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Language courses in Zurich for adults, young people and children – we offer a wide range of German language teaching for beginners and advanced learners: private lessons, diploma preparation, intensive courses, day courses, grammar lessons, preparation for Swiss naturalisation, preparation for job interviews and applications, seasonal courses, excursions, culture – and much more!

Language courses Zurich

Private Lessons for A1 and A2 Beginners

Private Lessons for A1 and A2 Beginners


And we’re off!

So you’ve decided to hit the road and learn German? Then here we go! We’re with you all the way.
In private lessons, you choose your personal language trainer, and decide how fast and for how long you want to be on the road, and where exactly you’d like your destination to be.
If you wish, we can also prepare you for the following milestones: the ‘Goethe-Zertifikat Start Deutsch 1’ or the ‘telc Deutsch A1’ and the ‘Goethe-Zertifikat Start Deutsch 2’ or the ‘telc Deutsch A2’.
You can set off at any time. Just get in touch! After a personal interview, an assessment and a trial lesson, your language training with us can begin.
Prices for private lessons at our school (60 minutes):
1 lesson: CHF 110.00
10 lessons: CHF 1,045.00
50 lessons: CHF 5,000.00

Private Lessons for B1 and B2 Advanced Learners

Private Lessons for B1 and B2 Advanced Learners


Onwards and upwards!

So you’ve already achieved a lot and want to continue on your journey learning German? Let’s press on! We’re right behind you.
In private lessons, you choose your personal language trainer, and decide how fast and for how long you want to be on the road, and where exactly you’d like your destination to be.
If you wish, we can also prepare you for the following milestones: the ‘Goethe-Zertifikat B1’ or the ‘telc B1’ and the ‘Goethe-Zertifikat B2’ or the ‘telc B2’.
You can set off at any time. Just get in touch! After a personal interview, an assessment and a trial lesson, your language training with us can begin.
Prices for private lessons at our school (60 minutes):
1 lesson: CHF 110.00
10 lessons: CHF 1,045.00
50 lessons: CHF 5,000.00

Private Lessons for C1 and C2 Advanced Learners

Private Lessons for C1 and C2 Advanced Learners


Reach for the stars!

So you’re almost there and want to bring your German language skills up to the highest level? Let’s reach the top! We’re here to support you.
In private lessons, you choose your personal language trainer, and decide how fast and for how long you want to be on the road, and where exactly you’d like your destination to be.
If you wish, we can also prepare you for the following goals: the ‘Goethe-Zertifikat C1’ or the ‘telc Deutsch C1’ and the ‘Goethe-Zertifikat C2’ or the ‘telc Deutsch C2’.
You can set off at any time. Just get in touch! After a personal interview, an assessment and a trial lesson, your language training with us can begin.
Prices for private lessons at our school (60 minutes):
1 lesson: CHF 110.00
10 lessons: CHF 1,045.00
50 lessons: CHF 5,000.00

Diploma Preparation

Diploma Preparation


Success in the German Language Diploma (A1–C2)

Goethe certificates and telc exams
Whether you want to prepare for a single module or the whole examination, we are here to help. We would be happy to support you in achieving your goal utilizing our years of experience.
Contact us for an appointment for an evaluation, which comes with a trial lesson. We look forward to meeting you.
Prices for private lessons at our school (60 minutes):
1 lesson: CHF 110.00
10 lessons: CHF 1,045.00
50 lessons: CHF 5,000.00

Diploma Preparation

Diploma Preparation


Success in the IB and AP diplomas

Is your IB or AP exam approaching fast? Do you still need some help? We would be happy to prepare you for the oral and written test and give you the support you need. The best course of action would be to get in touch with us two months before the examination, tell us what you want to improve, develop and practice. Then you’ll breeze through your exam with ease.
Prices for private lessons at our school (60 minutes):
1 lesson: CHF 110.00
10 lessons: CHF 1,045.00
50 lessons: CHF 5,000.00

The ‘Classic’ Intensive Course

The ‘Classic’ Intensive Course


Learn a lot in a short time

Take on an intensive course with power and vigour and put your time to optimal use.
Classic, like a Swiss fondue, but spiced up with plenty of creative methods. The course is held in the Babylonia classrooms. We will discuss the course objectives and content with you before the course begins.
Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. in our school.
Price: CHF 1,350.00

The ‘Deluxe’ Intensive Course

The ‘Deluxe’ Intensive Course


Get the most out of a week

Our ‘Deluxe’ intensive course is something very special: for a week you dive into the world of the German language.
You get to learn and speak German for several hours each day.
You get to leave the classroom often, together with your language trainer, and use your knowledge around Zurich. We will discuss the course objectives and content with you before the course begins.
Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Price: CHF 2,900.00 (including lunch)

The ‘Combo’ Intensive Course

The ‘Combo’ Intensive Course


Varied and efficient

An ideal combination of 3 days of the ‘Classic’ intensive course and 2 days of the ‘Deluxe’ intensive course.
We will discuss the course objectives and content with you before the course begins.
Monday to Friday, 3 days 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., 2 days 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. with lunch and activities in Zurich that are guaranteed to get you talking.
Price: CHF 1,890.00 including two lunches

Writing Workshop Day Course

Writing Workshop Day Course


Writing is fun!

