The buzzing, lively and enchanting city of Cork is packed with history and tradition and boasts the very best in traditional pubs, fantastic galleries and museums, an incredible yearly events calendar of festivals and concerts and an absolute wonderful array of cafes, restaurants and cosy eateries for all kinds of foodies! Cork is also right on the doorstep of Ireland’s beautiful south-western countryside with stunning scenery and endless daytrip possibilities for nature lovers. Choose to study English in this exciting city full of life and you will also get to know the Irish – a welcoming, open, diverse, talented and very friendly bunch of people!
Our school is a modern school located in 2 adjacent buildings right in the centre of Cork. The school’s facilities include 24 classrooms, a student common room, a fully-stocked library, a computer room with free WiFi internet access and a modern IT language suite with self-study materials and the latest learning resources. There is a garden and a coffee area where you can relax and meet with friends in between your lessons.
Accommodation at our school in Cork is available in shared student apartments, in a student residence or with our carefully selected host families. The Accommodations Officer at the school ensures that the accommodation is comfortable and always of a high quality, striving for student satisfaction.
A homestay is the ideal choice for students are looking to fully immerse themselves in the Irish culture and practice as much English as possible. You will receive half-board from Mondays to Fridays and full-board at the weekends.
If you would prefer to share the living areas with other international students, then choose a shared student apartment, or an en-suite room in the residence building, both located just a short walking distance from our school.
The extensive activities programme offered at our school in Cork will ensure that you never have a dull day! There are guided tours of the city and of places of interest around Cork; you can take part in the many festivals; enjoy evenings out to a local pub or restaurant; learn Irish dance or practise any of your favourite sports. There are also barbeques and culture talks organised by the school, as well as excursions at the weekends to places further away, such as to the capital city of Dublin and to castles and monuments in the surrounding beautiful countryside. Whatever your interests, the staff at the school will be happy to advise you with regards to all the possible leisure activities, for an unforgettable stay in Ireland.
We would be happy to arrange airport transfers for you on your arrival into Cork Airport, although this is not included in the course price.