School Center of English Studies was founded in 1979 and has accumulated 40 years of experience teaching English to students from all over the world. Representative offices of CES are open in Dublin, London, Toronto, and many other cities. All teachers in the Dublin school have a higher education, certified ACELS, EFL qualifications. An important criterion for the selection of teachers is experience, enthusiasm, a positive attitude, the ability to make learning a language fascinating.
All CES schools offer family accommodation, a wide range of hotels, residences. Deep academic knowledge, administrative skills, long-term experience of employees means that CES provides services that meet the high requirements of customers.
In 2007, the educational institution was awarded the title "Star English School in Europe." CES is the only school nominated for this award for 5 consecutive years. CES Dublin is the official IELTS, PEARSON test center.
Standard General English is aimed at students who want to improve the general level of English, to communicate more freely while working, traveling, everyday life.
Classes include working to improve related speech, listening, reading, writing, understanding, communication skills. The learning process includes vocabulary increase, grammar improvement, language structure. CES lessons solve communicative tasks, are conducted using innovative educational materials, modern technologies and the CES online platform.
Program participants receive qualified training, constant feedback, moving forward steadily and steadily. Students take part in an exciting social program, independently or in groups, get acquainted with the rich history and culture of Ireland.
Long Term Afternoon General English Course is designed for students seeking to improve the general level of English. Classes are held in the afternoon, the minimum program duration is 25 weeks. Students receive qualified training, constant feedback, guaranteeing fast, steady progress.
Long Term Afternoon General English is accredited by the ILEP and is suitable for students who come from outside the EU to apply for a long-term student visa.
Intensive General English course is suitable for students who want to get the most out of standard classes, progress as quickly as possible. Morning classes are held according to the standard program and include speech training, listening, reading, writing, improving understanding, communication skills. Intensive classes initiate the improvement of conversational speech, communication skills, they are used in the form of discussions, thematic debates, events, real language material, examples of everyday communication. Teachers provide additional work on pronunciation, help to increase overall confidence in language proficiency.
Morning classes are held according to the standard program - additional individual classes satisfy the individual needs of each student. Before the first individual lesson, students undergo a test analysis that helps the teacher build classes according to the student’s specific needs. All students of the program receive a final report that describes in detail their successes, as well as areas that should be paid closer attention to when formulating a prospective study plan.
Students undergo standard training in the mornings, business English lessons - three times a week in the afternoon. Lessons can be adapted to the needs of any particular group of students; they teach students to confidently use specialized business English.
Multi-Detination gives you the opportunity to learn more about the culture, social life of Ireland. Students can share their stay at their discretion, start studying in England or Ireland, choose a standard or intensive course as one of the academic components.
CES offers the One to One program - a training program for business people who are interested in the fastest possible language progress. The educational process is based on the educational needs of a particular student.
NCUK, the Northern Consortium, a consortium of leading UK universities, designed to provide international students with guaranteed access to universities around the world. Successful completion of the pre-session program of the English language CE / NCUK guarantees students admission to the Foundation NCUK of one of the partner universities:
The Cambridge FCE Fast Track Preparation Course is available to adults, younger students, it is focused on obtaining the highest possible FCE result. Each student receives special training materials for the preparation for the exam, passes the examination test, on the structure, content, which coincides with the actual practice of Cambridge FCE.
Before entering, all candidates undergo preliminary testing, which allows them to determine their level of language proficiency and take it into account when preparing for testing.
The preparatory classes for the Cambridge exam are aimed at preparing students for one of the prestigious Cambridge exams - FCE. Cambridge exams are held four times a year (March, June, August, December). Classes end a week before the date of the exam. Training First Certificate is guaranteed to be held at CES Dublin.
CES International Summer School combines Fast Track Cambridge FCE training with a program of sports, entertainment and cultural events. The lessons are aimed at developing basic language skills with a special focus on preparing for the FCE exam, which completes the course.
CES Dublin is the official IELTS test center, the only private language school in Dublin offering the opportunity to study, take the IELTS exam at the center where the training is conducted.
IELTS exams take place two to three times a month. The full IELTS course is held all year round from Monday to Friday from 9.00 to 13.00.
The program combines standard general English classes, preparation for internationally recognized IELTS testing. During the morning classes, students develop skills related to speech, listening, reading, writing, working on linguistic knowledge, increasing vocabulary, deepening their understanding of grammar, language structure. The afternoon classes are devoted to preparing for IELTS, mastering the methodology of testing.
Cambridge exam preparation courses include preparing students for one of the prestigious Cambridge exams - CAE. Cambridge exams are held four times a year (March, June, August, December). Preparation is completed one week before the date of the exam.
A 2-week intensive course will prepare the student for the IELTS exam. The training material allows you to work out the main aspects of the language, mastering the methodology of the exam.
At the end of each week, students undergo CES testing based on the largest IELTS test center. Classes are conducted by specially trained teachers. All students take the IELTS exam before completing the course.
The Center of English Studies Dublin offers one-, two-week continuing-education courses for teachers. Occupation Topics:
The CELTA course at the University of Cambridge is the most recognized introductory qualification for teacher training in the UK, Ireland and abroad. The course is addressed to teachers with different levels of language proficiency. The CELTA certificate gives the bearer the right to teach English to foreigners in England, Ireland, around the world. Teachers get an idea of the specifics of the functioning of the functioning school, practice communicating with students. Each course is tested by an approved Cambridge English external examiner to ensure that the highest standards are met.
