Adult Courses

Learn English and 21st Century Life Skills through our wide variety of English Language and Professional Development programmes, also available online.

Junior Courses

Choose from a wide variety of programmes for students aged 10-17, including Trinity Walton STEM and Young Adult programmes.

Centres in Ireland & UK

Dublin is home to our Palmerston Park adult school and six junior summer centres, all in prime locations in the heart of the city itself or in one of its beautiful residential areas. Our three UK junior centres offer stunning, uniquely historical locations.

Why choose Emerald?

“Emerald Cultural Institute is one of those schools that never fails to impress. Such care is taken over every single aspect of the operation. This visit meant that QE saw, once again, how the school sets a very high standard in the industry. Even this is not good enough for them, though, as they embark on an ambitious phase of further development.”

Quality English inspection report, July 2018


People are at the heart of what we do.

Discover the unique Emerald experience and why you should choose to study English in Emerald. Take a look at the social and cultural benefits of embarking on your language journey with us. Hear from some of our students and how the Emerald experience makes learning English unforgettable.

Emerald Experience


Become a Host Family

Meet new people, learn other cultures and generate extra income by hosting students from all over the world. We are looking for families around Dublin 3, 6, 9, 14, 16 and 18 for the summer months and year-round.
We offer you the flexibility to accommodate on a short or long-term basis. We make all the arrangements and provide extensive support to all our Emerald Host Families and their students.