WATCH: Holland and Bangladesh Leaving Cert results students to 'party, drink and enjoy the night' in Waterford

Dylan White


Dylan White


1,443 students across Waterford received their Leaving Certificate results on Wednesday. 

Waterford Live visited De La Salle College where students gathered from 9am to get their results.

A delighted Holland native Adrian Hembel and Bangladesh's Rahath Khan, whose 18th birthday coincided with results day, spoke about their relief at getting the exams over with, offered advice to future Leaving Certificate students and said they plan to party the night away. 

Overall, 57,149 students sat their Leaving Certificate exams in 2018. Of the candidates who sat Leaving Certificate examinations this year, 54,440 candidates followed the Leaving Certificate Established Programme, of which 13,368 (24.5%) followed the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme. A further 2,709 (4.7%) candidates followed the Leaving Certificate Applied Programme.