Adult Courses

An extensive range of English programmes for adult students such as Academic Year Programme, IELTS, General English and Business English.

Pathway Programmes

On every step of your journey. We offer a wide range of short and long term courses covering all aspects of your pathway to DCU.

International Partner Programmes

we take pride in offering a comprehensive range of solutions tailored to meet the diverse needs of our partners worldwide.


Years of Experience


Students since 1992



What our students say

I joined the DCU social activities, such as conversation classes, games, trips to different landmarks and so on. I saw beautiful scenery that I'd never seen before. By joining the ... Read More
Student, Japan
Masakazu Era
Student, Japan
At the end of my two weeks' experience in DCU, I was surprised by my confidence and fluency. I am happy I came here. It was a wonderful experience that opened my mind and made me e... Read More
Student, Spain
Nekane Lopez
Student, Spain
In my career, this experience will be a great advantage: I can say that I've studied in a university like DCU and that I can speak English. In the future, this is going to help so ... Read More
Student, Brazil
José Guilherme
Student, Brazil
''All teachers that I’ve had so far were great! There is a friendly atmosphere in classes, students feel comfortable to speak and exchange with them. I met amazing friends fro... Read More
Student, Japan
Student, Japan
DCU is really the perfect place for students. The campus is great and includes a supermarket, pharmacy, restaurant, hair salon and great music room.
Student, France
Vivian Chauvin Rivet
Student, France
I am happy and satisfied with every cent that I invested in my education. I highly recommend this institution and for sure will use their services again in the future!
Student, Brazil
Student, Brazil
''I was excited to come in Dublin but I was also worried. It is a bit scary to arrive in a completely different country from where you live. I didn’t know where to live because ... Read More
Student, Brazil
Student, Brazil

Your DCU Experience

Join your classmates and take part in our exciting social and cultural programme.

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Day Trips

Outside of class time, you will be immerse in English and have the chance to make new friends, visit amazing places and discover Irish history and culture.


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Mexican student María shares her experience enhancing her English language skills at Dublin City University

July 5th, 2024

Meet María, a 23 year-old student from the vibrant city of Puebla, Mexico. María is pursuing a degree in Business with aspirations to...

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Anouk, a student from Mexico, shares her experience pursuing English language studies at DCU International Academy

June 25th, 2024

Meet Anouk, a 21-year-old student from northern Mexico, currently focusing on improving her English proficiency at Dublin City University (DCU) in Dublin, Ireland....

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Teacher Training: Content and Language Integrated Learning at DCU International Academy

May 20th, 2024

At DCU International Academy, we recognise that the landscape of education is continuously evolving. That’s why our Teacher Training Programmes are designed to...

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