Welcome to Galway, a lively, flamboyant city of culture situated along a stunningly beautiful coastline and home to a huge number of festivals, the Aran Islands, the rocky wilderness of Connemara and plenty of interesting museums, tempting cafes, traditional pubs, seafood restaurants and many other city attractions.
The city walls and distinctive Spanish Arch in the centre of Galway, together with winding lanes and pretty shops give the city an ancient atmosphere, whilst at the same time the party vibe and the eclectic and popular art scene of Galway make this a modern and inviting city, attracting visitors from all over the world. Choose an English course in the beautiful city of Galway and you will discover Ireland at its very best!
The school overlooks the Atlantic ocean and has all modern facilities and equipment to ensure a wonderful atmosphere in which to study. Aside from the reception area and 16 classrooms, there is a school library, computer room, a study room with learning materials, a student cafeteria selling hot and cold snacks, as well as a large common room for relaxing in between or after class.
By far the most popular courses are the Intensive and Super-Intensive general English courses, both of which take place in groups of 12 students maximum. You will cover all aspects of the language with these programmes and you will be placed in exactly the right class according to your English level on arrival at the school. If you are looking for more personalised or tailor-made classes then you can book a Combined course, made up of the group lessons plus 6 Private English classes every week, or even a course of Private Tuition only.
There is a Business English course of 4 weeks in duration for all students who wish to improve and build on their knowledge of English for a business environment and we also offer Exam Preparation courses for the internationally renowned Cambridge Exams.
Whatever your requirements we are sure to be able to offer you an English language course in Galway to suit your needs!
In order to immerse yourself in the Irish culture and daily routine and to meet the local people you can choose to stay with a host family in Galway! The hosts are carefully selected and monitored by the Accommodations Officer at our school and they will offer you a home-away-from-home during your stay in Ireland, as well as home cooking and the invaluable chance to practise your English outside of the classroom!
If you would prefer to prepare your own meals and to meet other international students who are also studying at our school, then you can choose to stay in self-catering accommodation in a student apartment. The apartments are located within 20 minutes walking distance of our school.
There are endless opportunities in and around Galway for discovering and exploring this beautiful island! The school organises regular trips, visits and excursions to other villages, towns, cities and to the countryside and you can also take part in a huge variety of sports and water sports, or simply relax and enjoy the city’s numerous tourist attractions and facilities, whether in the traditional pubs, in the restaurants or by the beach and the promenade! The locals are relaxed, laid back and friendly and will be more than happy to welcome you to their vibrant city! Galway is home to many large festivals, concerts and other art events throughout the year so be sure to leave plenty of time to party!
Our school offers transfers on your arrival from Dublin Airport, at a supplementary cost.