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English Language – 25 Week Programme (ILEP)

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English Language – 25 Week Programme (ILEP)

€50 Booking Fee

About this course


This language training programme entitles Non-EU students to an eight months visa.
Non-EU language students are allowed to remain in Ireland for 8 months (25-week course and 8 weeks holidays) The visa allows Non-EU students to take up part-time employment for the duration of the study and work visa. Please read immigration requirements carefully.

85% attendance is necessary to fulfil visa requirements. The course results in mandatory TIE / IELTS external exams.

Slaney Language Centre Exam Policy

New students can join this course on any Monday (except for weeks where Monday is a national holiday( from 1 March to the end of September.


What is the timetable for this course?

Mondays to Fridays
9.30 to 12.45 (including a 15 min break).
*Our school remains closed on public holidays.

Is this the right course for me?

This is the right course for you, if:

  • you are a Non-EU national and wish to stay in Ireland for a minimum of 8 months.
  • wish to take up casual work in the evenings or on weekends.
  • wish to make rapid progress in your general fluency in English.
  • wish to sit an internationally recognized exam (TIE, IELTS)
  • want to enjoy your learning experience in a supportive and welcoming environment.
  • are looking for a quality product at an affordable price.
  • are interested in Ireland, its culture and its people
  • enjoy meeting people from different parts of the world.
What are the entry level requirements?

Minimum Entry Level: A1
Maximum Entry Level: B2
Minimum Age:18

How much does it cost?

Course Fee: €3200 (Renewal Prices on Request)

Course Booking Fee: €50

Study Materials including Course Book: €50

TIE Exam Fee: €190

IELTS Exam Fee: €230

Medicover and Learner Protection Insurance: €130

Do I need books?



20 English Lessons (= 15 full hours) per week, Online Level Test. Balanced syllabus with a focus on both, grammar and communication. Monthly Self-Study Exam Preparation one hour sessions. Permission to take up part-time work (up to 20 hours during the duration of the course and 40 hours during the 8 weeks holidays). Weekly Progress Tests