Reviews of Alpha College of English, Dublin, Ireland - Page 4

Total No. of Reviews: 226
NOTE: All evaluations are authentic. Only former participants who have booked a course with us at the school can publish evaluations after the end of the course. Schools could therefore not manipulate evaluations and you can trust in all published evaluations.

Average Rating

Overall Rating
Alpha College of English, Dublin, Ireland
4.2/5.0 
(226 reviews)
City 4.3/5.0 
Organisation 4.3/5.0 
Facilities 3.8/5.0 
Social activities 4.0/5.0 
Course Quality / Progress in language 4.4/5.0 
Value for money 3.6/5.0 
Accommodation
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Shared Flat 3.9/5.0 
other 3.8/5.0 
Individual Reviews
17. Jul. 2007
151. Martina (18 years)  - 
151. General English - 2 weeks

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2. Jul. 2007
152. (22 years)  - 
152. General English - 8 weeks

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Ambience among the students, friendly people.
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In my opinion, Alpha is the best english school in Dublin.
27. Jun. 2007
153. (41 years)  - 
153. General English - 1 week

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Super friendly, competent and committed
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I really enjoyed my lessons. Students were international and of different ages. The best class I ever had.
2. May. 2007
154. (33 years)  - 
154. General and Business English Combination - 1 week

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Teachers are very good
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Take your lessons by Alpha College in Dublin
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This college is very good, very friendly people, perfect organisation!!!
26. Apr. 2007
155. (21 years)  -  France
155. General English - 2 weeks

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there are very good teacher, and a super environment.
24. Apr. 2007
156. (27 years)  - 
156. General English - 4 weeks

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the kindness of people in the school
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it is very important to go to excursions because you can meet other people
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I was really glad because in this school I meet a lot of friends and my teachers were very good
19. Apr. 2007
157. Juan Ignacio (36 years)  - 
157. General English - 2 weeks

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4. Apr. 2007
158.  - 
158. General English - 10 weeks

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3. Apr. 2007
159. Stéphane (32 years)  - 
159. General English Intensive - 4 weeks

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29. Mar. 2007
160. Gino (31 years)  - 
160. General English Intensive - 2 weeks

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28. Mar. 2007
161. Francois (37 years)  - 
161. General English Intensive - 2 weeks

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28. Mar. 2007
162. (42 years)  - 
162. General English - 1 week

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Good teachers
21. Mar. 2007
163. (41 years)  -  Germany
163. General English - 3 weeks

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students change every monday, my preferred teachers are Vivian and Jon
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In general quite good teachers, social activities could be better
21. Mar. 2007
164. Katarzyna (33 years)  -  France
164. General English - 1 week

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8. Mar. 2007
165. (31 years)  - 
165. General English Super Intensive - 6 weeks

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really good and helpful for every kind of problems you can meet in Irelande
7. Mar. 2007
166. (26 years)  - 
166. General English - 3 weeks

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Excellent college,with friendly people and good study program
7. Feb. 2007
167. (25 years)  - 
167. General English Intensive - 2 weeks

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the welcome, friendly teacher
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The teachers are very good, the school offers a lot of help if you need(about job, life in Dublin), excursions.
2. Jan. 2007
168. (23 years)  - 
168. General English - 3 weeks

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The teachers are nice and prepared
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In Dublin all are expensive
29. Nov. 2006
169. (34 years)  - 
169. General English Intensive - 3 weeks

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very good school
27. Sep. 2006
170.  - 
170. General English - 2 weeks

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the people, very helpful.
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ask for a house not far away from the college
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pretty good college
14. Sep. 2006
171. Catiuscia (28 years)  - 
171. General English - 2 weeks

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13. Sep. 2006
172. Daniele (28 years)  - 
172. General English Super Intensive - 4 weeks

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9. Sep. 2006
173. Flavien (20 years)  - 
173. General English Intensive - 3 weeks

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8. Sep. 2006
174. (30 years)  - 
174. General English - 2 weeks

