Cork has long been a centre of learning. In fact UCC (University College Cork) has been ranked amongst the top university campuses in the world, which is very significant considering the relatively small population of Cork.
Every year our city and town squares and streets seem to spill over with the arrival of foreign students eager to learn English. There are many reasons for this. Primarily as Cork is a small city is generally very safe very safe by comparison to other destinations. Secondly and most importantly is the quality of English teaching that is available in the region. Following is a brief list of some of the top schools in the region.
Cork English College
Located in the centre of Cork City, on the banks of the River Lee. The college is one of the best places to learn English in Cork. At the college you can be assured that you will receive the service that you expect from one of the most established schools in Ireland. They are one of the leading providers of E.F.L. (English as a Foreign Language) in Ireland through the provision of teaching services with outstanding quality and professionalism in a warm and friendly environment.
Cork English College is recognised by the Department of Education for the Teaching of English as a Foreign Language and by the German Bildungsurlaubsgesetzt (Hamburg/Berlin/Rheinland Pfalz). It is an ideal place to learn English in Cork. www.corkenglishcollege.ie
Atlantic S.E.A.L (School of English & Active Leisure)
Based in Schull in West Cork, the school combines quality English teaching with an active outdoor curriculum in a stunning seaside location. The biggest problem here is that no one ever wants to go home! www.atlantic-english.com
Active Centre of English Learning
The first English teaching school in Cork, they recently celebrated 40 years in business. Founded in 1975, they have an excellent reputation for the quality of their teaching. www.acetireland.ie
The University Language Centre at University College Cork
Founded in 1845, the University has an enviable international reputation and consistently ranks within the top 250 universities in the world. www.ucc.ie/en/esol/courses/
If you are looking to learn English in Cork, please contact us here and we can provide further information.