Rouen is overflowing with history and culture, making it a fantastic place to learn French and experience the French way of life! Learn French in Rouen and discover majestic architecture, gourmet food and much more in this beautiful corner of Normandy!
After your French lessons at our school, marvel at the famous cathedral, see the masterpieces of Claude Monet and other artists or simply wander around Rouen’s picturesque medieval streets. Only one hour away by train is the equally stunning city of Paris! Also close by, are the Normandy landing beaches, where the course of history was changed forever in June 1944.
Our spacious and well-equipped school is on the left bank of the River Seine, close to the centre of Rouen, where a wide selection of restaurants and shops are to be found. The school is in a modern building, with 12 classrooms, 10 computers with free internet access, a library and its own car park and courtyard.
All of our courses are taught by native French teachers, experienced in teaching students from all over the world. We have a wide variety of courses at different levels, and you can choose how long you study for, so we’re sure to have a course to suit you!
Intensive French course
Choose our intensive French course for 25 hours of French lessons a week.
Semi-intensive French course
Class sizes are kept to just eight students on this course, with 15 hours of French lessons each week.
Holiday French course
One of our most popular courses, this course offers 15 hours of morning lessons each week, two afternoon trips to local attractions, and a full-day Saturday excursion.
In a group of students no larger than four, you will have 20 hours of French lessons per week.
French and Work Experience
If you want to immerse totally yourself in the French language, study at our school for at least a month and then work in sales, tourism or other areas.
One-to-one French course
Learn French even more quickly with the undivided attention of your teacher! Choose how many lessons you have each week, and you could also have lunch with your teacher if you’d like, helping you to absorb the French culture.
We can provide you with top-quality tuition in business French, whether you’d like to learn in a professional mini-group or with one-to-one lessons.
French and Cuisine
Want to learn how to make delicious French dishes as you learn French in Rouen? This course is perfect for you, with 15 hours of French lessons, three afternoon cookery lessons, three lunches and a gourmet leaving dinner all included!
If you’re more interested in sampling the regional specialities than in making them, you’ll love this course! You’ll have 15 hours of French lessons, visit three local producers and enjoy three gourmet meals!
We also offer many other speciality courses, including French and Painting, French and Golf, French and Beauty and French and Pottery.
We’ll find the right accommodation for you, no matter what your needs. Live with one of our host families to practice your French with the locals and immerse yourself in the French way of life. Executive homestays are also available, providing you with your own bathroom, if you’re taking a one-to-one French course. Personnel from our schools regularly check host families to ensure that you will enjoy your stay in Rouen. Or you might prefer to socialise with other students in one of our student residences, both located within walking distance of our school. We offer the following accommodation options:
In addition to French lessons, our school in Rouen organises a program of activities, designed to introduce you to French culture and show you some of what Rouen has to offer! Afternoon activities include visits to museums, theatre evenings, visits to radio or TV stations, restaurant evenings and sporting activities, such as swimming or skating. Join Saturday excursions to amazing places like Paris, Mont Saint Michel and Monet’s garden at Giverney.
Rouen is very accessible from Paris airports. Simply take the shuttle into St. Lazare station in Paris, and then catch a train directly to Rouen. If you’re staying with a host family, we can arrange private transfers from the airport.