Reach your language and career goals today.
Learning English opens countless doors for the future. Do you want to study in the only English speaking country in EU? Do you need English to get a better job or a promotion? Broaden your horizons by studying English with us. We offer General English, Exam preparation, CELTA courses, Junior Summer Programmes that give you the best chances to succeed – no matter your goals in life. Ready for your next steps?
Our most popular programme of study covers all the skills you need to make big progress with your English! From €155 per week
Gain the confidence necessary to get the best score in this important and challenging test. From €250 per week
Take online Irish lessons at beginner or pre-intermediate level and make friends from all over the world.
Have a memorable experience on your educational journey in Ireland and achieve your full personal and academic potential.
We are truly an international house
Our students come from all over Europe, eg Italy, France, Germany, Switzerland, Portugal, Croatia, and also from other countries around the world, eg Ukraine, Argentina, Mongolia, Oman, Japan, Brazil, Uruguay, Chile, Russia, Iran and China. Apart from our General English programmes, we are specialists in exam preparation and we really love helping our students to realise their dream of working or studying in an English speaking context.
Our teacher training participants come from many countries around the world, including Italy, USA, UK, Australia, South Africa, Poland, Russia, Ukraine, Spain, Brazil, Portugal, to name a few, and we work with new and experienced teachers from all types of contexts, eg primary and secondary schools, language centres and universities, both in Galway and around the world.
Our teaching team at IH Galway is very well qualified. All our teachers have a Cambridge Assessment English CELTA, the most famous English language teaching qualification, as a minimum requirement, and many also hold the Master’s level Cambridge Assessment English Delta.
Create memories for a lifetime
At IH Galway, we are passionate about helping people to learn and we are very happy and proud to offer all our students and teachers a positive and rewarding learning experience, and help them create memories which will stay with them for a lifetime. The founder of IH, John Haycraft, had two missions: the pursuit of excellence in language teaching and teacher training, and helping to promote international understanding through the learning of a language. At IH Galway, we are very proud to continue to promote these missions and to be a member of the International House family, world leaders in language teaching and teacher training.