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Grab 10% any course between now and the end of 2015.

You must book before 15/12/2014, but can take your course any time up to the end of 2015. Details of this offer are here.

Are you already in Dublin? We have special offers on English classes here..

English Courses

From ages 8 (and younger) to age 80 (and older), we have courses to suit everyone.

See the full course listing here.

Teacher Training

Interested in a career in ESL? Since 1975 we have been offering Teacher Training programmes to native and fluent speakers of English.

The Irish Dept. of Education CELT programme is officially equivalent to the British CELTA and TESOL programmes and costs about 35% less.

Read more about the CELT programme here.


Ayano from Japan
I had a great time in DSE. When I arrived, I couldn't speak English very well. Our teachers taught us very kindly. They helped me after school with questions like banking and transport and life in Dublin. Now, I have a lot of friends from other countries!

auroraAurora from Spain
It was in the mid seventies. The school was small and familiar, teachers and students mixed together and we had great fun. I am glad it has improved so much, but as the song goes "I remember Dublin School in the rare old times." Great memories.

brunoBruno from Brazil
The best English school you'll find in Ireland. Great teachers, well orientated staff and all the infrastructure that you may need. I took the six months advanced English course and have no complaints about it.

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Marketing English in Ireland 2014 Workshop. Pictured: Stephanie Helliwell, Alphe Conferences, UK; Steve Burt, ppi/, UK; Murtagh Forde, ATC Language & Travel, Ireland; and Francis Crossen, Dublin School of English, Ireland. — with Francis Crossen and Murtagh Forde.

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Aoife from UCD's Erasmus Student network has invited DSE students to this. The notice is *very* short, but at EUR 80 for a weekend including tours and accommodation it is a great deal.

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24 hours ago

ESN Goes To Kerry!

October 24, 2014, 12:30pm

Kerry, Ireland

ESN Goes To Kerry! Hello Ladies ad Gents! From the 24th to 26th October your ESN will be running a trip to the beautiful county Kerry! For those of you wishing to explore what Ireland has to offer, here's is what we will be getting up to... --> Meeting at the Montrose Hotel (opposite UCD main entrance) at 12.30 on the Friday. Please bring food and drink for the journey! --> *Fantastic* pub crawl for you all on the Friday night! --> Saturday will be a visit to the Ring of Kerry, for a private tour where you will see the sights! Examples of which are MacGillycuddy's Reeks mountain range, the Lakes of Kilarney, and Kilarney National Park! We will also be stopping at the local 'Bog Village' for lunch. --> Saturday night will feature some super fun shenanigans, where will be taking you to a nightclub! --> Sunday will consist of a guided tour around the rock of Cashel! VERY IMPORTANT! Please bring wet weather clothing, and food and drink for the coach journey; approximately 4hrs long! Tickets will be on sale From Friday the 17th October at the Global Lounge 10am-2pm, and next week! Deposit=20e, whole ticket=80e! Much Love, Your ESN team x

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2 days ago

Ali Zableh, Bozhidar Hariskov and 1 other like this

Thiago PassosWhat about a spaghetti carbonara with white wine? Sound's good isn't?1   ·  2 days ago

Dublin School of EnglishBut where's the egg, thiago?2 days ago

Thiago PassosIn the sauce...the carbonara sauce is a egg base sauce...;-)2 days ago

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