Founded in 2000 by teachers and parents, Ruth & Terry Coffey; English Language Ireland (ELI) is a world class language learning facility complemented by 300 hundred local host families dedicated to helping each student reach their full potential through immersive learning and a guiding pathway to higher education institutions.


ELI University graduate instructors create a personalised learning experience that engages students in active methods of learning that enhance their self-esteem, self-confidence, capacity to think critically and express themselves creatively.

Our passion is to deliver a better learning and cultural experience for a lifetime with a sense of Irish warmth, friendliness and fun.

All teachers are university graduates qualified to teach English as a foreign language. Many have taught abroad and bring a wide range of academic and life experiences to the classroom. Their focus is on quality learning in a personal, relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

Master's Programmes

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