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

Total No. of Reviews: 198
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 
(198 reviews)
City 4.3/5.0 
Organisation 4.2/5.0 
Facilities 3.8/5.0 
Social activities 4.0/5.0 
Course Quality / Progress in language 4.4/5.0 
Value for money 3.5/5.0 
Accommodation
Host Family 3.9/5.0 
Shared flat (apartment) 3.8/5.0 
Other 3.6/5.0 
Individual Reviews
30. Aug. 2006
151. (31 years)  - 
151. General English - 1 week

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that Dublin is expensive
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Good school!
30. Aug. 2006
152. (32 years)  - 
152. 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
153. (18 years)  -  Croatia
153. General English Intensive - 2 weeks

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nothing
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not enough evening events
19. Aug. 2006
154. (39 years)  - 
154. 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
155. Gennaro (30 years)  - 
155. General English Intensive - 1 week

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17. Aug. 2006
156. (20 years)  -  Netherlands
156. 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
157. (18 years)  -  Poland
157. 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
158. (61 years)  - 
158. General English Intensive - 1 week

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knowledge of the pupils
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quality of the teachers
2. Jul. 2006
159. (28 years)  - 
159. General English Intensive - 2 weeks

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nice students and great teacher
18. May. 2006
160. (26 years)  - 
160. General English Super Intensive - 2 weeks

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

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10. May. 2006
162.  - 
162. 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
163.  - 
163. General English Super Intensive - 1 week

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24. Apr. 2006
164. (26 years)  - 
164. 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
165. Aurélie  - 
165. General English - 12 weeks

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9. Feb. 2006
166. (35 years)  -  Germany
166. General English - 1 week

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

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19. Dec. 2005
168. (36 years)  - 
168. General English Intensive - 2 weeks

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very friendly teachers, very organized, students from all over the world
19. Dec. 2005
169.  - 
169. 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
170.  - 
170. General English Intensive - 1 week

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School's location in central Dublin
19. Dec. 2005
171.  - 
171. 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
172.  - 
172. General English Intensive - 3 weeks

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the teacher's kindness
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Too many changes of the teacher!
19. Dec. 2005
173.  - 
173. General English - 2 weeks

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Meetings people from all over the world
19. Dec. 2005
174. Maria Antonella  - 
174. General English - 2 weeks

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19. Dec. 2005
175.  - 
175. General English Intensive - 4 weeks

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The teachers!
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Live in a hostfamily!!
19. Dec. 2005
176.  -  Germany
176. General English - 2 weeks

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Friendly atmosphere in the school. The teachers gave helpful advice.
19. Dec. 2005
177.  -  Spain
177. General English - 4 weeks

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The teachers, the library and the computer room.
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Special gratitude to my teachers JULIANNE and EVA, who did a really good job teaching us.
19. Dec. 2005
178. Santiago  - 
178. General English - 3 weeks

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19. Dec. 2005
179.  - 
179. General English Intensive - 2 weeks

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19. Dec. 2005
180.  - 
180. General English Super Intensive - 3 weeks

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teachers are really friendly
19. Dec. 2005
181. Flaviana  - 
181. General English Intensive - 3 weeks

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19. Dec. 2005
182. (40 years)  - 
182. General English - 1 week

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good school
19. Dec. 2005
183.  - 
183. General English Intensive - 6 weeks

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the friendly atmosphere
19. Dec. 2005
184.  - 
184. General English - 2 weeks

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Very good organisation. The teachers are friendly.
15. Sep. 2005
185. Enrico  - 
185. General English Intensive - 3 weeks

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8. Sep. 2005
186. (25 years)  -  France
186. General

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Friendship
1. Sep. 2005
187. (32 years)  -  Italy
187. TOEFL

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It is a good school
16. Jun. 2005
188. (32 years)  - 
188. General

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the teachers and the relaxed atmosphere
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not really an insider, but howth is really a great place!
17. Mar. 2005
189. Anonymous (22 years)  - 
189. General

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17. Feb. 2005
190. (35 years)  - 
190. General

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try to talk with people from other countries
13. Jan. 2005
191. Raúl (24 years)  - 
191. General

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20. Dec. 2004
192. (23 years)  - 
192. General

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enjoy your life
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computers aren´t so good, but they work very well
15. Oct. 2004
193. (28 years)  - 
193. General

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friendly students
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Howth (not really an insider, but beautiful)
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There are only a few german students. So, if you´re from Germany, you have to speak english. It´s good for you.
14. Oct. 2004
194. (30 years)  - 
194. General

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Very good teachers.
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No, I haven´t.
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A friendly school, you can enjoy and learn at the same time. I would like to come back in the future.
22. Sep. 2004
195. Thais (26 years)  - 
195. General

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14. Sep. 2004
196.  -  Spain
196. General

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The social life and the teachers too.
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Nothing
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It´s a special place where the people are very nice as well as the staff (teachers,administration staff,people)
3. Jun. 2004
197. (29 years)  -  Germany
197. General

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good and professional atmosphere
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excursions to Brey
15. Oct. 2003
198. Ana (32 years)  -  España
198. General

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