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Study English in Newbridge, beginners to advanced levels – and enjoy the following benefits of studying at the Newbridge School of English:

  • Enjoy smaller class groups
  • English language courses to suit all students.
  • Experienced native English speaking teachers
  • Excellent mix of nationalities.

Choose from a wide range of English language courses at our school including:

  • General English Course
  • Business English Course
  • Exam Preparation Course

We are a small family school and you can be sure of a very warm welcome at Newbridge School of English. We offer our students a very friendly and personal service. A relaxed family atmosphere has proven to be extremely conducive for learning. All teachers, administrative staff and host families are contracted and monitored by the family. We aim to help our students improve their knowledge of English in a friendly and stimulating atmosphere by providing an extensive educational and cultural programme, and by ensuring that their needs are clearly understood and met at all times. At our school we offer a wide range of English language and examination courses for adults and juniors to suit all levels of English. All teachers are fully qualified, motivated and native English speakers. Ireland is well known as an attractive destination for students and has a reputation for providing quality language programmes in a safe and friendly environment.

Class sizes are limited to 8 students and will be graded according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Language. Ireland has been named as the World’s Friendliest Country in a list of top travel destinations by the Lonely Planet travel guide.  So you will be guaranteed a warm welcome from your Irish host family and a friendly home environment to practice your English. Excellent nationality mix.   85% of our students come from European countries i.e.  Italy, Spain, France, Germany, Belgium, Austria, Switzerland,  Denmark, Poland, Russia etc.

Our school is located in Newbridge Co. Kildare , 35 kilometres from Dublin . We are in an ideal location for you to learn English and explore the beautiful Ireland  known else as the “Emerald Isle”. There are regular bus and rail connections between Newbridge and Dublin; the town is also within easy reach of Dublin International Airport(external link).

Newbridge is situated in an area of:

  • Spectacular scenic beauty
  • Great historical interest
  • Curtural significance
  • Sporting and recreational facilities

 

Testing

On arrival students are given a placement test which includes a written and oral needs analysis. They are then placed in a class appropriate to their ability and needs.

Certification

All students receive a certificate of attendance on completion of the course, which includes a short didactic report signed  teacher. All NES reports include the number of hours studied, which may be used for educational credits on return to education establishments at home.

If you wish to reserve a place on a course, please complete the on-line registration form and send the registration fee.