Cork English College

Excellence in Teaching English since 1978

CEC  is family-run organisation 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 we 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 your 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, BULATS, TOEIC and TOLES examination centre in Cork.

We look forward to hearing from you.
Marc Cullen

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What They Say...

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Hi, I’m Gianluca, I’ve been here for 4 weeks. I met a lot of friends. The staff of the school is first class.
Gianluca, Italian
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I was very happy to stay one month here! The lessons are very useful and the activities always interesting! I’ve met a lot of friends from around the world. Thank you for all!
Severine, French
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