Study English in Ireland


English Language Course Description

The English Language Academic Year 25 Week Course is a visa eligible language course and listed on the ILEP.
This language training programme entitles Non-EU students to an eight months visa.
Non-EU language students are allowed to remain in Ireland for 8 months (25-week course and 8 weeks holidays)
The visa allows Non-EU students to take up part-time employment for the duration of the study and work visa.
Please read immigration requirements carefully.

85% attendance is necessary to fulfil visa requirements. The course results in mandatory TIE / IELTS external exams.
Slaney Language Centre Exam Policy

New students can join this course on any Monday (except for weeks where Monday is a national holiday( from 1 March to the end of September.

We recommend this English Language Course if you

  • are a Non-EU national and wish to stay in Ireland for a minimum of 8 months.
  • wish to take up casual work in the evenings or on weekends.
  • wish to make rapid progress in your general fluency in English.
  • wish to sit an internationally recognized exam (TIE, IELTS)
  • want to enjoy your learning experience in a supportive and welcoming environment.
  • are looking for a quality product at an affordable price.
  • are interested in Ireland, its culture and its people
  • enjoy meeting people from different parts of the world.

What’s included?

  • 20 English Lessons (= 15 full hours) per week
  • Online Level Test
  • Balanced syllabus with a focus on both, grammar and communication.
  • Monthly Self-Study Exam Preparation one hour sessions.
  • Permission to take up part-time work (up to 20 hours during the duration of the course and 40 hours during the 8 weeks holidays)
  • Weekly Progress Tests
  • WIFI
  • Certificate of Attendance

Language Course Details:

Timetable (Mondays to Fridays)
9.30 to 12.45 (coffee break from 11.00 to 11.15)

Course Length
25 weeks + 8 weeks holidays

Class sizes:
Average low season: 5
Average high season: 12
Maximum number of students at all times: 15

Minimum Entry Level:
Maximum Entry Level:

Minimum Age:

Course  Availability:
All year round

Fees in €:

Course Fee 3200 (Renewal Prices on Request)

Course Booking Fee: 50

TIE Exam Fee: 180
IELTS Exam Fee: 220

Course Book Second Hand: 20
Course Book New: 40
We buy books back for 15 if they are in good condition