CES Dublin International Junior Summer School combines teaching English with a rich cultural and sports program. Morning classes develop basic language skills: speaking, listening, reading, writing. Work on vocabulary, pronunciation is integrated into each session. Teachers use role-playing games, AV-technology, work on projects, the tasks of the development of student communication skills. The second half of the day is devoted to sports, educational activities of choice (zumba, yoga, drama, decorative arts), cultural, tourist trips (Dublin, its surroundings). The entertainment program includes two evening activities, including a disco.
Junior Super Intensive Program - a new intensive youth program . Morning classes are held according to the standard program, including working out the main areas: listening, speaking, writing, reading. The study of vocabulary, grammar, classes and the improvement of pronunciation are conducted in each lesson. Three extra classes take place in the evenings, they are focused on the development of communication skills. Students are engaged in project work, role-playing games. Daily classes include the study of Irish culture, mythology. Two evenings are devoted to social, cultural, sports activities.
CES, the Irish Rugby Institute (IRI) has developed a program to learn English for beginning rugby players. The goal of the course is to improve all aspects of the game, join the young IRI players, significantly improve the level of English proficiency. Students will attend standard English classes from 09.30 to 12.45 from Monday to Friday, four days in the evenings - rugby training from 14.00 to 16.45 with IRI.
The school offers family accommodation, accommodation in a residence. One of the best ways to learn more about people living in Ireland is to choose a family home. All host families are carefully selected to ensure consistently high standards, warm reception. Host families offer accommodation in a suburb of Dublin, the average time to the city center is 30-40 minutes by bus or train. Half-board includes breakfast, dinner on weekdays, full-board on weekends.
Students over 18 years old can choose a residence that offers half board or self-catering. CES Dublin offers students accommodation in the new Binary Hub residence located in the center of Dublin. Advantages - stylish rooms, 20 minutes walk to Dublin Castle, Trinity College, Temple Bar, National College of Art, Design.
CES Dublin offers two student dormitories, located at a distance of 4 kilometers to the school and city center - Crestfield, Auburn House. All rooms have one double or two single beds, a modern bathroom, Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a desk, and storage space. Both residences have a common, fully equipped kitchen, living room. Residences are equipped with a private garden with patio. There is Wi-Fi, laundry service, weekly cleaning of the room, fresh bed linen, towels.
Academic classes are held in the morning on weekdays from 9 to 13 hours, additional individual or intensive lessons are held in the afternoon. The rest of the time is devoted to social events, excursions, communication with classmates.
Dublin is a popular holiday destination in Europe, offering travelers a varied holiday - exploring the ancient ruins of an active nightlife. Modern transport system of Dublin provides access to all the attractions of the city, the Dublin Bay.
The program of cultural, social events is an important part of the educational process, allowing to improve English. It includes full-day trips, excursions, walks, social school activities.
The schedule of each student, in addition to academic classes, includes:
Weekend excursions are paid extra.
The CES Dublin language school is ideally located in the heart of the historic city of Dublin, near the main attractions of the Irish capital - Trinity College, Dublin Castle, Temple Bar. CES Dublin is an equal opportunities school, focused on meeting the educational needs of different levels of students. Students are engaged in small groups, the maximum number of students - 14 people.
CES Dublin is one of the best schools in the English language in Ireland, which has educational equipment and recreational space:
Tuition fees Centre of English Studies Dublin CES:
Program name (number of lessons per week)
Cost of education
Standard General English Course ( 20 )
2-25 + weeks
from 565 € / 2 weeks
Intensive General English Course ( 26 )
2-25 + weeks
From 676 € / 2 weeks.
Combination Course Standard Course plus One to One (20 group , 5 individual )
From 1090 € / 2 weeks.
General English and Business (26 )
2-25 + weeks.
From 676 € / 2 weeks .
Multi-Destination Course (26)
From 4875 € / 25 weeks.
One to One Lessons ( individually )
67 € / h.
Gene ral English with Work Experience (at least 4 weeks) + work experience (not paid)
From 4 weeks.
550 € - employment fee
CES / NCUK University Pre-Sessional English Program (26)
3614 € / 3 months
6712 € / 6 months
8756 € / 8 months
English Language & Start Sailing Course (20)
2000 € / 2 weeks
Cambridge FCE Fast Track Preparation Course (20)
1434 € / 4 weeks.
Long Term Afternoon General English Course (20)
2750 € / 25 weeks.
Registration fee - 65 €
Full Time IELTS Preparation ( 20 )
2-25 + weeks
from 565 € / 2 weeks
Standard Course + IELTS Preparation (26)
2-25 + weeks
from 565 € / 2 weeks
Cambridge Preparation Course CAE (20 )
From 2070 € / 9 weeks.
Exam fee - 180 €
Cambridge Preparation Course CAE (20)
From 2070 € / 9 weeks.
Exam fee - 190 €
From 676 € / 2 weeks . + 205 € examination fee
Further Development Courses for English Language Teachers (20)
1, 2 weeks
359 € / week
Celta - Teacher Training - combined English language course, teacher training (20 group, 5 individual)
from 1254 € / week
Junior English Language and Activity Program
Junior Super Intensive Summer Course
1642 € / 2 weeks
English Language and Rugby Summer Course
1850 € / 2 weeks
FCE Fast Track Exam Preparation + Activity Program
from 4 weeks
from 3111 € / 4 weeks
Cost of living:
The school accepts students from 16 years.
Students aged 16-17 study together with adult students, studying additional modules, attending certain extracurricular activities. Juvenile students observe a curfew and return up to 22 hours
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