Learn English in Cork City, Ireland

Learn English in Cork City Ireland with Cork English Academy. An accredited and recognized English language school offering international students the ability and confidence to study, work and live in an English speaking environment.

We aim to help our students to succeed in their English language learning by exceeding their expectations and delivering value in everything that we do.

Whatever your reason for wanting to improve your current level of English we have an English language course for you.

English Language in Cork

Learn English in Cork City Ireland, the internationally recognized and voted friendliest city in Europe. Cork City offers a friendly environment that gives students the opportunity to use the English language with native speakers and locals and practice with each others while gaining a greater understanding of Irish life and culture.

English Language Courses

We offer a range of quality programmes in the English language.

Social Activity Programme

We offer a varied and interesting Social Activity Programme with local visits and activities to give you the opportunity to practice your English language skills in real situations.

Learn English in Cork City Ireland and take in Local Visits

The Social Programme encourages students to discover the beautiful places of interest in Cork city. We organise 2 activities/tours per week, visiting some of the most famed places in Cork City and Ireland.

  • St Finbarre’s Cathedral
  • Crawford Art Gallery
  • Cork City Gaol
  • The Lewis Glucksman Art Gallery
  • Shandon Bells & Church
  • The English Market
  • Blarney Caste
  • Blackrock Castle
  • Triskel Arts Centre
  • Franciscan Well Brewery

The activities & tours are organised with students in mind, so are often free or at a low cost.

We offer a mix of day and evening tours so that there’s always something to suit a busy student schedule. We offer opportunities to discover Ireland taking in the most famous and off-the-beaten-track spots. 

Accommodation 

Carefully selected Accommodation options in locations close to the school.

Shared apartment accommodation in the city centre, walking distance to the school.

Host Family accommodation with the most welcoming and friendly host families around.

School Recognition

Recognised by ACELS, a service of Quality and Qualifications Ireland, for English language teaching. 

Cork English Academy is also a member of Marketing English in Ireland (MEI), an association representing only the top English language schools in Ireland.

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Temporary Terms and Conditions – COVID

COURSES

Postponing Courses

  • All booking postponements (course), made with at least 8 working days’ notice will be facilitated with no charges. As standard, courses are subject to availability for new preferred dates.

Cancelling Courses

  • All cancellations made with at least 8 working days’ notice (course will be subject to a full refund).
  • Notice of cancellation must be provided in writing and applies from the date it is received by Cork English Academy.
  • If you cancel your course later than 8 days before the arrival date a full refund is due subject to a €200 cancellation charge.
  • If you cancel your course after arrival, leave it early or miss any lessons, including in case of sickness, refund is not given.
  • The school will process the refund within 15 working days of receiving written cancellation notice.

ACCOMMODATION*

Postponing Host Family Accommodation

All accommodation booking postponements, made with at least 8 working days’ notice will be facilitated with no charges. As standard, accommodation is subject to availability for new preferred dates.

Cancelling Host Family Accommodation

  • All cancellations made with at least 8 working days’ notice (will be subject to a full refund).
  • Notice of cancellation must be provided in writing and applies from the date it is received by Cork English Academy.
  • If you cancel your accommodation later than 8 days before the arrival date a full refund is due subject to a €200 cancellation charge.
  • If you cancel your accommodation after arrival, leave it early or miss any lessons, including in case of sickness, refund is not given.
  • The school will process the refund within 15 working days of receiving written cancellation notice.

Postponing Eazy City Apartments Accommodation

All accommodation booking postponements, made with at least 28 working days’ notice will be facilitated with no charges. As standard, accommodation is subject to availability for new preferred dates.

Cancelling Eazy City Apartment Accommodation

  • All cancellations made with at least 14 working days’ notice (will be subject to a full refund).
  • Notice of cancellation must be provided in writing and applies from the date it is received by Cork English Academy.
  • If you cancel your accommodation later than 14 days before the arrival date a full refund is due subject to 2 weeks of full accommodation fee.
  • If you cancel your accommodation after arrival, leave it early or miss any lessons, including in case of sickness, refund is not given.
  • The school will process the refund within 15 working days of receiving written cancellation notice.

*Please note as accommodation is a third party service the accommodation postponement and cancellation policy is subject to change in line with their terms and condition updates.

This is a Temporary Policy change to our General Terms & Conditions in response to the Government Directive. We will publish a notification on our website when General Terms & Conditions come back into force.

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