General HPAT FAQ's

See below for some general FAQ's about the HPAT exam.

Unfortunately it is not possible for students to carry forward HPAT®-Ireland results to the following year. Acer, the official exam provider outline this in their information booklet:

Currency of results 

HPAT – Ireland scores can be used for admission to a course ONLY in the same year in which the course is due to commence. For example, results from HPAT – Ireland 2023 can be used for courses beginning in 2023 but NOT 2024.