Language course English in Dublin

IH Dublin

Learn English in Dublin at our partner school, IH Dublin. The IH language school in Dublin is located in a brand new, impressive five storey modern building between Talbot and Amiens Street  and less than 600 meters from O’Connel Street. The school has 42 classrooms and a floor to ceiling window atrium overlooking private landscaped development and stunning views of the city of Dublin. Located in the heart of Dublin and offering stunning views of the city; International House Dublin is ideal for students of all ages and backgrounds. Students who choose to study with International House Dublin, enjoy a top quality learning experience, in a friendly and supportive environment.

Key features of our partner English school:

  • Accredited by ACELS, EAQUALS and member of IH and RELSA
  • Students from over 50 different countries 
  • 42 classrooms equipped with interactive whiteboard, DVD and multimedia equipment
  • Rooftop restaurant & Outdoor terrace
  • Student relaxation rooms throughout the building
  • Access to large college library and self-access study / material
  • Computer facilities & free Wi-Fi
  • Minimum age: 16 years

Social Programme

All year round, our partner school plans and organises a varied programme of enjoyable activities and excursions. The social programme consists of visits to historical and cultural attractions as well as evenings of dance, music, cinema and drama. Activities include:

  • Museum or Gallery visits to for example: Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin writers Museum
  • Guiness Storehouse
  • Theatre trips
  • Pub and Dance nights
  • Irish dancing lessons
  • Cinema
  • Excursions to for example Glendalough, Galway and Kilkenny Town
Activity programme Dublin

Please note that these excursions and activities are not included in the course prices, but are not obligatory either. You will receive more information on them upon arrival. They are organized by the school. StudyTravel is not responsible for them and they, therefore, cannot be booked through us.

Please click here for this school's junior programs (9-16 years old) at Wesley College.


The intensive course is designed to help you communicate in spoken and written English. Intensive courses are held for beginner, elementary, intermediate and advanced levels. This is a concentrated programme of English study (15 or 20 lessons per week) that allows you time for out-of-class activities.

With the intensive course of 20 hours per week, lessons normally take place in the morning from 09.00 - 13.30 hours.

The course with 15 lessons per week will take place from Monday to Friday from 13.45 to 17.00. 

Minimum age is 16 years.


The combined course includes 20 lessons of the intensive course and 5 or 10 individual lessons each week. The group lessons normally take place in the morning from 9.00 - 13.30 hours. Usually you can choose the time of the individual lessons in the afternoon together with your teacher. Minimum combined course duration is one week.

Minimum age is 16 years.

Golden Age

The school in Ireland has designed an exciting English language course exclusively for the over 50's age group. The Golden Age course combines enjoyable English language practice with exciting opportunities to explore Ireland's unique cultural heritage.

In addition to language classes (2 lessons per day), the program consists of various activities (also 2 lessons per day).

In the morning you start with 2 lessons in which all aspects of learning the English language are discussed, with an emphasis on practical language use. So what do you need to express yourself well in English in everyday life. The other 2 lessons most days take place outside the school building and are filled with so-called "excursion lessons". For example, the participants visit a square where there is a lot of art and discuss it. Other examples include a visit to the National Museum or an "Oscar Wilde" walk through Dublin. In the afternoon, participants can join the activity program that is organized for all students (for a fee).

Minimum age is 50 years.

Commercial English

The commercial English course consists of 20 lessons Business English per week.

In today’s fast-paced world, confidence in communicating through English is vital for both employability and successful business. Our Business English Course is designed to deliver fast and effective training. The business section of the course includes the following modules:

  • Participating in meetings & discussions
  • Negotiating
  • Using the telephone effectively
  • Giving clear and concise presentations
  • Entertaining clients
  • Learning strategies for the future

Minimum age is 16 years.

Cambridge Exam FCE & CAE

This Cambridge exam course is designed to help prepare you for the Cambridge examination at FCE and CAE level. 

The Cambridge exam course is highly intensive and combines general English tuition with exam preparation. The exams will sometimes take place in the weekend or in the week after the course. Please take this in account when booking your flights. The extra night or week of accommodation is NOT included in the price. (prices on request)

You can start any Monday, but we recommend that you start at least 8 weeks prior to the exam. This way you can do the exam right after the course. You may enter a Cambridge course only after you have taken a special pre-test and your level has been assessed. 

To read more about the Cambridge examination course please click here.

Minimum age is 16 years.


If you want to end your language course with an official diploma, for example because you want to study or work in England or Ireland, we recommend this preparation course for the IELTS exam. This exam is often required for admission to universities or courses in England and Ireland.

This preparation course is possible from 1 week but we recommend to take at least 4 weeks. The course consists of 20 hours of lessons per week general English and exam preparation.

If you want to take the IELTS exam on site after the language course, you must register well before the exam date at

For more information on the IELTS examination course please click here

Minimum age is 16 years.