CEC – Cork English College is family-run school that was established in 1978. We take great pride in the service and personal attention we provide for each of our clients. CEC is recognised by ACELS , a service of Quality and Qualifications Ireland , for English Language Teaching (ELT). CEC is also a member of Quality English and are full members of EAQUALS . In addition to offering an extensive range of English language programmes for adults and juniors, CEC organises all elements of the stay in Ireland. We also help and support you with transfers to and from the airport, accommodation, social activities and excursions. CEC is an authorised Cambridge ESOL, IELTS, OET, BULATS, LANGUAGE CERT, TOEIC and TOLES examination centre. CEC is an award winning school having been named “Best Language School” at the Irish Education Awards in 2019, 2020 & 2021.

  • Established: 1978
  • Classrooms: 30
  • Average Age: 28
  • General and Intensive English
  • Exam English
  • Business English
  • Professional and Executive English
  • Work and Study
  • Mini-Stay / Groups
  • Junior Programme
  • High School Placement
  • Teacher Training
  • Part-Time English
  • English + Activity
  • University Pathway
  • Homestay 
  • Residence
  • Hotel
  • B&B
  • Private Apartment
  • Library
  • Computer Lab
  • Cafeteria/Canteen
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Vending Machine
  • Study Area
  • Student Recreation Room
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Sports Activitiees
  • Social and Cultural Activities
  • Prayer room & meeting rooms
Exam Preparation Centre for:

  • Cambridge
  • Trinity College London
  • TIE
  • OET
  • Linguaskill

Authorised Exam Centre for:

  • Cambridge
  • OET






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