15 Hour per Week Morning 25 weeks Course €1650 General English Textbook €45 School Registration Fee €0 Medical Insurance €100 Total €1795
15 Hour per Week Afternoon 25 weeks Course €1400 General English Textbook €45 School Registration Fee €0 Medical Insurance €100 Total Gross €1545
Exam New Immigration rule: Students are not required to be registered for an exam while exam centres are closed. However, if Immigration decide students need to take an exam at anytime during their course then they must book and pay for exam as per immigration rule.
Options if Immigration enforce an exam at a later date:
Latest renewal course start date is 30th September to avail of the offer.
All students need to complete an online test before booking can be confirmed.
Students will change from online classes to classes in school as soon as the school reopens.
Morning and afternoon schedules apply to both online and in school classes.
Preferred schedule will be assigned on a first come first serve basis and is dependent on level testing as standard.
All students must have a course textbook for class.
General Terms and Conditions at www.corkenglishacademy.com/terms-and-conditions apply.
Invoices must be at paid for at least 14 days before course start date.
In exceptional circumstances where a 14 day period does not exist and at the discretion of the school permitted invoices must be paid within 24 hours of being issued. If not course space will be released.
Since the closure of schools due to COVID-19 Government measures, Cork English Academy’s current students were invited to register for level-specific, self-guided language exercises using our Online Learning Platform.
From Monday June 15th we will be launching our Live Online/Virtual Classes with CEA teachers.
Courses will start Monday June 15th and can be joined any Monday throughout the year.
Students will transfer to face-to face classes as soon as the school reopens (date yet to be confirmed by Government)
Live Online/Virtual Classes
Level-specific, group classes with CEA teachers will be delivered on Zoom
Preparatory work prior to the live lessons (email with assignments, readings, videos for example)
Homework assignments with teacher correction and feedback
Guided self-study assignments
15 hours per week
Schedule: 3 hours per day Monday to Friday
Who are the Live Online/Virtual Classes for?
Current Students – Any student currently enrolled in CEA.
Current Students with Stamp 2 Status: Attending Live Online/Virtual Classes is now mandatory for students outside of the EU currently on Stamp 2 status.
Past Students: Students who requested to cancel the remainder of their course who were issued a course voucher for remaining weeks. You can choose to use this voucher now rather than waiting for the school to reopen if you wish.
Renewal Students: Past Stamp 2 status students (CEA or students from other schools in Ireland) who want renew a course and stay in Ireland for a further 8 months. (Renewal Special Offer Price)
Third time Renewal Extensions: Students who have finished their third 8 month period (2 years) who have now been granted permission to stay in Ireland up until 31 December maximum (Special Offer Price). Remember you must by Immigration rule book course weeks from 15th June or your visa expiry date until your flight departure home or maximum December 18th when the school closes for Christmas.
New Students: Students abroad who for travel or budget constraints cannot travel to Cork for an immersive language programme, who are available for and could benefit from 3 hours per day Live Online/Virtual Classes.
General English Textbook Fee: €45 (covers one textbook)
School Registration Fee: €65
Please note bookings need to be made & paid in advance of course start date. For example if you want to book 12 weeks at the 12 week price then payment for the 12 weeks must be paid in advance of course start date.
If you want to book 12 weeks in 4 week periods then payment for 4 weeks at the 4 week price must be paid in advance of the course start date and you can extend and pay for an extra 4 weeks at the 4 week price as availability allows.
Group English language courses for international students from Elementary level (CEF A1) to Advanced level (CEF C2): Elementary, Pre-Intermediate, Intermediate, Upper-Intermediate, Advanced & Proficient.
12 students maximum per class.
The daily lessons cover all of the English language skills – speaking, listening, reading and writing with an emphasis on speaking and listening.
The main focus of the General English course is on communication skills in real life settings. You will also work on grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation and guided self-study.
Courses start on any Monday of the year except in the case of a bank holiday where courses then start on the following Tuesday.
All courses both 15 and 20 hour per week follow the same syllabus for 3 hours per day. The extra hour per day within the 20 hour course follows a separate syllabus and includes a separate range of topics.
There are 5 extra hours of teacher contact time within the 20 hour course which offers an opportunity to progress faster.
Students can take flights to Cork or Dublin Airport where airport bus services further connect students to Cork city (Cork Airport to Cork City – 8 km and Dublin Airport to Cork City – 263 km).
Dublin Airport Transfer
Public Aircoach Bus Transfer
Students make their way to the Coach Departure Area of Dublin Airport. Students buy a bus ticket on the Aircoach bus to Cork city. Cork English Academy will give students the fare back (please allow one working day for this) when students show their bus ticket to us at school reception. Approx. 3.5 hours.
1 ticket is refunded per person.Please note the Free Aircoach Offer can not be used in conjunction with any other special offer unless otherwise stated on the specific promotion.
Host Family transfers to and from Aircoach bus stop in Cork city on your arrival and departure are included for buses arriving or departing inside 09.00 – 00.00.
For later buses we can arrange a taxi for you at a price of €15 one way.If you booked an apartment we can organise a taxi for the students from Patrick’s Quay Aircoach bus stop to apartment accommodation, €15 one way/€30 return.
Private Transfer by car
Cork English Academy representative meets students at arrivals area of Dublin Airport holding a sign with the student name on it and transfers them by private car to their accommodation in Cork. Approx. 3 hours €220 each way for 1-3 passengers
Cork Airport Transfer
Host Family Bookings
Host Family transfers to and from Cork airport on your arrival and departure are included for flights arriving or departing inside 09.00 – 00.00. For later flights we can arrange a taxi for you at a price of €20 one way.
Cork English Academy representative meets student at arrivals area of Cork Airport holding a sign with the student name on it and transfers them by car to accommodation, €20 one way