German language courses in Heidelberg, Germany

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International House Heidelberg - Collegium Palatinum, Southern Germany:
ih Heidelberg - Collegium Palatinum founded in 1958, has over 55 years of experience instructing language students from all over the world in German as a foreign language and offers various types of quality German courses. Our language school is member of International House World Organisation (IHWO), FaDaF (Associaton for German as a Foreign Language), and is official exam center for telc Language Tests and TestDaF. College credits can be earned through CCIS at ih Heidelberg - Collegium Palatinum.

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German Language Courses:

Photo of German language courses in Heidelberg, Germany- German Standard Course 20
- German Intensive Course 25
- German Combination Course 25 Plus 5
- German Intensive Course Plus 30
- Exam Preparation Courses for telc or TestDaF
- Private and specialized instruction
- Small Group Course
- Corporate Courses

Quality Teachers:
Well trained and highly experienced professionals are our assets. Our teaching staff holds university degrees and speaks one or more foreign languages themselves and has experience working with people from various countries and backgrounds. Their skills and dedication ensure the high quality of our German language courses. All ih-schools put an high emphasize on quality and  innovation in language teaching, and continuous professional development of their teachers.


Image of German language courses in Heidelberg, GermanyHeidelberg is regarded as Germany’s most beautiful city. The school is located in one of the most beautiful regions in Heidelberg. The presence of the more than 600 year old University of Heidelberg creates a congenial atmosphere in which students quickly feel at home. Heidelberg hosts thousands of students from all over the world and is involved with a variety of multinational companies and trade centers both regionally and internationally. Heidelberg´s historic charm mingles with state-of-the-art-science and technology.
Openness and international atmosphere make Heidelberg the ideal place for your study abroad in Germany!

Cultural Activities:

Photos of International House Heidelberg - Collegium Palatinum, Southern GermanyCultural activities and excursions are organized to enrich the learning experience. Participants learn German, discover South Germany, Heidelberg and its surroundings and get familiar with German culture and lifestyle. The cultural program is an integral part of our language courses. Guided tours through the city of Heidelberg, sightseeing trips to the Heidelberg castle and the local museums, events such as concerts and theatre venues, daytrips to beautiful German typical cities such as Schwetzingen, Speyer in the Palatinate region or Baden-Baden or to bigger cities such as Frankfurt or Stuttgart. The cultural program also encourages participants to get to know one another and make international friends.


Picture of German language courses in Heidelberg, GermanyWe offer a wide range of accommodation options:

In guest families:
with breakfast or half-board are an excellent option for those who want to share the daily life with Germans while practicing the language.
Hotel and pensions:
are recommended for short stays to participants with a compact timetable.
Private shared rooms or flats can be booked directly via internet.

Student residence:
As of July 2013 we will have an additional state-of-the-art student residence, located off-campus in Heidelberg's newest and trendy "Bahnstadt-quarter". It provides modern fully-furnished single apartments (about 21m²) with a built-in kitchen and bathroom. The public areas offer inviting rooms for socializing, common learning, cooking and relaxing. There is a TV- lounge for all, a modern fitness area, a huge shared kitchen, and washing machines and dryer in the laundry centre. High-speed internet and cable TV is included.

Our Advantages:

Over 55 years of expertise, experience and success in teaching German as a Foreign Language - Small class sizes -  All course levels -  Evaluation entry test - Official exam center -  Highly experienced teaching staff - college credits through CCIS: take a study abroad semester with us while studying towards your academic degree - Personal guidance and academic counselling - Cultural immersion - Active communication - efficient use of audio & visual tools - Immediate use of new vocabulary and grammar - Central location -  Student ID card - Cultural program and excursions - Various accommodation options - Health insurance - Airport shuttle service.

International House World Organisation:

ih Heidelberg - Collegium Palatinum is an affiliate of International House World Organisation. IHWO is a network of language schools around the world with about 150 schools in 50 countries. We are committed to implementing high standards of quality in the services we offer.

International House schools:
• maintain high professional standards in all its educational activities and submits these standards for regular inspections arranged by the International House World Organisation.
• employ as teachers only those whose professional training and qualifications are approved by the International House World Organisation.
• observe a high standard of professional and commercial conduct in all its dealings with students, clients, staff, other affiliates, and the general public.

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Address: Friedrich-Ebert-Anlage 4, Heidelberg, Germany
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Schiller Language School, Bonn
Courses / Programs
Schiller Language School in Bonn, Germany offers German language courses for university preparation combined with strong visa-support and university admission services for people who wish to study in Germany. It was founded in 2010 with the aim of preparing international students for university admission and their life in Germany.

Our teachers are specialised in preparing students for the TestDaF accreditation which is a requirement for studying at a German university. Once you passed our language course and the TestDaF, we will help you to find the best university fitting your needs and get you an offer from this university (application success guaranteed).
- Beginner's level (1 - 8 weeks)
- Intermediate level (1 - 8 weeks)
- Advanced level (1 - 8 weeks)
- TestDaF preparation / University preparation (1 - 10 weeks)
- Business German (1 - 8 weeks)

Each level and the number of weeks can be combined individually.
F+U Academy of Languages, Berlin
Courses / Programs
Established in 1980, F+U Academy of Languages is one of Europe's largest language schools with partners around the globe and schools in Berlin, Heidelberg, Darmstadt and Chemnitz, (all centers combined had more than 11,000 students and exam participants in 2014 alone).

