University College Cork Junior

Cork is Ireland’s second-largest city known for its friendly locals and unique culture. Our program is located at the historical University College Cork, within a 15-minute walk from Cork city center. The campus offers modern classrooms, a campus restaurant, and sports facilities with trained coaches, along with internet and Wi-Fi access throughout.

Duration: 1 to 4 weeks

Start Dates: 01/07 to 26/07

Arrival/departure days: Sunday only

Level: Beginner (A1) to Advanced (C1)

Age: 9 to 17 years old

Class timetable: Monday to Friday, with the option of morning or afternoon sessions.

What is included?

15 hours of mixed nationality group lessons per week. Choose between General English classes or Exam Preparation Courses (PET or FCE). Optional PET or FCE exams are available for an additional fee.

Full-Board Accommodation:

Homestay Accommodation: Live with host families, sharing a room with students of different nationalities (where available). Daily breakfast and dinner provided, plus weekend packed lunches. Weekdays offer diverse lunch options in the school dining hall. Transportation for students living over 15 minutes walk away.

Student Residence: Separate boarding houses for girls and boys. Spacious shared bedrooms (3 to 6 beds) with bed linen and towels. Communal games and relaxation rooms. A varied menu for breakfast, lunch, and dinner in the school dining hall.

Transport: Transportation on private IH school bus.

Social and Cultural Programme: Engaging activities include sports, cultural excursions, and Project-Focused tasks enhancing communication and 21st-century skills. Digital media workshops for creating e-portfolios, podcasts, blogs, and online newsletters during the Project Focus. Activities are available Monday to Friday, with two half-day trips weekly. Daily evening activities for residential students, and weekly for homestay students. Full-day Saturday excursions, plus a Sunday half-day excursion exclusive to residential students.

Sample Week

2024 Prices

€1020 per week


€1100 per week


€1200 per week

Residential Ensuite