Freiburg

Located in the south-west part of the country, the city straddles the Dreisam river and it is known for its medieval minster and Renaissance university, as well as for its high standard of living and advanced environmental practices. Freiburg is situated in the heart of the major Baden wine-growing region and serves as the primary tourist entry point to the scenic beauty of the Black Forest.

The school has three locations in the centre of Freiburg; the main classroom facility lies next to a picturesque city square and it is only a few steps away from the world-famous Freiburg

Where we are…

The school is located in the very centre of Freiburg.

 

Course Description

Standard Course

 

Get to know the language, the people and the culture: this standard German course combines language learning with the pleasant benefits of spending time in Germany, so that you become acquainted with the country, the people and can practice German in everyday situations.

This is a 20-lesson week course.

Intensive Course

Intensive courses consist of a standard course of 20-lesson week, plus additional instruction, together with others in a small group or in individual instruction. Here students have the opportunity – in parallel to the standard course - to deepen their knowledge and work on specific topics.

TELC Exam Preparation

As preparation for the TELC test, the school offers a combination of language instruction and targeted exam training. On all language levels – running parallel to the standard course – there is a mini-group where examination questions and tasks are practiced.

Preparation for DSH/TestDaF

As preparation for the language test required for admission to a German university, the school offers training courses for TestDaF or DSH.

Evening Courses

For those who, because of work or other reasons, only have time in the evening, the school offers German Evening courses. These courses are aimed at students who want to improve their German language skills.

Summer Courses

The summer courses combine a German course with a large choice of possible activities with a holiday flair.

Teachers will also offer extra exercises for correct pronunciation.

Individual / Flexible Courses

Individual instruction or flexible group instruction are certainly the most intensive ways to learn German. You and your specific aims stand at the centre. Do you want to improve your knowledge of everyday German or are you interested in working on language for your profession or business and technical vocabulary? This is the right course for you.

Other Courses

The school offers also other courses, such as Junior Programmes, that are specifically tailored to teach German to children and young people; German for JobSeekers or German & Work Experience that are addressed to anyone who wishes to gather working experience in Germany, or German for Physicians.

Accommodation

For a successful stay in Freiburg you need a pleasant place to stay. We will gladly take over the assignment of finding accommodation that suits you.

All of the accommodation is located in Freiburg or in the immediate surroundings. With public transport (tram, bus) our school can easily be reached within 10 and 30 min.

You can choose from the following type of accommodation:

  • Single room with a host family, you will have your bedroom and share the bathroom with the host family
  • Private single room, you will have your own room, and share the bathroom and kitchen with the other residents
  • Room in a student residence, that has 6 floors, where all the rooms have a separate bathroom (shower, toilette), but have a shared a kitchen with the other students on the floor

All floors are completely equipped;

  • Arrangement for a holiday apartment, available only on request
  • Shared rooms for groups. The school can offer to the students good accommodation in shared rooms in the Freiburg youth hostel. This type of accommodation also offers full and half board

Social Activities

In addition to language classes, the school offers a wide range of leisure activities. Freiburg and its surroundings offer numerous opportunities for activities in the areas of art, culture, sports and nature excursions.

For students interested in culture, there is a big number of well-known museums and art galleries as well as opportunities to attend local theatre performances and music concerts.

Sports enthusiasts can enjoy playing soccer, canoeing or rock climbing.

Freiburg is also conveniently located for excursions to France and Switzerland.

Fees

We have a lot of course and accommodation options, as you can imagine! To give you an idea of costs, here is a sample price for

  • a one week course with student residence accommodation: 450,00€
  • a two week course with student residence accommodation: 770,00€

Please contact us for more course options.