Academic Fish

An inclusive, curriculum based, app for the understanding and translation of academic STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) language in English, Irish and Chinese from post primary through to university level education; by subject specific professionals in education.


The curriculum-based math app provides educational support and assessments for students and schools as well as being an excellent home-school resource for parents.

Curricula included:

  • IB
  • GCSE
  • A level
  • Irish based Leaving Cert
  • Junior Cycle
  • 1st year University level


Academic Fish promotes inclusivity for the deaf, blind, and visually impaired. The app gives correct translations and understanding for each term and definition through:

  • Written
  • Audio
  • Pictorial Form

Academic Fish offer educational support in mathematics through different languages including:

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Irish
    • More to come.

Supported by:

  • Techstart,
  • Invest NI
  • COGG (An Chomhairle um Oideachas Gaeltachta & Gaelscolaíochta).

Young women in STEM

‘I hope this project will enable students, particularly female students, to realise that STEM is for everyone. Our aim is to show the variety within STEM and the opportunities that can open up to you when you choose STEM. I have become increasingly aware of the importance of populating the STEM pipeline with diversity as equal...

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Work with us!

Academic Fish is a fully remote team working from around the world. We are looking for dynamic teachers, curriculum aware, to join us. We are extending our languages and subject areas within STEM and business studies. Email us at  

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Why we need a more diverse, inclusive approach to STEM subjects in our education system.

Currently limiting the pool from which future scientists are drawn, the full range of talent is reduced, and progress is slowed. We need to raise student expectations and confidence to participate in this area. Based on her own personal experience as a a black female from a working class background Chi Onwurah MP. Chair, APPG...

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Allison - Parent

This Math app has been fantastic for my daughter since learning from home during Covid. Very informative and she has been able to work through some things I just couldn’t help with!

Máistir Máirtín - Múinteoir Mata & Eolaíochta

Tá Academic Fish ina chabhair mhór agus téarmaí nua á mhíniú, mar thacaíocht leis an obair bhaile agus mar acmhainn súil siar do dhaltaí.

Marin - Student