Perhaps you rarely have time for homework but you’re planning a B1 or B2 language diploma exam in the near future? Or maybe you simply want to improve your writing skills?
In our ‘Writing is Fun’ course, you’ll learn speech techniques that can help you with your writing. In the group you will collect together ideas about a topic and create mind maps. You get to present your ideas and thoughts on a subject. You’ll do short writing exercises and at the end you’ll write a text similar to those required in language tests – and you’ll train your oral expression and expand your vocabulary along the way.
Upcoming dates:
21 September 2019, 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
30 November 2019, 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
3 to 6 participants
Price: CHF 190.00

Grammar Workshop Day Course

Grammar Workshop Day Course


Grammar is fun!

Do you want to get your head around all those complex structures at last?
Perhaps you don’t want to attend a whole course, but you could work one day into your schedule. If so, then our day courses are right for you.
Upcoming dates:
5 October 2019, 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.:
‘Ich freue mich darauf oder darüber???’ – A day examining prepositional objects.
3 to 6 participants
7 December 2019, 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.:
‘What if the word wenn didn’t exist?’ or ‘Everything you ever wanted to know about the subjunctive’ – A day examining Konjunktiv II.
3 to 6 participants
Price: CHF 190.00

Topic Courses

Topic Courses


One topic – five dates

Do you already speak German, but don’t have so many opportunities in your everyday life to put your knowledge into practise?
Are you looking for an opportunity to talk to other learners, brush up your knowledge of grammar and learn new vocabulary along the way?
Maybe a full course is too long for you, but you could keep five dates in your schedule free? Then sign up for one of our topics courses. You’ll meet up with other people once a week over a period of five weeks.
3 to 5 participants
Price: CHF 250.00

Conversation Group

Conversation Group


‘Coffee and Conversation – CoCo’

Have you reached the level A2 +/B1 and just want to speak German without having to think about grammar or be afraid of making mistakes?
Then come along to one of our weekly CoCo meetings. The group meets with a teacher in a cafe. You get to drink coffee, meet friendly people and talk, talk, talk. It’s never been so much fun to build your vocabulary.
Please note that the CoCo meetings are not classes and are not a replacement for a German course, but they are an ideal supplement to any course.
CoCo groups: Monday, 11:30 a.m. in a cafe in Zurich
Price: CHF 150.00 (10 weeks)

Interview Training

Interview Training


Stand out from the crowd

Are you looking for a new job and have an interview in the near future in which your German is also important?
We’d be delighted to coach you for your personal interview so that you can gain in confidence and shine – not only with your CV, but also with your excellent German.
Prices for private lessons at our school (60 minutes):
1 lesson: CHF 110.00
10 lessons: CHF 1,045.00

Preparation for Swiss Naturalisation

Preparation for Swiss Naturalisation


Seeking for Swiss citizenship?

We can help you prepare for the Cantonal German Test (KDE) and the civics exam.
You then sit the tests with the test provider that your community has assigned to you.
Prices for private lessons at our school (60 minutes):
1 lesson: CHF 110.00
10 lessons: CHF 1,045.00
50 lessons: CHF 5,000.00

German Tutoring

German Tutoring


Let us remove the obstacles from your way

Are you attending an international school and can’t seem to get the hang of German?
We have just what you need. Whether you need to practice grammar, want to improve your oral expression or want to get better at writing, we can support you.
And along the way you’ll find out that German can be fun!
Prices for private lessons at our school (60 minutes):
1 lesson: CHF 110.00
10 lessons: CHF 1,045.00
50 lessons: CHF 5,000.00

German for Children

German for Children


Learning through play

Does your child go to an international school? Do you want additional German lessons?
Is your child growing up bilingual? Does your child need more opportunities to practice German?
Whatever your motivation, we have the solution. Get in touch and we can discuss everything else in person.
Prices for private tuition at your home (45 minutes):
1 lesson: CHF 90.00
10 lessons: CHF 855.00
50 lessons: CHF 4,000.00

Language courses in Zurich – language training for adults, young people and children – privately and in groups. We’re here to advise you!

We are delighted to advise you on which course best suits you to make learning fun. We are happy to arrange your free trial lesson. Get in touch with us today – we are here for you.