for 80% or better on Advanced level Mathematics ONLY where mathematics is one of the subjects counted for points

Admissions Office

Iontrálacha

1st floor, West Wing, Main Quadrangle, T12 K8AF

Top