Educational Leave/Bildungsurlaub in Cork City Ireland

Bildungsurlaub or educational leave is a special form of job vacation available to those working in Germany.

Bildungsurlaub allows employees to attend courses on special kinds of topics during their working time – up to 5 days per year. To enable this, courses and institutions need to be acknowledged for Bildungsurlaub.


People thinking about taking educational leave can chose an English language course in Cork English Academy.

Please feel free to view our recognitions here or by logging onto the Federal State websites listed below and search for Cork English Academy:

* Baden Wuerttemberg BW (
* Berlin BE (
* Brandenburg BB (
* Hamburg HH (
* Mecklenburg-Vorpommern MV
* Niedersachsen NI (
* Rheinland-Pfalz RP (
* Sachsen-Anhalt ST (
* Schleswig-Holstein SH (
* Tuehringen TH (

PLEASE NOTE: Berlin requests new recognitions each time Cork English Academy receives a student booking. Please contact us for more information if you are living and working in Berlin and thinking of studying abroad.

Cork English Academy can organise Host Family or Shared Apartment accommodation for your stay in Cork.