French in Montpellier

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Learn French with ILP - Montpellier

Montpellier

French courses in the university town of Montpellier, only 8 km from the Mediterranean Sea; a place rich in cultural diversity: theatre, dance, opera, music concerts... and for the beauty of its hinterland and national monuments : Carcassonne, Pont du Gard, Saint Guilhem, Canal du Midi, Palais des Papes Avignon.

Our programs

A wide range of courses: group classes, one-on-one classes, standard French and/or courses suited to specific needs, exams preparation, etc… with high qualified teachers in multicultural classes. Activities, sporting and cultural excursions are available to enjoy and experience the French lifestyle during the free time.

Standard course

  • 22 lessons.
  • 20 group lessons of 45-minutes.
  • 2 workshops per week

Duration of sessions – from 1 week.
Start: every week except for complete beginners.
Number of participants in the classes: 6 to 10 from September to May, 7 to 12 from June to August.
Levels: from the complete beginner to the advanced levels (A1 to C2).
Students take a written and spoken test prior to beginning their training so that they may follow the course that is best suited to their proficiency.

Intensive course

  • 30 lessons.
  • 20 group lessons of 45 minutes each.
  • 8 personalized mini-group lessons of 5 to 8 students.
  • DELF-DALF preparatory courses or training for official exams.
  • 2 workshops per week

Note:
Exams are given four times a year in Montpellier: March, June August and the beginning of December.

The mini-group classes are devoted to the training for the DELF-DALF written and oral exams. Previous test books and various specific materials are used in the afternoons so that participants may practice working under exam conditions.

Combined course

  • 26 lessons.
  • 20 group lessons of 45 minutes each.
  • 4 private lessons of 45 minutes each per week (two 90 minute sessions).
  • 2 workshops per week

Private lessons are adapted to the student’s objectives (working on weak points, learning specific vocabulary – i.e. business, tourism – or studying for an exam, etc.)

Intensive combined course

  • 32 lessons.
  • 20 group lessons of 45 minutes each.
  • 4 private lessons of 45 minutes each per week (two 90 minute sessions).
  • 8 lessons personalized lessons in mini-groups of 5 to 8 students; DELF-DALF preparatory courses or training for official exams.

Note:
Exams are given four times a year in Montpellier: March, June August and the beginning of December.

The mini-group classes are devoted to the training for the DELF-DALF written and oral exams. Previous test books and various specific materials are used in the afternoons so that participants may practice working under exam conditions.

Combined + course

  • 30 lessons.
  • 20 group lessons of 45 minutes each.
  • 10 private lessons of 45 minutes each per week (two 90 minute sessions).

Private lessons are adapted to the student’s objectives (working on weak points, learning specific vocabulary – i.e.business, tourism – or studying for an exam, etc.)

Our accomodation

ILP propose the following types of accomodations:

Families

Room with half board with French host: 26.50 €/day.

Room with breakfast with French host: 19.50 €/day.

Room with access to kitchen with French host: 19.50 €/day.

Includes:

  • Arrival and departure transfer from Montpellier included.
  • Bed linen and towels are provided, A home stay on half-board includes laundry service once or twice per week.
Shared apartment

Two weeks minimum: 20.00 €/day.

Room in student residence
July and August

Price per week: 125.00 €.

TIPS FOR TRAVELERS

Montpellier is the third-largest French city on the Mediterranean coast after Marseille and Nice.

  • around 450 miles from Paris (1h20 by plane and 3h20 by TGV)
  • around 200 miles from Nice
  • around 100 miles from Marseille

Average temperatures

  • Winter1-13º (33 - 55F)
  • Spring 10-20º (55-68 F)
  • Summer 20-28º (68-82 F)
  • Fall 10-20º (50-67 F)

Average prices

  • a coffee in a street café : 1.50€
  • a cold drink : 3.00€
  • a sandwich : 4.00€
  • a lunchtime meal in a restaurant : from 12.00€
  • a movie theatre ticket : 9.00€
  • a weekly bus pass : 13.00€

ILP will give you a student card which will enable you to get student discounts for public transport and various cinemas

Accommodation tips

Bed and bathroom linens are provided by host families, by the residence inns and by the student residence.
The university halls, shared apartments and private studios provide only bed linen.

Enrollment

Contact us for the registration form