Academic Year Programme

Dates: Any Monday (except school and bank holidays), minimum 25 weeks.

Key Information

The Academic Year Programme for Non-European students develop all aspects of the English language including speaking, pronunciation, listening, reading and writing. The focus is on improving your ability to communicate clearly and effectively.

Course Details


Standard General English

The Standard Academic Year programme includes:

  • 20 morning lessons
  • 8 weeks holidays

There are 6 class levels from Beginners to Advanced (A1 to C1).

Intensive General English

The Intensive Academic Year programme includes:

  • 20 morning lessons
  • 10 afternoon lessons
  • 8 weeks holidays

There are 6 class levels from Beginners to Advanced (A1 to C1).

This course is for non-European (non EU/EEA) students who wish to improve all basic English skills, and want a course that will help them improve quickly. You will increase your fluency and accuracy in English, and gain practical language skills through lessons and interactions in English. You will develop confidence in your language skills, and improve your understanding of the world through English. You also have the opportunity to work as well as study while in Ireland.

This programme includes 25 weeks tuition and 8 weeks holidays.