• Exam Dates & Centres 2019/2020

    Exam Dates & Centres 2019/2020

    We are now accepting online applications for the 2019 TEG examinations. Below are the dates of the 2019 TEG exams and the closing dates for applications:



    Time (Written exam)

    Application Deadline

    Ardleibhéal 1 (C1)

    16 & 17 August 2019  (Maynooth only)

    Details available on request


     Application system closed


    Meánleibhéal 2


    10 August 2019 (Maynooth only)

    The written exam consists of two parts:

    A: Aural exam: 2.15 - 3.00pm

    Written exam: 3.05 - 5.35pm  

    Oral exams will take place from 9am - 1.30pm. 

    Application system closed


    Meánleibhéal 1


    24 August 2019 (Maynooth only)

                       Written exam: 2.30-4.30pm 

     Oral exams will take place between 9am and       2pm. 

    Application system closed

    2020 TEG Exams 

    Ardleibhéal 1 (C1)      17 & 18 January 2020

    Meánleibhéal 2 (B2)   25 April 2020

    Meánleibhéal 1 (B1)   9 May 2020

    Bonnleibhéal 2 (A2)   23 May 2020

    Bonnleibhéal 1 (A1)   6 June 2020

    Further information and the online application form will be available in the autumn. 

    Exam Centres in Ireland 

    • Maynooth
    • Gweedore
    • Letterkenny
    • Castlebar
    • Spiddal
    • Limerick
    • Cork
    • Kilkenny
    • Kilarney
    • Belfast

    A minimum of 15 candidates will be required in each centre in order for exams to be conducted.

    Subject to demand, exams may be conducted in the following centres outside of Ireland at the levels listed below:


    Exam centres abroad

    Bonnleibhéal 1 (A1)

    New York, Paris, Prague, Ottawa, Los Angeles, Washington DC  

    Bonnleibhéal 2 (A2)

    New York, Paris, Ottawa,  Washington DC

    Meánleibhéal 1 (B1)

    New York, Paris, Ottawa

    Meánleibhéal 2 (B2)


    If you are interested in having a TEG exam centre in your area, please contact us at teanga@mu.ie