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Kaplan English School in Dublin

Study English in Dublin

Between the wilderness of the Wicklow mountains and the coast of the Irish Sea, Ireland’s capital combines a modern, cosmopolitan outlook with a deep connection to its past. Dublin is full of incredible sights and stories – from the ancient castle to the glittering Tech Quarter that hosts the headquarters of Google and Facebook.

Regular trips around Ireland
Lively riverside location
Ireland's capital city
Close to student residence
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  • The Dublin English school regularly organizes excursions to local landmarks and events
  • Excellent transport links and the school is just a five-minute walk from the city center 
  • This is also an accredited CELTA center offering teacher training courses and exams
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School Information

About our Dublin English school

School facilities

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Student lounge
Study center
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Other information

  • University Placement Service

Our University Placement Service (UPS) allows you to benefit from our extensive network of partner universities and colleges. Combined with our wealth of experience, we help you gain entry to graduate and undergraduate courses. Learn more

  • Exam Preparation Academys

Our Dublin school specialises in supporting students to achieve the highest possible IELTS result. IELTS preparation classes will be available in the morning and afternoon and you will have the option to take regular mock IELTS tests. You will be taught by teachers who have been trained to specialise in IELTS and will receive support throughout your course with tutorials and study plans focusing on maximising your IELTS score

  • School holidays

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Accreditation & memberships

This Kaplan International Languages school is accredited by the ACELS (Accreditation and Co-ordination of English Language Services), and is a member of Marketing English in Ireland, an organization representing the best English language schools in the country.

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Student accommodation in Dublin


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  • Share meals with your hosts every day
  • Speak English in a relaxed, natural setting
  • A range of options including twin rooms, en-suite and private bathrooms

Ideal for students who want to discover local culture and customs with a friendly host, in a home environment. 

  • Share meals with your hosts every day
  • Speak English in a relaxed, natural setting
  • A range of options including twin rooms, en-suite and private bathrooms

Ardcairn House (Single)

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  • Single ensuite rooms

  • Shared kitchens

  • Onsite supermarket and bowling alley

  • Communal putting course

  • Roof terrace available

  • 24/7 support

  • Laundry facilities and bike storage

Ardcairn House (Single)

In the bustling centre of Dublin, Ardcairn House is perfectly placed just a 15 minute walk from the river Liey and Dublin's world famous Temple Bar where students can enjoy the very best in Irish culture. Live music spills out from the many pubs and bars in the area and you are spoilt for choice for amazing places to eat. The residence have stylish bedrooms with private bathrooms and shared kitchens, perfect for practising English outside of the classroom. For added convenience, there is an onsite supermarket and for added fun, an onsite bowling alley, golf putting course and music room. After a busy day exploring, relax on the roof terrace and take in the sights of the city.

You will have 24 hour staff on hand to help, high speed 100MB broadband and wi- as standard in all rooms, on-site laundry facilities and bike storage.

  • Single ensuite rooms

  • Shared kitchens

  • Onsite supermarket and bowling alley

  • Communal putting course

  • Roof terrace available

  • 24/7 support

  • Laundry facilities and bike storage

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Social Activities

What to do in Dublin

Our Dublin school has a dedicated social program, designed to help you explore the city and build friendships, through organised events and activities.

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Frequently asked questions about studying English in Dublin

Why learn English at our Dublin school?

The stunning capital city of Dublin harmoniously blends cosmopolitan ambiance with profound historical roots and nearby natural beauty. You’ll be able to explore the city’s remarkable attractions, ranging from the time-honored castle to the gleaming Tech Quarter, where renowned giants like Google and Facebook have set up their headquarters.  

Located in the heart of Dublin, our esteemed English school will ensure you are immersed within the city’s rich cultural tapestry with frequent excursions to local landmarks and events. With excellent transportation links and just a mere five-minute stroll from the city center, our school provides easy access to all that Dublin has to offer. Additionally, as an accredited CELTA center, we also provide teacher training courses and examinations for aspiring educators. We really do have something for everyone! 

How much does it cost to learn English in Dublin?

The cost of your trip depends entirely on the course you choose and where you stay. For a more accurate estimate of how much learning in Dublin will cost, please use our quote tool. At Kaplan, we do our best to provide a range of courses and accommodation options that suit most budgets, but this is not always possible. 

Alternatively, you can also talk to one of our advisors who can help you create a custom package that suits your budget. 

Will I need a visa to study in Dublin?

Depending on your nationality, you may need a visa to study in Dublin. Please contact one of our advisors to find out more. 

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