If you want to discover Ireland and the Irish spirit away from all the hustle and bustle of its capital, Dublin, then the university town of Galway is the right place for you. Outside of the English classes, you will have plenty of time to explore Galway. Join in one of the leisure activities, for example, a guided tour of the historical city or an Irish film evening. For more information check the school website.
  • 6
    Courses
  • 800 - 1100
    Living Costs per Month
  • About
  • Programmes
  • Facility & Services
  • Social life

Description

The historic town with its 70,000 inhabitants is not just the economic and cultural capital of the west coast. Its position too, between the much admired Galway Bay on the Atlantic coast and the magical, unspoiled natural countryside, makes it the perfect starting point for your next language trip. Galway City is a thriving, bohemian, cultural city on the western coast of Ireland. Along with being a popular seaside destination with beautiful beaches and long winding promenade, it also has a buzzing cosmopolitan city centre.

About Location

The city is a joy to explore with its labyrinthine cobbled streets, colourful shop facades and busy café/ bar culture. The city is also well known for its many festivals throughout the year with huge crowds gathering for the annual Galway Arts Festival, Races and numerous other events. Old Ireland is present too with turf fires and traditional music featuring in many pubs to compliment your enjoyment of a well earned pint of Guinness.

Teaching Method

Combine your trip to Ireland with a language course at the Eurocentres Partner school, the Galway Language Centre. For almost 30 years, the small, family-run language school in the heart of Galway has been offering a wide range of first-class English courses for adults.In an open and friendly atmosphere and in small groups of no more than 10 people, you can improve your English with the help of qualified and experienced teachers.

Facilities

To give you a comprehensive learning experience, you will have access to a library, a listening lab, a computer room with Internet access and free WiFi in the class room. The restaurant and coffee shop in the same building will take care of all your culinary needs.

  • Cafeteria
  • Computer room
  • Library
  • Student lounge
  • WIFI

Accommodation

  • Homestay
  • Residence

Social Programme

The school organises regular social activities, which help students to mix and make lasting friendships.

Activities

Take an evening stroll along the promenade and watch the sunset over Galway Bay or watch the salmon fishermen in the River Corrib from the perfect vantage point of the Salmon Weir Bridge.

Excursions

  • Trip to Commemara
  • Trip to Aran Islands
  • Trip to Cliffs of Moher
  • Trip to Dublin

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