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Cambridge Exam Course

Galway, Ireland

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English Cambridge Intensive FCE/CAE Exam Preparation Course (7 weeks) at Galway

The 3 Cambridge ESOL Examinations; the First Certificate in English (FCE) for Intermediate level, the Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) for Upper-intermediate and the Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) for Advanced english speakers are world-renowned exams offered at 3 ability levels. Rigorous preparation programmes develop all the language and examination skills you need to succeed. The courses each blend general language study with specific examination work. This 7 week course includes 1 exam week at the end of the course.

This program has been developed to ensure success in international examinations. Students are taken through a integrated program of class or home study. Progress is reviewed regularly.

The 7-week course is a super accelerated preparation course for First Certificate and Cambridge Advanced Examinations. There are 6 weeks to prepare intensively for the course and the 7th week is the week of the exam.

Please note exam fees and book fees are not included and need to be paid for at school directly. Some exams may take place on a Saturday.

Course Summary

Lesson Length

45 mins

Class Times

9.00 to 12.30 + 5 afternoons - Your exact timetable will be confirmed at start of course.

Testing Methods

On first day

Course Materials

Included in the course fees

Age Range

18 upwards

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Maximum Class Size


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Course Type

Cambridge Exam Course




Galway, Ireland

Important Information

English Plus in Galway: Please note that in Galway there is a vast range of activities that can be booked in conjunction with your English course. These include: Golf, Horseriding, Spa days, Clay pigeon shooting, Sea fishing, Sailing etc. Please ask for details and prices when you make your booking.

Accommodation Options

Accommodation cannot be booked online for this course. Please contact us if you require assistance with this.

The School - Galway

The school is situated in a landmark building in the Salthill area of Galway, overlooking sandy beaches and the Atlantic ocean. It has been renovated to provide high quality facilities in a comfortable and friendly learning environment. The school was founded in 1989 and since then has enjoyed a strong reputation for providing quality language programmes to students from all over the world. Its reputation has been built on its unparalleled customer service, unique lifestyle language syllabus, superb teaching standards, accreditation and the unforgettable Galway experience as a whole. Facilities include spacious, well-lit study areas and a large student library comprising books, multimedia IT facilities, internet access to wide-ranging learning resources, and a caf serving delicious coffee and light hot meals to students. Finally, all teachers at the school are fully-qualified English language teachers and, as well as ensuring that classes are effective and fun, they are there for the students at all levels, providing a friendly face and continual support in a foreign country.

School facilities

Snack Bar / CanteenCommon Room / LoungeNewspapers / MagazinesMultimedia FacilitiesMessage ServiceComputers and/or InternetInternet AccessSelf Study RoomCSN approved school for Swedish students

Best Time to Go

The warmest months in Galway are July and August with temperatures averaging 20C. The period running from April to August is the sunniest. The driest months are February, April, May, June and July.


Walk the promenade in Salthill & kick the wall - a favourite Galway activity. Go to a blue flag beach - there are 6 to choose from. Climb one of the Twelve Pins in Connemara or windsurf in Rusheen Bay or in Roundstone. Enjoy a performance at the Druid, Town Hall, Black Box or Taibhdhearc theatres. Have lunch al fresco on Quay Street or share a sandwich with the swans down by the Claddagh. Listen to jazz sessions on a Sunday morning.

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English Cambridge Intensive FCE/CAE Exam Preparation Course (7 weeks) at Galway


No current dates available, please contact us on for prices and dates.
Remember to quote the course reference code CO-2088.

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