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Living in English

Youghal International College has been organizing summer courses in Ireland since 1992.


Every year, students from 6 to 18 years old enjoy a unique experience in which they combine their holidays with the study and practice of English, getting involved in the life and customs of the country and living with young Irish people who study in our school.



What programs can you do in YIC?

Summer program in the month of July.


Range of age

From 6 to 18 years old


School Capacity

255 boarders


Study of English

Four hours a day of English classes and all the activities organized throughout the day are in English.


How many students are there in class?

15 students, maximum.

There will be different levels depending on age and level of English.


Who teaches?

The programs are taught by specialized native and bilingual teachers.


Does the student have a mentor during the course?

Yes, with a one to one tutoring system.


Accommodation is organized in our own premises, full board in double, triple and multiple rooms.

YIC has a robust infrastructure, which gives security to families when sending a child abroad.




Full board basis:

Breakfast, lunch and dinner, prepared by our own staff.

A varied and healthy menu is prepared in the kitchens of YIC daily. (Meals are taken following the Spanish timetable).


Extracurricular Activities

The extracurricular activities are organized together with Irish students.
The groups are always accompanied by their teachers and monitors.

There is a wide range of activities:


  • Sports: Tennis, soccer, hurling, hiking, handball, basketball, …
  • Cultural: Cinema in O.V., TV, musical auditions, concerts, …
  • Leisure: Disco, pub, bowling, laser, parties …

They are always accompanied by their teachers.


Each week there will be a socio-cultural excursion to visit different places in Ireland.


Free time

There will be free time. It is supervised.

Students under the age of 17 are always accompanied by their instructors.