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Academic Year/Study & Work Course (AC15)

Course Code



Duration Price (€)
Course Fee 2,355.00


Description Price (€)
Exam Fee (TIE) 100

Accommodation Options

Description Price (€)
Host Family (single room) €240 per week
Host Family (standard) €190 per week

Academic Year programme for non-EU students. Course consists of 20 lessons per week (15 hours) for 25 weeks with 27 weeks holiday period.

This course is recognised by the Department of Education and ACELS and entitles non-EU students to work legally on a part-time basis during the study period and full-time during the holiday period. See here for rules on full-time and part-time work.

We offer full support to students for job and accommodation searching, preparation of cv’s, opening bank accounts and registration with immigration (GNIB).

All courses are taught by fully qualified, native speaking teachers. Maximum class size is 15.

Optional for non-EU/EEA students: One year health insurance: €120 per year. You are required to have health insurance if you are registering with the immigration office (GNIB). If you are travelling with your own health insurance, make sure it meets the official requirements (PDF document on the GNIB web site).

Please note that non-EU/EEA students must be enrolled on a daytime course of study to comply with Department of Justice visa regulations.

Special offer for renewals

If you have already registered with INIS (Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service), are resident in Dublin and have already done one year of study/work, you can pay just €1,600 for this course, plus a €30 book charge. This price is for personal callers only.


  • Monday to Thursday: 09:00 to 13:10 (including a 25 minute break)
  • Friday: free

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