English courses in Belfast

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Learn English in Belfast and you’ll be sure to discover more than just a language – you’ll explore centuries of culture and tradition in one of Europe’s most up-and-coming cities! Belfast is a vibrant cultural hub packed with Northern Irish charm, and an English course in Belfast gives you the best chance to experience this lively city like a local! As you study English in Belfast you’ll immerse yourself in its historic streets and emerald-green surroundings for a language learning experience you’ll never forget!

English courses in Belfast
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English schools in Belfast

Discover the legacy of Titanic, dance to live Irish music, marvel at the murals on the Peace Wall – all on an English course in Belfast! A language course abroad is the perfect opportunity to combine linguistic and cultural immersion, and you’ll experience both when you learn English in Belfast. ESL’s partner schools are located in the heart of the city, so you’ll be just a short walk from the Botanic Gardens and Ulster Museum as you study English in Belfast.

Why study English in Belfast?

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City life
  • Belfast offers attractions for just about everyone studying English abroad in the city, from tranquil walks in Ormeau Park to shopping for traditional Northern Irish produce in St. George’s Market – contact us for more information about living in Belfast.
  • As the historic birthplace of the Titanic, an English course in Belfast is also the perfect opportunity to learn more about this ship at the immersive Titanic Belfast centre.
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  • Belfast is just a short drive from some of the most breathtaking sights in Northern Ireland, such as the Giant’s Causeway and the Gobbins Cliff Path.
  • Make sure to experience historic sights during your English course in Belfast by exploring the ruinous Dunluce Castle on the clifftops, or stay close to home with a visit to the grand Belfast Castle.
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  • This dynamic capital city offers plenty of exciting activities for you to experience as you learn English abroad, such as bike tours of the city and escape rooms.
  • Thrillseekers can try sea kayaking or rock climbing, while there are plenty of hikes for you to explore on the outskirts of the city.

Popular questions about studying English in Belfast:

How much does it cost to live and study in Belfast?

Belfast is one of the most affordable cities to study English abroad in, with an average meal out costing just 13.50 EUR (12 GBP). A student discount card for those aged 16-23 costs just 8.75 EUR (8 GBP), and entitles you to up to one third off travel fares in Northern Ireland! Our English courses in Belfast start from just 228 EUR (195 GBP) per week, and you can reach out to ESL for a free quote for your language studies abroad in Northern Ireland.

What are the benefits of studying English in Belfast?

  • Study English in Belfast with students from around the world, experience Northern Ireland and its rich cultural heritage with them every step of the way
  • Live and study English abroad in one of Europe’s fastest-developing cities, where professionals will find ample job opportunities and junior learners plenty of attractions

What type of English courses can I study in Belfast?

Standard and intensive language courses abroad at our partner schools allow you to study English at your own pace and Business English courses give you the skills necessary to work in the city! Some of the English courses in Belfast we offer include:

  • Lessons from A1 to C1 level, including intensive courses
  • Combined group and private Business English lessons
  • Exam preparation courses (B2, C1, C2, IELTS)

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