Learn English in Cork City, Ireland

Cork English Academy gives international students the confidence and ability to study, work and live in an English-speaking environment.

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

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

English Language Courses

We offer a range of quality programs in the English language including:

  • general english
  • Exam Preparation
  • Academic Year / Study and Study
  • English in Cork
  • Cork City,

It offers a friendly environment that gives students the opportunity to use and practice English with native speakers and locals and gain a better understanding of Irish life and culture.

Social Activity Program

We offer a diverse and interesting Social Activity Program with free workshops, local visits and activities to give you the opportunity to practice your English language skills in real situations.

Free Workshops

We offer our students 4 free workshops (Monday to Thursday) every week, both in the morning and in the afternoon.

Each workshop lasts half an hour and is open to all language levels. It’s a great way for students to practice their English while having fun and making new friends.

  • Business English
  • learning strategies
  • Pronunciation
  • Grammar
  • Chat
  • Audio book
  • Music
  • Table games
  • Creative Writing
  • Jobs Club
  • Movie Club
  • Vocabulary
  • Local Visits
  • Social Program,

Encourages students to discover beautiful places of interest in Cork. We organize 3 activities/tours per week visiting Cork City and some of the most famous places in Ireland.

  • St Finbarre’s Cathedral
  • Crawford Art Gallery
  • Cork City Gaol
  • Lewis Glucksman Art Gallery
  • Shandon Bells and Church
  • British Market
  • Blarney Caste
  • Blackrock Castle
  • Triskel Art Center
  • Franciscan Well Brewery

Activities and tours are organized with students in mind, so they are usually free or low cost.

We offer a mix of daily and evening tours so there’s always something to fit the busy student schedule.


Carefully selected Accommodation options close to the school.

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

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

School Recognition

Recognized by ACELS, a service of Irish Quality and Qualifications for teaching English, we offer an excellent range of high quality courses to meet your needs.

Cork English Academy is also a member of Marketing English in Ireland (MEI), an association that represents the best English language schools in Ireland.