CAP2 Summer exam results released

Oct 14, 2020

2 October 2020: Chartered Accountants Ireland published the CAP2 Summer 2020 exam results on 2 October.  Overall the results are very good and slightly ahead of the June 2019 results. Students have performed very well and this has been assisted by the ability to supplied typed responses using E-Assessment.

In reviewing the results Ian Browne (Deputy Director of Education) noted:

  • 71% of students achieved a pass in all papers sat with a further 18% achieving a credit (i.e. passing one or more of papers sat).  This compares to 67% and 22% in 2019.  The number of students failing all subjects sat remains constant at 11%;
  • Paper pass rates:  The pass rates on individual papers are slightly ahead of the performances of June 2019. The weighted average pass rate across all papers (1st attempts only) was 85% which was 83% in 2019;
  • The flexible route candidates have continued to perform well;
  • The distance education offerings have also performed well. 
 20202019
Passed all papers71%18%
Achieved credit (passed one or more paper)67%22%
Weighted average pass across all papers (1st attempt)85%83%

Mr Browne congratulated all students on their achievement and he thanked all the training firms, lecturers, examiners and staff for their contribution towards these excellent results. 

More information on the CAP2 results are available here.