The English Academy

The EnglishAcademy is situated on Dublin’s main thoroughfare, O’Connell Street, right in the heart of this culturally renowned city centre.

We provide year round English courses at all levels. We are specialists in Cambridge 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.

The EnglishAcademy is an Official Cambridge ESOL Examination Centre, the only one in Dublin City Centre. We were the first active Cambridge Computer based test centre in Ireland.

The EnglishAcademy is also a Cambridge ESOL Teacher trainer centre running the internationally recognised CELTA.

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


This Week........

English courses - registrations are now being taken for our highly successful part time night classes. You can study and take a Cambridge exam with us. Our teachers are trained Cambridge Examiners and the classes are only €200 per 4 weeks.  If you are interested in Cambridge PET, FCE, CAE or CPE then contact reception now or email us on This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Special offers: Currently trying to chose a School? Looking to renew your Visa? Looking to take an exam? Then contact reception today or email us on This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  for advice and guidance on how we can satisfy your needs at the best price possible.

 Cambridge Exams - The English Academy is an Open Centre for the University of Cambridge Main Suite Examinations, we were Ireland's first active Computer Based Test Centre. Exams are open to all students whether you are currently studying in a School or not. Bookings are now being accepted for the following September exams (PET, FCE & CAE). Either download the application form and email it to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  or contact reception today! Exam Entry Form


Exam Date


Closing Date


PET (computer based)

12 September


3 September

Places Available


FCE(computer based)

26 September


12 September

Places Available


CAE(computer Based)

20 September


3 September

Places Available


CPE(paper Based)

4 December


1 November

Places Available


Teacher Training - Monday saw the start of our latest University of Cambridge CELTA Teacher Training course. Good luck to all those involved! Interviews are well underway for our next course which starts on Monday the 29th of September. If you are considering a career change or looking to join exciting world of EFL teaching please contact our Teacher Training CELTA department as soon as possible as all courses sell out well in advance. We are contactable on 01-8726600 or email  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  Application form is available for download here  CELTA Application Form


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Why Study English?


Special offers for Summer 2014


The EnglishAcademy is pleased to announce that we have some very special deals at the moment for course purchased between now and Autumn! Please contact reception or email us for more information on

Free Classes

icon2 Would you like to improve your English? Do you find it hard to find money for English classes? Then why not join our morning free classes taught by trainee teachers?  Monitored by experienced tutors, these trainee English teachers will help you improve your fluency, your pronunciation and your confidence in English. Contact Reception for further information. Please note names now being taken for our next course starting in a few weeks.

Cambridge CELTA Dublin - TEFL Teacher Training

icon3 Teaching English Remains a Strong Career Choice in the Recession. Our next CELTA (Certificate English Language Teaching for Adults) commences on the 29th of  September 2014. If you wish to teach English in Ireland or abroad our 4 week full time course equips successful applicants with a world wide recognised Certificate awarded by the famous University of Cambridge. For further information take a look at our CELTA (TEFL Training) page or alternatively phone or email The English Academy Dublin for further details (01-8726600).

Ultimate Guide to CELTA webinar

Watch the Ultimate Guide to  CELTA webinar and find out: 

- what it’s really like to be an English language teacher 

- how gaining CELTA can help you get a job 

- how you can take CELTA 

- course content and format 

- call or email  us for more information.


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