English school in Cork

  • study abroad Cork Ireland
  • age from 16 to 99 years old
  • Language English
  • dates All year round.
  • length From 1 week
  • price from 395 EUR

GENERAL DESCRIPTION
Learn English in Ireland, in Cork! The English school in Ireland is located in the centre of Cork City, on the banks of the River Lee. The school is in a wonderful historical building of 1200 m2 and is easily accessible from the bus terminus and the train station.
Created: 1978
Facilities: a study hall; a multimedia room, free Internet access,WIFI, a cinema, 19 classrooms.

HIGHLIGHTS
Learn English in Ireland, in Cork! The English school in Ireland is a family-run structure which allows a personalized teaching in a very friendly atmosphere. The English language school in Ireland is ideally located in the city centre of Cork.

COURSE
Type of English course: General English and TOEIC/IELTS preparation. One to one lessons available on request.
Number of courses/week:

  • General English: 20 or 26 courses/week 
  • TOEIC preparation: 26 courses/week (20 General English courses, 6 TOEIC preparation course)
  • IELTS: 20 courses per week.
    Course duration: 60 minutes
    Course content: oral and written expression, conversation and phonetics, grammar and vocabulary (for both programs).
    Test on arrival: yes
    Number of students/class: 10 students maximum from different nationalities
    Possibility to take the TOEIC and IELTS exams at certain dates for an additional cost: contact us for more information!

    ACADEMIC STAFF
    Teachers in the English school in Ireland are University graduates qualified to teach English as a Foreign Language. They are chosen for their expertise and experience as well as their ability to ensure productive and enjoyable courses that are tailored to the student's individual needs, interests and aims.
    Accreditation: Irish Department of Education
    Membership: M.E.I. /R.E.L.S.A (Recognized English Language Schools Association), QUALITY ENGLISH, I.A.T.E.F.L., A.C.E.L.S, ISO9001 and Cork Chamber of Commerce.

    LOCATION
    The city of Cork, situated on the banks of the river Lee, is home to 250.000 people. Cork is located on the South West coast of Ireland and is the 2nd largest city in the Republic of Ireland. The area of the city is 3,731 hectares. Cork city boasts the deepest natural harbor in Ireland with direct ferry crossings to UK and mainland Europe. Cork is a university city with a total student population in excess of 25,000. The city has two main third level education institutes - University College Cork and Cork Institute of Technology. Cork city has a number of strategic advantages that continue to be translated into further opportunities for growth and development. The city has a thriving commercial, social and cultural sector. Enjoy our English school in Cork!

    LEISURE ACTIVITIES
    Learn English in Ireland and have fun in Cork! Each week, the English school in Ireland arranges optional activities. Students are responsible for any fees related to these optional activities. Examples: excursion to Killarney, Cobh, visit of the Cork Public Museum, of Fitzgerald Park etc.

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    Accommodation

    - Host family (16+): single room, half board (on weekdays), full board (on weekends). Irish host families live in residential areas within 30 minutes from the English school in Cork with public transportation.

    - Shared flat (18+, between 03/06 and 19/08): single room, meals not included; shared bathroom, Wifi, near the city centre and 20 minute distance from the school with public transportation. WIFI.

    Prices

    Beginning of classes : any Monday. Prices for longer length available on request.

    2. TOEIC OR IELTS PREPARATION

    This program will allow you to improve your general English knowledge and to prepare TOEIC or IELTS exams.

     

     

    TOEIC

    26 courses/week

    IELTS

    20 courses/week

    Homestay

    EOSC

    Shared Flat

    EOAC

    Homestay

    EOIF

    Shared Flat

    EOIA

    1 week 595 EUROS 570 EUROS 560 EUROS 525 EUROS
    2 weeks 1040 EUROS

    970 EUROS

    955 EUROS 885 EUROS
    3 weeks

    1 460 EUROS    

    1 405 EUROS  1 380 EUROS   1 275 EUROS
    4 weeks 1 895 EUROS 1 805 EUROS 1 775 EUROS 1 635 EUROS

    Minimum level required: Intermediate.

    TOIEC: 26 classes per week: 20 classes of General English + 6 TOEIC preparation courses.
    IELTS: 20 classes per week. 

    Summer Supplement for host family accommodation: 25 EUR/week (01/07 to 02/09)

    DATES

    Arrival: Sunday (afternoon)
    Departure: Sunday (morning) or from Saturday to Saturday
    Bank holidays: 19/03, 02/04, 07/05, 04/06, 06/08, 29/10. The school is open form 02/01 to 21/12.

    During bank holidays there are no classes but the school will offer excursions without additional costs.

    ACCESS/ TRANSPORTATION

  • Regular airlines to Dublin airport and transfers included or taxi to your host place (about 30 Euros)
  • Low-cost airlines: Easy Jet, Ryanair, Brussels Airlines, Clickair, Flybe, Germanwings, Wizz Air, Air Berlin, Transavia, Monarch, Sky Europe, Aer Lingus…
    Nearest airport: Cork airport (about 8 kilometres from Cork City center).For further information please see the following link: http://www.corkairport.com/index.asp
    Ferries: Difficult access but regular, scheduled ferry services operate between Ireland and the UK (Dublin’s two ferry ports: Dublin Port and Dun Laoghaire).

    Transfer possibilities: Between 8am and midnight. From Cork Airport: 70 EUR (included for homestay accommodation).



    Price includes

  • Administration fees
  • Courses (see options)
  • Accommodation (see options)
  • Teaching material
  • Support, assistance and 24 hours emergency phone number during the whole program



    Price does not include

  • International airfare
  • International Travel insurance
  • Visa, passport and medical exam fees
  • Extra activities organized by the school
  • Airport pick-up and transfers
  • Personal expenses and pocket money
  • Medical and Emergency Repatriation Insurance (maybe provided by Nacel for an extra cost)
  • Application fees (65 euros)

  • Eligibility

    ELIGIBILITY: 16 +
    Minimum language level: beginner
    VISA: Non EU students: please contact the Irish Embassy in your country

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