LISA! Study Abroad


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In the seaside city of Cork you will learn English at a convenient price. Surrounded by idyllic mountains and characteristic Irish cliffs, this city is the best place to discover the charming culture and beautiful nature of Ireland.



  1. Magic: wonderful Irish city by the sea
  2. Perfect location: school in the city center, amenities within walking distance
  3. Quality: comfortable, modern school, international atmosphere, language certificates

The city of Cork, in southern Ireland, lies on the estuary of the river Lee and is surrounded by impressive mountains. Among the colorful houses and the bridges of the second largest city of Ireland you can relive the charming atmosphere of the 19th century.
Our school is located in the city center and it is housed in two adjoining buildings in Georgian style. The banks of the River Lee and numerous shops, quaint pubs, nice restaurants and cafés are within walking distance.
Almost one-fifth of Cork’s residents are students who choose this Irish city because of its vibrant night-life and musical culture. An evening at the theater or at the cabaret is a real “must” in Cork, as well as a night in a traditional pub or in a nightclub.
The typical pub  “The Franciscan Well” is right on the river and is also a brewery. A meeting point for students is the College pub “An Brog”, where DJs play until 2:00 am.

LISA! Language courses >>

Our LISA! Language courses in Cork are high-quality English courses hold by competent teachers, who adopt an efficient and modern teaching method. Classes start every Monday. If the beginning day is a holiday, the course will start on Tuesday. Our language courses are suitable for students and professionals, both beginners and advanced speakers. During the course, your accommodation will be in a friendly host family or residence.

Accreditations >>

With more than 20 years of experience, LISA! Study Abroad is today one of the best agencies offering organised language programs. Our LISA! school in Cork is member of  Cambridge ESOL, MEI, EQUALS and IALC and accredited by ACELS . All our teachers are mother-tongue speakers and specialized in teaching English as a foreign language.

Your language course in Cork >>

During your first day at school you will be assigned to the suitable level class according to your language knowledge in order to  guarantee an excellent and successful learning.
After classes, you will have plenty of time to explore the city and its surroundings. Our LISA! language school offers several organised activities during the week and our friendly school team will surely give you good tips and suggestion on the city’s highlights. They will also recommend you the best places to do shopping, to have a coffee and to party with friends.
You can also explore the city on your own. You will surely find fellow-travelers wishing to join you during your tours.
The best way to improve your knowledge of a foreign language is getting in touch with the local people. Therefore, we suggest that you to take every opportunity to practice your knowledge with mother-tongue speakers. The accommodation in a host family is perfect for testing every day what you have just learned.

Arrival >>

We recommend you to book a flight to Cork or Dublin. From the airport you can easily reach your accommodation using public transport or by taxi. The transfer from Cork airport to your host family is included in the course price, and is available on Sundays between 9.00 am and 10.30 pm. From Dublin airport we suggest you to take the Airport Shuttle Service to Cork. For further information and timetables, please check On request, is available a transfer service from Cork train and bus.

Things to do in Cork:

  • Visit the “Jameson Whiskey” distillery

  • See the sculptures in “Fitzgerald Park” and row along the river Lee

  • Visit the impressive building of the “University College Cork”

  • Enjoy the view of the harbor from the 'Fort Meagher Camden' fortress

  • Visit the church of St. Anne's Shandon

  • Go on a tour of the prison,  “Cork City Gaol”

  • Enjoy watching a show at the “City Limits Comedy Club”

  • Take a journey to the breathtaking Cliffs of Moher

  • Taste beer at “The Franciscan Well”

We will be glad to help you finding the language course which best meets your needs.  We give you advice on the best time to travel, the ideal duration of your language course, information about the respective entry requirements and about how to get to your accommodation. Our information service is free of charge. You can book your language course by phone, e-mail or by filling out our online booking form.


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