Quality English courses in Galway, Atlantic Language Galway

Atlantic Language Galway is a dynamic English language school based in the heart of Ireland's cultural capital.

Atlantic Language Galway is a dynamic, modern, purpose-built school providing English language programmes for a host of international students from all over the world.

The charms of the city, its people and the special character of the West of Ireland all play a role in making our students’ time in Galway particularly memorable.

Quality English writes..."This school is in the most wonderful location in beautiful Galway, Ireland, with a view of Galway Bay and The Burren from the large picture window and outside terrace. Purpose built and impressive in its layout, the classrooms surround a large communal area from where excellent services are directly accessible"



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School Features

  • Established 1993, recognised by Department of Education and Science, Ireland
  • Winner LTM Star English Language School Europe 2009
  • Located Galway city centre,'Cultural Capital of Ireland' on Ireland's beautiful west coast
  • Modern 21st Century building, 28 classrooms, free internet and wifi, library, café, roof top garden
  • Top quality academic staff along with warm, professional and friendly staff members
  • Variety of English language courses suitable for juniors, adults and families
  • City centre apartments along with friendly Galway host families
  • Exciting Social Activity Proramme immersing students into West of Ireland culture


Atlantic Language Galway offers a broad range of courses that have been carefully designed and prepared to meet the general and particular needs of students who choose us as their location to learn and enhance their English language skills.

Atlantic courses are grouped into one of the 6 following categories-General English, Exam Preparation, Juniors & Groups, Foundation Programme, Teachers and Part Time Courses.

Academic Year Programme Intensive General English - AYGE2

Academic Year Programme Standard General English - AYGE1

Cambridge Examination Preparation Standard Courses for FCE/CAE - CEP10F/CEP10A

Combination Course (Standard General English + 5 private lessons) - GE1 + 5P

English for Parents Intensive Tuition Plus Weekend Tour (18+ years) - EPIPA

English for Teenagers Intensive Tuition Plus Weekend Tour (13 to 17 years) - ETPA

Family Programme - English for Children - Plus activities (3 to 12 years) - ECPA

General Business English - GE1B

High School year Programme - Private Co-educational Secondary School - HSPPR

Home Tuition Programme - HTP

Intensive Examination Preparation Course for IELTS - IELTSi

Intensive General English - GE2

International Junior Summer School - Galway (30 June to 19 August 2012) - JSSHF

Standard General English - GE1

Standard IELTS Examination Preparation Course - IELTSs

Teacher Training Programme for non-native speakers of English - TRCp/TRCs

University Foundation Programme - Undergraduate/Pre-Masters Programme - UFPO / UFPM

Social Programme

To ensure that students can have an exceptional experience we organise weekly social and cultural events which include . . .

FREE Walking Tour of Galway City,

FREE Irish History/Culture Lessons, FREE Vocabulary Lessons,

FREE Book Club, Job Club, Club 40,

Pub nights out, excursions to the Cliffs of Moher, Connemara and Aran Islands,

Seasonal activities include: Gaelic football, Story Telling, Trad on the Prom and Corrib Cruises.

We also celebrate occasions such as St Patrick’s Day, Halloween and Christmas.


Accommodation is a very important part of any stay for an English language course. Because we know that our students have different accommodation preferences, Atlantic Language Galway provides a range of accommodation options to suit various requirements. Our accommodation choices are grouped into three types: School-managed modern and comfortable self-catering apartments, Home-stay accommodation and Quality hotels and bed and breakfast accommodation.


School apartments are superb high-grade accommodation within a 15-minute walk from the school
Host family accommodation with selected friendly and welcoming local host families
Budget hostel accommodation located just across the street from the school
Hotel & guest house accommodation can be arranged upon request


Intercambio Study N Travel, Sao Paulo
Travelmate Intercâmbio & Turismo, Florianopolis


Boa Lingua Séjours Linguistiques , Paris
Executive Language Services, Paris


Travelplus Group GmbH, Muenster
Do it! Sprachreisen, Hamburg
Kolumbus Sprachreisen, Cologne


Ingles en Irlanda, Galway
Nichiai Limited, Cork


Lingualink Language Training, Herzlia


TSA - Travel Studies Association, Biella
Holidays Empire Tour Operator, Rome
3 S Soggiorni Studio by Marasma Travel, Gallarate

Korea, Republic of

Discover Ireland, Seoul
BreakEdu, Seoul

Russian Federation

Global Dialog, Moscow
Freeway, Moscow
International European Airspace Agency, Moscow
Sole Trader Alexandra Goldzberg EDU-T, Moscow


Language4you, Granada
SHE-Herencia, Barcelona
English Options, Barcelona
Donegal Centre, Madrid
Grafton School S.L., Yecla (murcia)
Sheffield Centre, Madrid
King's College International, Madrid
TIRANT LO BLANC Cursos de Idiomas, Elda
Timpany Language Courses, Barcelona
Living Languages,
SHE Herencia, Vitoria
EAS-VELE, San Sebastian
Club Ivy, Madrid
Centro de Idiomas, Universidad de Valladolid, Valladolid
Inglés Activa, Barcelona


Globo-Study / Media Touristik AG group, Zurich
Globo-Study / Allez-y Sejours Linguistiques , Genève
Yalea Ltd , Goldau
Boa Lingua Sprachaufenthalte weltweit, Zug (9 More Swiss Branches). See The Website.
Sprachen.ch ag , Zurich


IES - Intervega Education Services, Istanbul

United Kingdom

Gallery Languages Ltd, Southampton

Alba Moliner,  Spain

"My host mum is very friendly, she always takes care of me, asks me if I feel comfortable at home, cooks different and healthy meals. I like the atmosphere in my class, my partners are so friendly and the teacher explains all clearly and he always wants that we speak and helps us to do it."

Feras AL MUDEHEEM,  Saudi Arabia

"When I return to Saudi Arabia I will have learnt a lot about the Irish culture. I think my whole lifestyle will have changed and be enriched. The stay here will also have helped me to reach my academic goals."

Katrin SUTER,  Switzerland

"I think I have improved my English here and I love the social activities. I would also like to thank my host family who were very nice and supportive."

Larissa DUTRA LOPEZ,  Brazil

"Atlantic Language Galway is not only an amazing English school, but also a great place to make new friends from around the world."

Luca PENNATI,  Italy

"Compared to other language schools Atlantic's staff is so friendly and always available. The building is very modern, the school is comfortable and the teachers are great. Should I go back to Italy I will always remember the Irish friendliness and Galway's amazing night live."

Elke Kaminsky,  Germany

"My class is good fun. All students are very kind and help each other. The most important thing is that we like to learn and to laugh - just like our friendly and professional teacher." "My favorite social activity last week was the trip to the Aran Islands. There I fell in love with Ireland."

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Quality English Courses in Galway, Atlantic Language Galway
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Known as the cultural heart of Ireland, Galway is a small but vibrant university city with a population of around 72,000. It is known for its music, for its theatre and performing arts and for its many festivals throughout the year. It is a place where people meet, a lively and bustling place, which boasts an amazing cultural diversity. The city is a maze of small streets filled with shops, traditional pubs, street performers and weekend markets. It is also the gateway to the West of Ireland.

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