“When I die, Dublin will be written in my heart…” Dublin is the business, sporting, literary and cultural capital of Ireland. A vibrant, modern, busy, cosmopolitan city with a special ingredient at its heart – its fabulously friendly and welcoming people.

Dublin is famous for its landmarks such as Highlights Spire, St. Patrick’s Cathedral and Trinity College and for its public parks such as Phoenix Park, Herbert Park and St Stephen’s Green.

The British International School also offers foreign student groups a study holiday in the capital and largest city of Ireland.

When I die, Dublin will be written in my heart...
James Joyce

Irish novelist

Our locations

Courses accreditated by the ACELS - members of Eaquals

The British International School has set up a partnership with one of the oldest English schools in Dublin accredited by Acels and a member of Eaquals. The school is located in the heart of the city and the quality of teaching and the facilities we provide guarantee high levels of satisfaction among our students who can also benefit from a student lounge, a library, a computer room and free WIFI.

The school is located in the very centre of the city; it is well connected with urban and inter-city transport and conveniently located near to the host families and hotels.

At the end of the stay, students will receive a certificate of attendance which certifies the English language level achieved.

Our services in Dublin

Study Programme

The British International School offers its students a traditional General English programme, combining it with entertainment in Dublin all year round.

Students attend the traditional English courses with qualified native English teachers and have the opportunity to attend a theatre workshop delivered by a native speaking actor.

Upon completion of the course, students will receive a certificate of attendance.


Host families:

By staying with our friendly host families, the students will learn a new language and culture as part of an amazing experience. It can be seen as a relaxed, fun, yet intensive method to improve the language skills. The local hosts are able to offer a welcoming environment, support your learning, and provide an authentic window into their culture.

Host families will provide double rooms with bathrooms in common for students; and single rooms with private bathrooms for teachers. They can provide half or full board, free WIFI and weekly laundry.

Our families live in the residential areas of Kilmore, Artane and Beaumont Wood; they are all about 30 minutes via bus from the school.

Our Hotels:

Our hotels are all equipped with the most up-to-date facilities. They will all provide free WIFI and huge buffet breakfasts; also, all rooms have a bathroom. Hotels are located in different areas of the city, and can all be easily reached either on foot or with public transport.