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North West Academy of English

The NW Academy is a private English Language school located in Derry, Northern Ireland. The school is accredited by the British Council and ISO 9001 quality assurance schemes.

Master's Programmes


The NW Academy was established in 2003 and since then has become one of the biggest English language schools in Northern Ireland. We have built an outstanding reputation for providing high quality English language and tailored study programmes. We are also the single largest host for students participating in ‘Leonardo Da Vinci’ study and work programmes in Northern Ireland.

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

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Londonderry, N Ireland, United Kingdom