Welcome to The English Academy


Our English Courses

We provide year round English courses at all levels. We are specialists in Cambridge English and IELTS exam preparation courses which equip students with the English qualifications needed to secure themselves a better job, career or for entry to university.

Our experienced teachers, superb nationality mix and bright, well equipped modern school mean our students have a memorable learning experience for learning English in Dublin, all at very best price in Dublin guaranteed.


Cambridge English Exams

The English Academy School of English is an Authorised University of Cambridge Open Examination Centre, the only one in Dublin City Centre. We were the first active University of Cambridge Computer based test centre in Ireland. We offer paper and computer based versions of all the popular Cambridge English Examinations all year round.


Teacher Training (Cambridge CELTA)

The English Academy is also a Cambridge English Teachng Awards centre running the internationally recognised Cambridge CELTA. If you pick any country in your Atlas to go and teach ELT in, you can be pretty much guaranteed that the Cambridge CELTA TEFL qualification will be the one recognised there (including Ireland of course).

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Why Choose Us?

We are very proud of our success, the friendly atmosphere that we encourage and the achievements that our students regularly obtain.
The success of our philosophy is borne out by the high percentage of students that renew courses with us and large numbers of referrals to our School.


✓ Location - The English Academy offers a very high standard of education in one of the most convenient locations Dublin has to offer.

✓ Convenience - We provide year round English courses at all levels full time and part time.

✓ Accreditation - We are recognised by ACELS, a service of Quality and Qualifications Ireland, for English language teaching (ELT).

✓ Recognition – The key difference is as you can take a Cambridge English Exam in the school itself after your course you can prove your English level in over 130 countries worldwide.

We feel our main strength is the standard of care we offer. As a relatively small school, the directors know all of our students. Students learn best when relaxed so we try to make every student feel like they are at home.
It is important that you are confident when you choose which school to study at and we hope that The English Academy will prove to be the right choice for you.

✓ Experience – We have helped thousands of students achieve their goals since 2004.

✓ Quality - All our Academic staff are qualified native teachers with an average of over 15 years EFL teaching experience.

✓ Value – We challenge you to find a better course cheaper anywhere in Ireland.

✓ Immigration – All our courses are recognised on the ILEP and your fees are fully protected by Learner Protection Insurance.

Latest News

  • Cambridge CELTA – Teacher Training

    Teaching English Remains a Strong Career Choice. Our next CELTA (Certificate English Language Teaching for Adults) commences on the 28th of  September 2015. If you wish to teach English in Ireland or abroad our 4 week full course equips successful applicants with a world wide recognised Certificate awarded by the University of Cambridge. Take a look at our CELTA (TEFL) Continue Reading

  • Learner Protection Insurance

    Note for Visa Students:  Please note that course fee protection insurance is now available on all courses of over 3 month duration in accordance with guidelines laid out for learner protection by The Qualifications and Quality Assurance (Education and Training Act 2012). We were the first ACELS school in Ireland to offer this specific insurance

  • Special Offers

    The English Academy is pleased to announce that we have some very special deals at the moment for course purchased this Summer! Get up to 30% discount on the weekly standard rates if you buy 4 weeks or longer in advance. Please contact reception or email us for more information.

  • Cambridge English Exams

    For all the latest exam dates, prices and availability check out our new exam portal on www.cambridgeexams.ie  


6-7 Burgh Quay, Dublin 2, Ireland

+ 353 1 8726 600