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the classmates,
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an umbrella
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it´s a very good place for improving your english skills, specially your speaking
7. Sep. 2006
175. (19 years)  - 
175. Junior Program, St. Tiernan\'s, Gastfamilie (12-17) - 4 weeks

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6. Sep. 2006
176. (36 years)  - 
176. General English Intensive - 1 week

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kind, helpful and pleasant people, organization, structure of the lessons, good preparation of the teachers
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very good
6. Sep. 2006
177. Serena (26 years)  - 
177. General English - 4 weeks

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30. Aug. 2006
178. Davide (21 years)  - 
178. General English Intensive - 2 weeks

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30. Aug. 2006
179. (31 years)  - 
179. General English - 1 week

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that Dublin is expensive
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Good school!
30. Aug. 2006
180. (32 years)  - 
180. General English Intensive - 3 weeks

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The organization is very good
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The web-site is a good way to book an English course
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It's very good to meet people from European countries
22. Aug. 2006
181. (18 years)  -  Croatia
181. General English Intensive - 2 weeks

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achieved knowledge
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nothing
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not enough evening events
19. Aug. 2006
182. (39 years)  - 
182. General English Intensive - 2 weeks

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Organization of different tours
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afternoon or weekend trips
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I wish I could come back, I think that I could improve my english.
17. Aug. 2006
183. Gennaro (30 years)  - 
183. General English Intensive - 1 week

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17. Aug. 2006
184. (20 years)  -  Netherlands
184. General English Intensive - 2 weeks

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the fexibility to move between classes
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find out for yourselves
3. Aug. 2006
185. (18 years)  -  Poland
185. General English - 3 weeks

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Fantastic people, possiblity in meeting friends
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Average building, but gorgeous people and host family.
16. Jul. 2006
186. (61 years)  - 
186. General English Intensive - 1 week

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knowledge of the pupils
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quality of the teachers
2. Jul. 2006
187. (28 years)  - 
187. General English Intensive - 2 weeks

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nice students and great teacher
18. May. 2006
188. (26 years)  - 
188. General English Super Intensive - 2 weeks

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friendly teachers and stuff, nice host-family
14. May. 2006
189. Angelo (28 years)  - 
189. General English - 6 weeks

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10. May. 2006
190.  - 
190. General English - 8 weeks

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the teachers
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to speak more with other students from different countries.
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the Alpha College it´s a good college, and the teachers are fantastic. there are a lot of activities to get to know in Dublin and the other cities, and with these activities you know a lot of students. it´s very funny.
24. Apr. 2006
191.  - 
191. General English Super Intensive - 1 week

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24. Apr. 2006
192. (26 years)  - 
192. General English Super Intensive - 4 weeks

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The teachers and the other students were really friendly and helpful
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I was in Alpha from March to April: in March it was very good, because we were only 8 students in the class, but in April we were 12. Consequently I think that the quality of the courses was no so good in April.
15. Feb. 2006
193. Aurélie  - 
193. General English - 12 weeks

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9. Feb. 2006
194. (35 years)  -  Germany
194. General English - 1 week

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recommendable for advanced students
8. Feb. 2006
195. Teresa  - 
195. General English Intensive - 2 weeks

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19. Dec. 2005
196. (36 years)  - 
196. General English Intensive - 2 weeks

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very friendly teachers, very organized, students from all over the world
19. Dec. 2005
197.  - 
197. General English Super Intensive - 2 weeks

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the teachers and the course were good
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it is a good school
19. Dec. 2005
198.  - 
198. General English Intensive - 1 week

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School's location in central Dublin
19. Dec. 2005
199.  - 
199. General English - 3 weeks

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useful lessons and very good and friendly teachers
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detailed information regarding how to move from the accomodation and the school before leaving is desirable
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Internet facilities need to be improved
19. Dec. 2005
200.  - 
200. General English Intensive - 3 weeks

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the teacher's kindness
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Too many changes of the teacher!

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