Irish College of English


Irish College of English

Quality English Language School in Dublin, Ireland

Adult & Junior English Courses in Beautiful Malahide on Dublin's Coastline

Irish College of English

An Award-Winning Quality Education Provider, The Irish College of English Language School was established in 1992.

We are Recognised by the Department of Education as having year-round exceptional English schools for the teaching of English as a Foreign Language. We are also members of MEI, a body promoting Quality Education in Ireland and Providing Learner Protection.

At the forefront of our school’s ethos is to have our students learn English with a positive student experience. In 2014 we were honoured by Malahide Chamber of Commerce with the ‘Service Excellence Award’ for a clear demonstration of excellent and consistent customer service and in 2016 we were honoured with the ‘Organisation of the Year’ Award. In 2015 we were the first English Language School in Ireland to be shortlisted for the Junior Course Study Travel Global Industry Star Award. In 2016 we were again shortlisted for this award as well as the English Language School Europe Award.

We have two English Schools in Dublin. Our schools are in ideal Dublin Locations including the Malahide English School, the Portmarnock English School and a Residential Summer English Camp at Glenstal Abbey, Limerick.

As Small Professionally Run English Schools, our Quality English Courses are known for their excellence and Focus on Progression offering great value for money. We have full and part-time courses for Adults all year round and welcome School Groups throughout the year and we specialise in English courses for children and teenagers through our Junior English Language Summer Camps.

Why Choose to Study in our English Language School?

  • Excellent Student Experience – Award Winning English School in Dublin.
  • Quality English Courses – Recognised by the Department of Education and Members of MEI.
  • Perfect Coastal Dublin Locations Malahide & Portmarnock – Dublin Airport (10 mins), Dublin City Centre (20 mins).
  • Malahide – Ideal for Children & Teenagers – Malahide is one of Dublin’s most Affluent and Safe Towns.
  • Positive Customer Experience – Our excellent feedback ‘Best Junior Summer Camp Experience in Ireland’.
  • Walk to School – Uniquely all our Quality Host Family Accommodation is within Walking Distance of School.
  • Prestigious Boarding School – Our new Junior Residential Programme at Glenstal Abbey.

Irish College of English

Join us in 2017 and experience a Small School Feel and Friendly Atmosphere where individual needs can be met. Our focused Junior Camps in June, July and August 2017 offer children and teenagers the opportunity to immerse themselves in the language and return home with a greater fluency and love of English. This will help them achieve their study goals and enhance future career opportunities. Our ideal location in Malahide offers a safe and beautiful seaside setting for any study stay. We are within easy access to all of Dublin’s tourist sights making us a great choice for an English Language School in Dublin.

The Irish College of English is recognised by ACELS, a Service of Quality and Qualifications Ireland, for English Language Teaching (ELT).

Irish College of English

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Course: Junior Residential Summer Camp

Campus Full time 2 - 6 weeks September 2019 Ireland Dublin

11 - 17-year-olds July 2017 [+]

Glenstal Abbey is one of Ireland’s most prestigious Private Boarding Schools and has provided excellence in education for nearly 100 years. The school has an excellent academic and sporting reputation and attracts students nationally and internationally. The Irish College of English is privileged to partner with Glenstal Abbey and has exclusive access to the campus and estate.


English Language Courses

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 25 weeks Open Enrollment Ireland Dublin + 1 more

Full-Time & Part-Time Courses [+]

We offer year round Adult English Courses in our Malahide School in Dublin, Ireland. Our English Language Colleges are Recognised by the Department of Education and Skills for English Language Teaching (ELT) and we are members of MEI offering added Learner Protection. We offer Full-Time English Courses (15 and 20 hours per week) and Part-Time Evening English Courses (5 hours per week). Progression is our focus and students are evaluated with a placement test on arrival and placed into the correct level. We offer all levels from pre-intermediate to advanced, as well as TIE & Cambridge Preparation Courses. On course completion, all students receive Individual Academic Feedback and a Certificate of Attainment. Students who require a study visa to enter Ireland can register for a course, including our 1 year (25 weeks tuition) Full-Time English Course, and we will provide the necessary documents for a visa application needed for your English Course in Dublin.... [-]

Intensive English Course

Campus Full time 1 - 25 weeks Open Enrollment Ireland Dublin

At the Irish College of English, we offer Intensive year-round English Courses in Dublin at our Malahide School. Our English Language Colleges are recognised by the Department of Education and Science for the Teaching of English as a Foreign Language. [+]

Full-Time English Courses Dublin

Year-Round Adult English Courses in Dublin – Malahide Secure Enrolment with Learner Protection 15 – 25 (60 minute) Hours Tuition per Week. General English, One to One Tuition. Beautiful and Vibrant Dublin Coastal Location – Malahide – Just 20 mins from Dublin City Centre. Levels from Pre-Intermediate to Advanced. Combine an English Course with Quality Host Family Accommodation within Walking Distance.

At the Irish College of English, we offer Intensive year-round English Courses in Dublin at our Malahide School. Our English Language Colleges are recognised by the Department of Education and Science for the Teaching of English as a Foreign Language. Students can register for courses from 1 week to 1 year in duration, and there is an excellent mix of nationalities in all our programmes. We also operate Learner Protection through our membership of MEI. Many students come to Ireland for a 2 – 4 Week Course with Host Family Accommodation to Improve their English in a Full Immersion Programme, others come for our 1 Year Programmes to experience studying and living and working part time in Ireland.... [-]