Multiple Award-Winning School

Since 1975, we have worked tirelessly to place our school, Cork, and Ireland on the world map as a high quality centre of excellence for learning. We will continue to focus on our positive atmosphere, which is conducive to learning, and to empower our team of professionals to grow and develop.

In recognition of our excellent courses, quality and service, as well as our dedication to staff and clients we have won a series of prestigious awards in recent years. 

Some of our recent Awards received:

Our CEO, Odile Migieu has been awarded with the coveted ALL-STAR FRENCH – IRISH BUSINESS PERSON OF THE YEAR 2021 Accreditation. It is an independently verified standard mark based on rigorous selection criteria; performance, trust and customer centricity.
ACET was privileged to have Mr. Josselin Le Gall, the Honorary Consul of France in Cork, to to present the All-Stars trophy & certificate. 
CEO Odile Migieu and Managing Director Joelle Coade
ACET was awarded with the coveted Business All-Star Accreditation. It is an independently verified standard mark for businesses based on rigorous selection criteria; performance, trust and customer centricity.
Accreditated with All-Ireland Business Foundation All Star Business Award 3 years in a row.
CEO Odile Migieu and Managing Director Joelle Coade
Extensive research and judging process is driven by merit meaning that awardees must demonstrate expertise within a given field, dedication to customers service and commitment to excellence and innovation.
30 Best Leaders 2020
Odile Migieu, CEO of ACET was listed as one of the ‘Top 30 Leaders to Watch 2020’ in the Silicon Review.
Awarded by Business Cork 'The Exceptional 200 of 2020'.
BEST PRACTICE OPERATOR OF THE YEAR (LANGUAGE TRAINING), ACET 2020.ACQ Annual Award Programs recognise organisations and individuals that have achieved outstanding commercial success in designated areas of expertise.
ACET Family Business Award
Shortlisted for Best Small Family Business of the Year with Energia Family Business Awards.
Business Cork Awards Winner
Winner of ‘Cork SME Company of the Year 2019’ by Cork Business Remy Martin Awards. “A highly educated caring team are the heart of this business. Welcoming many students from all over globe is their speciality and they have worked tirelessly to place their school, Cork, and Ireland on the world map as a high-quality centre of excellence for learning. Ladies and Gentlemen our Cork SME Company of the Year 2019 is ACET”
CET Ireland Winners
Winner of ‘Most Outstanding English Language School of the Year 2019’ by Corporate Excellence
Irish Enterprise Awards
Best English Language School 2018 & 2019, Ireland in the Irish Enterprise Awards
ACET Award Odile Migieu

In 2018, Our CEO, Odile Migieu won the Lifetime Achievement in the Women in Education (WIE) Awards. Lead5050 is a global leadership development agency with a social purpose – to help women and men work together towards a more authentic leadership paradigm.

iStudy Award Winner

2017/2018 iStudy Award for Academic Excellence

All star thought leader Odile
ACET Award

2018 & 2019 All Star Award in Corporate English Language Training.

2018 & 2019 our CEO, Odile Migieu won Thought Leader – Corporate English Language Training All Star Award

Excellence Award 2019
Winner of ‘Excellence Award For Customer Satisfaction 2019’ by Language Courses
Irish-Enterprise-Award

Best English Language School 2018, Cork County in the Irish Enterprise Awards

Businesswoman of the Year

Joelle was shortlisted for Business Woman of the Year in the 2018 & 2019 Network Cork Awards

Best Language School Cork

Shortlisted for Best Language School 2018 & 2019 in the Irish Education Awards

Cork Business Association
Shortlisted for Best Professional Services 2019 in the Cork Business Association 2019
Shortlisted for for Cork Digital Media Awards for Best Website and Best Use of Instagram 2019
Winners of the 'Multi-Generational Family Business Award-Professional' 2018