Choose to study English at Galway Cultural Institute

Prepare for an unforgettable experience. This is a place you will call home, where you will make lifelong friends and achieve the results in English language fluency that you need for your future success.

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Upcoming events

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12 Aug

GCI Student Pub Night

Enjoy an evening out with your GCI classmates!

12 Aug

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GCI Student Pub Night

GCI Student Pub Night

12 August 2020

A true part of the Irish Experience is visiting an Irish Pub! With a different pub every week - you'll learn for yourself why they are famous all over the world! Live music, a cosy atmosphere and good company are but a few of the good reasons to join this activity - your GCI teacher will be there to accompany you! This activity is the perfect way to meet new schoolmates, experience the social side of Galway city life and maybe even try a pint of the 'black stuff'!! - Over 18s only.

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16 Aug

Aran Islands Day Trip

Explore the famous Aran Islands

16 Aug

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Aran Islands Day Trip

16 August 2020

Aran Islands

The Aran Islands are 3 rocky isles guarding the mouth of Galway Bay, in the west of Ireland. They’re known for their ancient sites. A true Irish experience awaits, locals speak Irish as well as English in a setting of Celtic churches of historical significance including World Heritage site Dun Aonghasa which is set on dramatic 300 ft cliff edge.

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17 Aug

Conversation Club

Practise speaking with new GCI friends

17 Aug

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Conversation Club

17 August 2020

The art of conversation is a necessary skill for almost everything in life. The GCI Conversation Club provides a weekly opportunity to get better at precisely that. Conversations introduce you to new people, helping to build your new social circle in Galway.

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24 Aug

Conversation Club

Practise speaking with new GCI friends

24 Aug

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Conversation Club

24 August 2020

The art of conversation is a necessary skill for almost everything in life. The GCI Conversation Club provides a weekly opportunity to get better at precisely that. Conversations introduce you to new people, helping to build your new social circle in Galway.

Galway is the perfect place to learn English and experience the best that Ireland has to offer. Choose it as your base when looking to study abroad for work, travel or pleasure.

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