Trinity DipTESOL Dates & Prices

DipTESOL Course Fees

  • Option 1: Single Payment €2600

    €450 deposit to reserve your place
    €2150 by 5th October

  • Option 2: Instalments €2700

    €450 deposit to reserve your place
    3 instalments of €750 (12th November, 12th January and 12th March)

Please note: Aside from the course price, the following will also have to be paid in order to complete the course:

  • Trinity Examination Fees – In 2020 the fees to submit all 4 units of the Trinity DipTESOL in order to complete the course are a total of €534. These fees are to be paid at least two months before your first submission. Full Fee Details.
  • Required Books – There are 6 books you’ll be required to have in order to complete the course. Diploma Reading List.

Some of those who take our Trinity DipTESOL courses are partially/fully-financed by their schools, usually in return for a commitment to stay on with them after graduation. You may wish to ask your employer about any funding for development available.

DipTESOL Course Dates

The Trinity DipTESOL begins with 7 months of online study, followed by four weeks face-to-face.

Online Stage Start Dates

12th October 2020
11th January 2021

Face-to-face Stage Dates (2020)

Barcelona1st–26th June *Online*
6th–31st July *Online*
3rd–28th August *Online*
31st August – 25th September *Online*
Prague3rd–28th August *Online*
Kerala26th October – 20th November *Online*
Cadiz3rd–28th August *Online*
Hong Kong6th–31st July *Online*
3rd–28th August *TBC*
31st August – 25th September *TBC*

The face-to-face part of the course can also be arranged in a local centre if there are a minimum of 4 candidates. For further information on this, contact us at

Assessment Dates

Unit 1 – The written exam.

This can be taken at one of our locations (Barcelona, Prague, Cádiz, Kerala, or Hong Kong) or at any centre which is authorized to run the Trinity DipTESOL, CertTESOL, or TYLEC courses (check here, here, and here). If you choose to take the exam outside of our locations, you will need to coordinate with your preferred centre to confirm that they can host your exam and provide an invigilator. We will contact you 10 weeks before each exam date to ask if/where you would like to take the exam.

Friday, 22nd May
Friday, 3rd April
Friday, 14th August
Friday, 3rd July
Friday, 27th November
Friday, 9th October

Unit 2 – The projects.

You will electronically submit all three projects in mid-July. You may request an extension until October, but tutor support will not continue after mid-July. You can request extra support after mid-July for a fee of €200 by emailing Nicola Meldrum, your Course Director.

Units 3 and 4 – The Phonology Interview and Teaching Observations.

The Phonology Interview and Teaching Observations are assessed in the face-to-face part of the course (see dates above). You will be contacted in February so that you can tell us your preferred location/dates.

Terms and Conditions (Trinity)

Entries received up to four weeks before the exam date will be subject to a surcharge of 50%. Entries received fewer than four weeks (28 days) before the examination will not be accepted.

Terms and Conditions (Oxford TEFL)

If a candidate fails to complete a minimum of 80% of the course work, Oxford TEFL reserves the right to refuse entry for assessment. This will be discussed on an individual basis with the candidate prior to the entry dates.

Trinity DipTESOL course: €2600 €2450

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30-hour Online One-to-One Teacher Development course + Trinity DipTESOL course: €2950 €2800

  • Save €150 when enrolling in an Online One-to-One Teacher Development course and our Trinity DipTESOL course
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Bring a friend:  €2600 €2450

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  • Begin your course at the same time as your friend
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