EFINST Turkish Centre, Istanbul:
Welcome to The EFINST Turkish Centre Istanbul, the most professional and successful private Turkish language school for foreigners in Turkey teaching students how to speak the language accurately and fluently from the first lesson! The EFINST Turkish Centre Istanbul has over 12 years experience in meeting the language and training needs of those who wish to study and improve their Turkish. With over 2000 students a year we are dedicated to promoting international understanding through education and raising the standards of language learning. From a department size of 2 we have grown to 15 dedicated staff.
Turkish Language Courses in Istanbul:
Our courses focus on integrating all the skills of speaking, listening, reading and writing. The emphasis is on building confidence in speaking Turkish and developing fluency in a lively and authentic language context. Our approach is student-centred and communicative, which means that teachers will focus on student’s aims and interests to help you use Turkish in an effective and practical way.
Turkish for Beginners; Elementary; Pre-Intermediate; Early Intermediate; Late Intermediate; Upper - Intermediate; Pre-Advanced; Advanced Turkish.
Morning Turkish Group Courses (STMC 10):
From September till June EFINST offers Standard Turkish Group Courses for foreigners living in Turkey. These morning courses continue for 10 weeks and consist of 10 academic hours of tuition per week which includes 2 hours of free conversation lessons on Fridays mornings.
Evening Turkish Group Courses (STEC 5):
This course is highly demanded amongst foreign business people and is delivered in a closed group, as an executive course. This course is a proper and efficient language course for foreign students with lots of grammar, structure, writing exercises, interactive activities, dialogues and daily language practices. Additionally students will cover cultural awareness sessions, office language, dialogues and terminology. These evening courses continue for 12 weeks and consist of 5 academic hours per week (2 days x 5 hours of class tuition in the evening).
Weekend Turkish Group Courses (STEC 7):
These weekend courses continue for 7.5 weeks and consist of 8 academic hours per week (2 days x 8 hours of class tuition in the weekend). This course is highly demanded amongst foreign business people and is delivered in a closed group, as an executive course.
1-to-1 course/Private lessons:
Our intensive one-to-one Turkish courses provide you with your own personal language trainer whose sole mission is to help you reach your learning goals. That means you always progress at your own pace. Your trainer also has the ability to react with total flexibility to your individual learning needs.
Intensive Turkish Group Courses:
This course provides 4 hours of tuition each day (from Mondays to Fridays) with an hour free for lunch. It focuses on integrating all the skills of speaking, listening, reading and writing. The emphasis is on communication skills, improvement in fluency and confidence in speaking Turkish. Teachers make use of course books, but also supplement lessons with authentic material and out-of-class activities. Students may also enroll for a longer period – 4, 6, 8 - 12 weeks.
Turkish Culture & Language Istanbul:
For foreigners with limited time for language training we recommend this new program to gain the maximum benefit from their stay in Istanbul and maximum exposure to the Turkish language and culture. Even those who have been to Istanbul and have seen all the sights will definitely enjoy this program because they will experience real life in Istanbul.
Turkish Culture & Cappadocia Istanbul (TCCI):
"Experience the harmony and diversity from 10,000 years of civilizations" with Turkish Culture & Cappadocia Istanbul.
Turkish Culture & Rumi Istanbul:
While learning Turkish, learn all about Rumi and with a weekend getaway, see the dervishes whirl in his memory in Konya.