Academie de Langues France Méditerranée
ALFMED is a Language Academy that proposes a unique experience to learn French in the sun in a favorable setting and in total immersion. Located in a private mansion of the beginning of last century, the Academy offers all the advantages of a private school in the center of a student town. Situated in Perpignan, the southern-most city in France, it is less than two hours from the Olympic city of Barcelona. The Academic and Intensive Programs proposed by ALFMED supports the seriousness of the group of diplomas called FLE (Francais Langue Etrangère or French Language for Foreigners). Priority is given to the learning of French in a playful way, combined with the experience of our professors and all the support given by the Academy. Each program corresponds with your unique level of French : from beginners to advanced French speakers who would like to discover France from the inside. We also offer English and Spanish courses for students, adults and enterprises.
If you are seeking to learn or perfect and update your French, Accent Français offers French language courses for foreigners from one week to several months and welcomes students of all ages and levels. Accent Français has a warm and friendly atmosphere, with personalized and efficient service - our staff will promptly answer your requests to make your stay as nice as possible. We offer intensive courses in small groups, academic year courses, French culture, activities, excursions, summer courses, French courses for teachers, individual French classes with tailor-made courses etc. There are excursions on the week-end to discover our region and the French and Mediterranean culture, extracurricular activities: wine ateliers, cheese tasting, cooking lessons, visits, and so forth.
Open up your personal life, your travels, and your career with the command of another European language, and learn about the history and culture of this beautiful, exciting and lively country. Altiplano provides the stimulating, friendly and professional environment which allows you to increase your confidence in your linguistic ability. Altiplano Training specializes in intensive French language courses that focus on French social and business cultures as well as key language skills. A One to One course is the ideal way to learn a language. Your course is tailored to focus on the skills YOU need, and individual teaching maximizes your study time. There is no time wasted. Our French for Business courses are of the highest quality available. They are demanding and effective, with over 50 hours a week of language use. They run in lively and world-famous Chamonix; an all-year-round mountain resort. We also offer a range of other general French courses as different packages to suit different budgets and availability.
Anaïs Baurens Méditerranée
A.B.M. (Anaïs Baurens Méditerranée) was founded in Montpellier in 1996 and is a Private Further Education Institution legally registered with the local Education Authority (Montpellier). Whatever your language learning objectives, we have a course to match. The aim of our brisk and efficient teaching methods is to develop the student's linguistic ability to cope with a variety of communication situations that arise in daily and professional life. We go out of our way to ensure that the teaching dispensed meets the needs and expectations of each individual student. The teaching based on communicative pedagogy focuses especially on comprehension and expression in written and oral usage. The study of grammatical structures and vocabulary and the use of real-life documents (books, press articles, audio tapes DVD and video) are an integral part of the course. All courses are given by experienced teachers with universities qualifications and who specialise in the teaching of French as a Foreign Language and who will provide high quality teaching.
Located at the heart of Montpellier, the Cuneiforme Institute offers French language courses for foreigners all year round in a 19 th century building in the style of Haussman. A stone's throw away from the train station and from the Place de la Comédie, the terrace of the Grand Café, the Provencal market stalls, and the scent of fresh-baked croissants lend to the atmosphere its inimitable French touch. Classes have a maximum of 8 students of all nationalities and ages (ages 18 and up, or 16 for exam preparation courses), with curricula developed in terms of each group's objectives (focusing on syntax, grammar, comprehension, or expression, oral or written). All programs involve at least 1 hour of personal preparation work per day. Our cultural activities aim to enable students to meet the French people and to discover French culture. They bring together all of the school's students and are an opportunity to meet and talk, regardless of groups, levels, or courses.
Ecole Klesse is located in the very centre of the charming town of Montpellier, in the middle of its cultural and festival life. We welcome you in a traditional "bourgeois" house with pleasant cheerful atmosphere. We are well known for our programs of tailored linguistic immersion for individual students or groups, always in small groups (6 or 8 participants according to the course type : standard course or intensive course) with homogeny level (systematic free entrance test).
