To experience an authentically French culture, take a French course in Toulouse! This wonderful city remains unspoilt by mass tourism, even with its memorable vistas and lively atmosphere.
Toulouse retains a strong regional identity, which centres around the mouth-watering cuisine to be found in this south-west corner of France. After your French lessons, make time to enjoy some ‘garbure’ (soup with poultry) or ‘Saucisses de Toulouse’ (herb sausages), washed down with a drop of local wine. Suitably refreshed, explore the scenic old town or one of Toulouse’s many art galleries. Alternatively, stroll down to the Place du Capitole, the heart of city life, where the locals will be pleased to help you practice your French!
Toulouse is ideally situated between France’s Mediterranean and Atlantic coastlines, close to national parks. Even beautiful Spanish cities like San Sebastián and Barcelona are not far from Toulouse!
An elegant building in the centre of Toulouse is home to our school. Following your French classes, relax in the nearby park or witness the majestic sight of Saint-Sernin Basilica, just a five-minute walk away. As well as large and bright classrooms, our school also has a library, student lounge and computer room with free Internet access.
However you choose to learn French in Toulouse, our school’s teachers are all well-qualified and experienced in French language tuition. The Intensive course comprises 20 French lessons each week, giving you plenty of spare time to discover Toulouse!
If you’d like to study in a smaller group, take our school’s Mini-group French course in Toulouse. Each class will contain a maximum of just four other students, so you’ll receive lots of individual time with tutors. Semi-private Lessons, with only with other student in the group, are also available. For as much personal attention from teachers as possible, opt for a program of Private French Lessons.
Experience both group and Private Lessons with a Combined Course. Choose four, six, eight or 10 individual classes to supplement your group lessons. Both combined and one-to-one courses are available if you want to study Business French. Other specialist programs on offer include a French Cookery course, DELF and DALF Exam Preparation courses and French for Teachers.
Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions about our French courses in Toulouse.
A great way to improve your French is to live amongst the locals! Our school organises accommodation with host families, selecting only the most hospitable families. Practice your French over breakfast and dinner, which your family will provide for you.
If you’d prefer to make your own meals, our school can also arrange self-catering accommodation, shared with French locals. Alternatively, let our school recommend a hotel to you, with a wide range of prices available.
o run alongside your French course in Toulouse, our school offers a full program of extra-curricular activities and excursions. Treat your taste buds with meals out in fine Toulousain restaurants and wine-tasting sessions. Explore Toulouse with a guided tour or boat trip down the Garrone river or Canal du Midi. A variety of sports are on offer, from ice-skating to football, rowing to the local favourite, rugby. Or spend a day at the Cité de l’Espace theme park, where you’ll witness the origins or the universe and experience life in a space station!
The activities package includes various excursions, with destinations changed regularly. One such excursion is to Carcassonne, a magnificent walled city sitting amidst scenic French countryside. Another trip involves a hike into the Pyrenees and a visit to a medieval mountain village, followed by a picnic. Or you might travel down to the Mediterranean to see traditional coastal towns and superb beaches.
A free transfer service, from either the airport or train station, is operated for students staying in host family and shared self-catering accommodation. Transfers are also available if you stay in a hotel, although these are not included.