The college campus consists of beautiful, classically designed and modern buildings, including the student residences which provide accommodation for over 300 students.

Used exclusively by the Emerald Cultural Institute during the summer months, the Institute offers Teacher Training Courses accredited by Trinity College Dublin during the Academic Year. Marino Institute is conveniently located in a prime residential area within easy reach of the city centre and Dublin airport.


  • 30 unique classrooms and conference rooms
  • Lecture theatres
  • Full-service restaurant
  • Costa Coffee shop
  • Reading and study rooms
  • WiFi access
  • 2 Courtyard gardens and spacious grounds
  • Residential accommodation in single ensuite rooms
  • Extensive outdoor playing fields

Programmes offered

For Adults
Intensive Course; Combined Course; Individual Tuition; Intensive Plus Speaking Skills; Intensive Plus IELTS Preparation; Personal Intensive Course; Intensive Combined Course.

For Juniors

English Programmes in Palmerston Park

Accommodation Options

On Campus Residence:

Accommodation consists of single en-suite rooms which are grouped in apartments accommodating typically 4 people.

- Apartments include a well-fitted kitchen area and living room
- 24-hour supervision by our Residential Managers and Supervisors
- Secure key card access to each apartment
- Full-board accommodation with on-campus restaurant
- Laundry facilities

Host family accommodation is also available. Click here for more details.