Our French language Institute in the South of France is situated in the heart of beautiful, historic Montpellier, minutes from the railway/bus station/tramway, the world-famous Place de la Comédie, the Tour de la Babote and within only 20 minutes of the airport and wonderful Mediterranean beaches. All instructors are experienced, fully-qualified teachers and native language speakers, specialising in teaching French for Foreigners (FLE - français langue étarngère). We use a modern, direct, communicative method, where you learn and improve your French naturally using authentic materials. The main emphasis in all classes is on improving speaking and listening skills. You will have ample time for private practice in real life situations in the local community. There are social, cultural and touristic activities are organised by the school. Many and varied activities to suit all tastes and age groups are available in the magnificent Languedoc-Roussillon region of the South of France ("Le Midi").
Institut Linguistique Adenet
If you wish to learn French or to improve your French language skills, and to learn quickly to communicate confidently in French, come to Institut Linguistique Adenet in Montpellier. Our Institute is located in the Grand Rue Jean Moulin , one of the most attractive addresses in the heart of Montpellier's historic centre. We offer a wide range of French language courses for all levels and all needs with weekly starting dates. Small class sizes of a maximum of 10 students allow for an active participation of each student. All our teachers are fully qualified to teach French as a foreign language. Their experience, and dynamic stimulating way of teaching in connection with our proven interactive method will enable you to progress quickly. The working atmosphere is serious, but relaxed. We offer a wide range of carefully selected accommodation options which are continuously monitored by our in-house accommodation department. The weekly changing activity program offers spare time activities and cultural visits such as guided tours of the historic centre of Montpellier, cheese and wine tasting, dinners in French restaurants, excursions to Avignon, Provence, Camargue, Carcassonne etc.
Langues sans Frontieres
Langues sans Frontieres was founded in 1995 in Montpellier, with a mission to provide high quality French tuition to all age groups in an environment conducive to learning. Through its highly qualified staff, excellent accommodation and a full and varied social programme, LSF has established itself as one the leading organisations in France for anyone wishing to learn the language in its native setting. Courses are international and aimed at adults of 18 and over. The maximum group size is 10 students. LSF uses an integrated communicative approach in its teaching which focuses on the student and his/her environment. Particular attention is paid to improving speaking and listening skills. LSF offers a palette of options tuned to students' needs: from year-round adult courses or work placements (internships) to summer junior vacation courses, all in Montpellier.
Our school is located in the heart of the historical center of town, in a beautifully renovated 17th century building. The classrooms are spacious and luminous. The concept of the institute resides in the learning of the French language with a direct link to cultural activities; this link is a fundamental element because it represents the innovative specificity of the institute. Our team consists of qualified, experienced and dynamic teachers and professionals, whose availability makes your integration into the school and the French life easier. In class, the teachers ask for an active participation of the students thanks to a creative method which focuses on the practice of the language and culture, as well as, the intercultural exchanges. The teaching contents cover all the communication abilities which will be used in a practical and fun way based on authentic documents. So, grammar, pronunciation, as well as the access to the language and culture are easy to grasp.
Founded in the 14th century, successor to a long tradition, the University of Perpignan is resolutely turned towards the future.
The University of Perpignan offers foreign students courses designed for them and adapted to their needs. Courses take place within the University buildings. Therefore, foreign students are not separated from French students and participate fully in university life. Their integration is facilitated by the size of the university and by the organisation of the courses.
Vis-à-Vis is a specialist organisation providing French language courses in France, Belgium and Canada. One positive advantage of this for you is that we know the schools we use in these countries by heart, which means we can give you clear and objective advice. Vis-à-Vis is your first step towards learning French in a French speaking country. We offer a diverse range of courses and no two schools are the same. Nor are our students: they differ in age and in their motivations for taking a course. Making the right choice is very important and we like to help you to make that decision. We hope this web-site will give you an insight into what learning French in-country means. For further advice about the schools, locations and choosing the right course and accommodation contact Vis-à-Vis - we consider it our most important task to provide you with personal advice and excellent service.