>> Language school in Munich
Our language school in Munich was founded in 1988 and is located in the heart of Schwabing. The school occupies one large floor of an elegant building that was built around 1940.
It offers you a friendly and familiar atmosphere and guarantees you constant support by our teachers. We offer you communicative and lively classes where you practise speaking, listening, reading, and writing alternately. Grammar is teached in a simple, easy understandable way. We teach in small groups, interactive, motivating, and with humour. You will be constantly supported by us to speak the language. We use modern course books and authentic additional material.
>> Munich - The city
Munich, the 850-years-old media, arts, and cultural metropolis is Germany's main centre for hightech and communication. Wirh close to 1.3 million inhabitants the "Bavarian village of a million" is the third largest German city and, above all, a cosmopolitan city with heart.
Munich has 11 universities with some 87,000 students, many theatres and cinemas, museums and galeries including the famous 'Neue Pinakothek', 'Alte Pinakothek', and 'Pinakothek der Moderne', 7 breweries, and of course the Oktoberfest: the world's biggest festival attended by nearly 6.5 million visitors every year.
The area around Munich is marvellous: the numerous big and small lakes with view to the Alps, the slopes at a distance of only 50 miles, the fairy tale castle Neuschwanstein (75 miles), and many German and European cultural cities close enough for weekend trips - you shouldn't miss it!
>> German language courses in Munich
In our language school in Munich it is possible to choose between intensive courses and private lessons. The intensive courses are courses for groups with 20 or 24 lessons per week. The small groups consist of 6-10 participants and are offered in up to 8 different course levels. It is also possible to combine different courses. All courses are offered during the whole year, additionally we offer summer courses with a varied leisure programme.
The focus areas of the courses - depending on the course level - are as follows:
- buildup and development of communicative abilities
- improvement of the oral and written expressiveness
- development of the listening and reading comprehension
- German grammar
- improvement of pronounciation
- regional and culture studies.
Our teaching staff consists of graduates of German universities, all of whom are native speakers and specialised in the teaching of German as a foreign language. The permanent staff is directed by a curriculum coordinator who also supervises the development of new and up-to-date teaching material.
>> Course levels
Our language school in Munich offers all course levels: starting with a total beginner course and ending with the perfection level. The indications of level of all our courses are oriented at the European frame of reference. This way, after the level test homogeneous learn groups can be built so that nobody gets bored or feels overchallenged. We offer 5 course levels, each with a 8 week syllabus. Levels start at absolute beginner and progress to advanced:
- German A1 = 8 weeks
- German A2 = 8 weeks
- German B1 = 8 weeks
- German B2 = 8 weeks
- German C1 = 8 weeks
A level test will be sent, together with the booking confirmation. If necessery, a short oral level test takes place on the first day of class. We are going to discuss the results with you. In general, it is possible to change the course later.
>> Guarantee of Quality
Our language school in Munich is an officially recognized training centre for the following official certificates: for level B1 the telc German certificate (ZD) - five times per year, for level B2 the telc German certificate B2 - four times a year and for the levels B2 and C1 the TestDaF, the official exam to be admitted to study at a German university - six times a year. Dates of exams on request.
This is what our students say about us:
Felipe aus Chile: Les escribo para agradecerles por todo y decirles que la escuela es increíble, ¡ustedes son muy simpáticos y hacen el ambiente muy especial y agradable! Las clases son muy buenas y profesionales. ¡¡Gracias por todo y por siempre estar dispuestos a responder mis dudas con una sonrisa!!
Luke aus Australien: I found the whole experience sensational. The teachers very of very good standard and great fun to be with. Thank you for beeing a highlight of my German experience. Coming from an English speaking background and having no Deutsch on arrival, I am simply amazed at the amount I learnt in such a short period.
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>> Accommodation & Arrival
Arrival: Sunday before the course starts
Departure: Saturday after the end of the course
The most effective way to learn a foreign language is to live in the country and talk with native speakers - in this case, with Germans in Germany! Which is why we offer you the opportunity to stay with German hosts and experience German everyday life.
The rooms are furnished, kitchen and bathroom are to be shared with the flatmates, bed linen is provided. The flats are visited by us regularly.
The commuting time from the school will be 30 minutes as a maximum.