F+U Academy of Languages Berlin is situated on Berlin's famous Friedrichstrasse in Mitte (the heart of the city), and provides a wide range of beginner to advanced level German language courses.

Renowned for its diverse educational programme, its international character and excellent value for money, the F+U Academy of Languages sets itself apart from the crowd.

We offer decades of teaching experience, and highly qualified and experienced German teachers who approach their teaching with a very lively and entertaining style.

Our language programmes can include homestay or hostel / apartment accommodation, and students can participate in a wide range of leisure and cultural activities in addition to their German language lessons.

Recognitions:  F+U Academy of Languages is member of the Organisation for German as a Foreign Language (fadaf) and of the Association of German Private Schools (VDP).
German for adults / college students:

- Intensive German courses
- Academic / Year-long German courses
- German Exam prep courses (DSH / TestDaF)
- Mini group morning / afternoon classes
- Evening German courses
- Individual German lessons (private one-to-one, duo, trio)
- German Conversation classes
- Business German courses
- German Grammar for beginners
- Customized German courses
- Senior German course 50+
- Combined German + English course
- German Cultural & Leisure Programme
- Professional development seminar for German teachers
- German IT courses
Tandem Hamburg
Courses / Programs
TANDEM Hamburg has been a recognised institute of further education in Hamburg since 1985. We are well known: for our modern foreign German language courses; for a good, efficient and personal service; for quality in further education.

Here the students learn in a small group with a maximum of 10 per class, supported by modern teaching materials and methods. Our German language course starts at your level. Our motto «More than language learning» is especially true regarding our language and educational travel projects as well as our special classes with a cultural program.

We have been approved by the quality control system «Weiterbildung Hamburg», and carry the seal of quality in further education. Our exceptional standards are monitored and assessed regularly. Furthermore, we are certified by CSN (Centrala studiestödsnämden) in Sweden for students who are planning on studying German as a foreign language abroad.
We offer Standard and Intensive German Courses, certificate courses (Zertifikat Deutsch, Mittelstufenprüfung and TestDaF), and evening classes in Business German. All year long, you can also book single classes either individually or as an addition to your morning group course.

Your TANDEM exchange partner will help you understand the German language - and us Germans - better. TANDEM Hamburg is an accredited examination centre for TestDaF and TELC.
Sprachinstitut TREFFPUNKT, Bamberg
Courses / Programs
Ensuring the highest instructional quality and the best possible stay in Bamgerg, Germany are the top priorities at TREFF PUNKT. The institute director, Alexandra von Rohr, and her team will do everything to ensure that your stay in Bamberg is not only a total learning success but also a cultural experience you won't soon forget.

- the course programme is customized for adult learners
- 2 teachers sharing each group, allowing students to benefit from differing styles of teaching and to improve their listening comprehension
- instruction in small groups with an average of 5 students means students receive a high level of attention, enabling them to achieve their personal learning objectives
- 6 supplementary practical sessions per week , ensuring German is also practised outside the classroom- a flexible course system allows students to change their course at any time
- written and verbal tests are given every other week to monitor students' progress
- effective development of verbal skills: half of all instruction time is reserved for speaking and building up vocabulary
- study consultation for your learning progress through one-to-one talks and interim tests
Intensive course; Intensive Plus course; Exam preparatory course; Super Intensive course; Individual training / One-to-One tuition.

Course prices include:
- course material including books
- placement, control and final tests
- small groups with an average of 5 students
- study consultation
- 6 supplementary practical sessions per week offer of leisure activities
- allocation of tandem partner
- allocation of accommodation

TREFF PUNKT certificate according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
iOR Sprachschule Freiburg
Courses / Programs
iOR Sprachschule Freiburg is a dedicated German language training centre, situated right in the heart of the south-west German city of Freiburg. We provide a variety of accessible German as a foreign / second language courses to students from around the world at beginner to advanced levels.

Our qualified and motivating teachers are specialised in DaF, German as a foreign language (Deutsch als Fremdsprache) and DaZ, German as a second language (Deutsch als Zweitsprache). They have also studied, for example, German language and literature, education or DaF.
German Language Courses:

- One-to-one German lessons
- German Group classes
- Intensive German courses
- German Summer and holiday courses
- German courses for Businesses
- German VIP courses
- German Integration courses
- German courses for Children

Courses available for all levels: A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2, (CEFR /Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)
Logo Sprachenschule, Berlin
Courses / Programs
LOGO! German language school is located at Wichertstraße 67 (near the Schönhauser Allee) in the trendy Prenzlauer Berg district of Berlin in the borough of Pankow, only four stops away on the underground from Alexanderplatz in the city centre. Our dedicated and well-trained teachers specialize in German as a foreign language offering high quality German language courses for all levels. These include intensive and business German classes.

We also offer exam preparation courses for the internationally recognized Goethe Institut examinations, as well as special courses with individual classes to prepare for the academic examinations DSH or Test-DaF.

We offer small teaching groups, with four to a maximum of 8 students per class. Lessons are based around the internationally recognized and widely used teaching series "TANGRAM Aktuell" from the Hueber-Verlag publishing house.
Year-round German language courses for all levels from beginner to advanced:

- Individual German language classes
- Intensive German language courses
- Business German language courses
- Evening German language courses
- German language exam preparation courses (DSH, Test-DaF, Goethe Institut)