The SAY Business English courses are specifically designed to help you develop your career in the business field or progress onto higher education programmes at our sister school, GBS.
Learn English in Ireland
Studying abroad is a unique and transformational learning experience. This course is the ideal way to immerse yourself in another language.
Galway Cultural Institute’s & Galway Business School’s English for university course is aimed at international high school students who are looking to improve their academic English skills before entering university.
If you are spending a summer in Galway and wish to brush on your English but at the same time gain an useful insight into the world of business, these courses are for you.
General English Courses are our most popular English language courses.You can choose to study English in Ireland with this popular 20 lessons per week course.
General English Summer Afternoon Course is the bets option to gain fluency fast and learn how to speak in English while you study abroad in Galway.
One to One lessons are the most effective way of learning English and receive the specific help you need.
Maximise your time and improve your language fluency quickly. The General English 30 Course is for those who want to get to proficiency fast.
The Study Abroad Year programme is aimed at students from outside the EEA area who need to improve their General English while taking an international English exam.
Our Work & Study programme is ideal for students who want to improvement their English level while living & working in Ireland. The programme includes 6 months (25 weeks) of tuition, an international recognised certificate and an 8-week holiday over an 8-month visa.
The Cambridge Preliminary English Test (PET) Preparation course will prepare you for the Preliminary Certificate exam.
B1 Preliminary, formerly known as Cambridge English Preliminary PET, is one of the four Cambridge English qualifications. This qualification shows that you have mastered the basics of English language. Book your exam here, GCI is an authorized Cambridge testing centre.
This exam preparation programme is specifically designed to maximise a candidate's chance of success in the Cambridge FCE examination.
This 4 week intensive programme is specifically designed to maximise a candidate’s chance of success in the Cambridge FCE examination.
This course will maximise your chances of success in the Cambridge FCE English Examination.
Our afternoon FCE exam preparation course in Galway enable students to gain internationally-recognised qualifications valued all over the world.
A First Certificate Cambridge or B2 First qualification shows that you posses the necessary language skills to study in English and to work and live independently in an English speaking country. Book your exam here.
Improve your English skills and gain an internationally recognised Cambridge Advanced Certificate on this Exam Preparation Course
Improve your English skills and gain an internationally recognised Cambridge Advanced Certificate.
Improve your English and pass the Cambridge Advanced Certificate CAE on this Exam Preparation Course with 30 lessons/week.
Gain fluency fast and certification with this 9-week CAE Cambridge Advance exam preparation course including 20 lessons and succeed at both work and university level. Get in touch today!
C1 Advanced, formerly known as Cambridge English Advanced CAE is a high-level qualification that is officially recognised by universities, employers and governments around the world.
If you’re looking for an exam-focused, live online evening course, then the Cambridge Exam Preparation Evening Online course is perfect for you, whether you’re living in Galway, or anywhere else in the world.
Suitable for all levels, our four-week programme fits around you. Live, online English lessons take place over two evenings per week, and are complemented by extra English study resources available at any time on our e-learning platform.
This 20 lessons a week IELTS examination course focuses on developing key techniques and strategies for the IELTS examination. Our academic team are available to assist with the application process for the IELTS examination.
This course has 30 lessons per week and is one of the most popular exam preparation course for IELTS, the ideal certificate for anyone planning to study at a third level institution in a speaking English country.
This IELTS preparation course will have lessons during the afternoons for a nine weeks period. IELTS is globally recognised as an indicator of high English language abilities.
This Combination Course allows students to get the full benefits of a General English 20 programme with the added bonus of 6 One-to-One afternoon classes in the afternoons. Here, you can choose the learning topics you would like to focus on.
The 50+ Programme is designed for mature students who want to improve and combine their language skills with an active social programme.
This course will help students develop their academic language and skills. Throughout the programme participants will review and consolidate the important grammar and sentence structures needed for academic writing and basic presentation skills.
This programme is a specialist programme aimed at non-native primary teachers who wish to access tried and tested teaching materials and methodologies while increasing their own language awareness.
Our Erasmus+ General English & Technology programme is designed for non-native teachers who teach subjects through English and want to gain skills in using the latest in educational technology.
Our Teacher Training / Erasmus + programme is designed for non-native English speakers who teach subjects through English and need a qualification.
Our course is designed for the self-starter and during the course the conception, organization and design of new business opportunities will be discussed.
Our tailored made Certificate in Leadership & Management provides support to business development professionals who require English to explore their business knowledge.
This unique programme has been designed to offer an insight into how businesses can utilise social media networks to benefit and grow their business.
As part of our English for Business & Professionals suite, GCI offers intensive Combination Courses which allow students to combine General English with One to One training in the afternoons.
Galway Cultural Institute offers tailored One-to-One programmes with the option of taking 20, 30 or 40 individual lessons per week. A One-to-One programme will quickly improve student’s general or specialised English.