>> Language school in Vienna
Our language school in Vienna was founded in 1988 and has gained a world-wide reputation as a language school with a successful range of courses, an ideal learning environment and modern teaching equipment.
The air-conditioned shool building is built in the classical Viennese style and has 6 bright, welcoming, tastefully furnished classrooms. In our multimedia library you will find 17 workplaces with computer and free internet access, free W-LAN in the whole school, newspapers, magazines, DVDs and CDs to rent as well as a student lounge with coffee, drinks and snacks.
The building is centrally located in Vienna's embassy district, opposite the castle Belvedere. You can reach the city centre by public transport within 15 minutes.
>> Vienna - a beautiful city of art and culture
Vienna is a spectacular metropolis and one of the safest capitals in the world with a high quality of life. The German language spoken in Vienna is pure and correct and very melodious.
City of art and culture: Imperial sights and splendid buildings, art treasures of the museums, numerous exhibitions, a lively theatre, film and dance scene rich in tradition.
City of music: Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert and Johann Strauss lived here. This tradition continues until now with the world-famous Wiener Sängerknaben, Wiener Philharmoniker, international award winners of Vienna's Conservatory and a lively young music scene.
A fixed component of our offered German courses are 5 culture and leisure activities per week.
>> German courses in Vienna
In our language school in Vienna it is possible to choose between intensive courses and private lessons.
The intensive courses are courses for groups with 20 or 30 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 for young people with a diverse 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 language school in Vienna offers all course levels: starting with a total beginner course and ending with the perfection level. The indications of level of all our courses (A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 and C2) are oriented at the European frame of reference. This way, after the level homogeneous learn groups can be built so that nobody gets bored or feels overchallenged.
The 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. If required, intermediate groups can be built.
>> Guarantee of Quality
Our language school in Vienna is an officially recognized training centre for the Austrian language diploma (ÖSD). The levels of the ÖSD certificates are oriented at the European frame of reference. The exams take place five times per year.
This is what our students say about us:
Vienna is a beautiful city with a rich cultural history ... It is a great city for a young woman to live in. I feel quite safe and comfortable here. The public transport system is efficient and runs on a regular basis. For a student without a car it's a wonderful way of getting around town. (Linda, Houston, Texas)
>> More Students reviews
>> Accommodation & Arrival
Arrival: Sunday before the course starts
Departure: Saturday after the end of the course
Host family: You stay with your host family in their own home. Host families can be childless couples, parents with schoolchildren, or older people whose grown-up children have already left home.
Shared apartment: You are accommodated in a well-maintained flat, often shared with other students. You share bathroom and kitchen (equipped with the usual kitchenware and crockery) with your flatmates.
Student residence: 20 modern furnished superior and standard apartments offer you recreation as well as contact to other students - with public transport only 10-15 minutes away from the school and city centre! This recently redecorated art nouveau building located in a peaceful area is the perfect place to learn successfully. It is also ideal for walks and trips around Vienna, the city of art and culture.