Located in the centre of Heidelberg, the F+U Academy of Languages is one of the largest language schools in Europe. Specialising in German as a Foreign Language, F+U Academy of Languages is one of the world's leaders in the provision of German courses, whether in the form of intensive lessons in the mornings and afternoons, or extra-occupational evening courses.
In addition to lessons in German, English and more than 25 other languages all year-round, we also offer vocational trainings in foreign-language professions and organize language trips to destinations around the world. Furthermore, F+U Academy of Languages is a test centre for all internationally recognized language tests. Starting in 2016, we will also offer preparatory courses for the Feststellungsprüfung for international students interested in studying at German universities. A large selection of rooms means that our students can be accommodated year-round.
In 2016, we were awarded both the iStudy Award (World Language School of the Year - Germany) and the StudyTravel Star Award (ST Star German Language School 2016).
Our language programmes include:
- Individual lessons, evening classes, intensive, super-intensive, premium and compact courses (all year round)
- Company trainings, educational leave, specialist language courses, computer courses, integration courses
- Junior Programme: German and English courses in the summer for kids and teens aged 6 to 15
- International Test Centre: TestDaF, TELC, TestAS, TOEFL®, TOEIC®, LCCI and many other tests as well as exam-preparation classes
- State-recognized Vocational College for Foreign Languages: vocational trainings as Foreign Language Correspondence Clerk, European Secretary, Multilingual Correspondence Clerk, Translator
- Equipment: 80 multimedia-equipped classrooms, three pc labs with more than 50 computers, WLAN, library, central location with excellent access to public transport
- Accommodation options: halls of residence, apartments, host families, hotel, boarding school for students aged 16 to 18
- International Prep School: Preparation for Feststellungsprüfung (university entrance qualification for international students)
- Further programmes: language travels, internships, orientation and advice for international students interested in studying at German universities
- Extra-curricular activities: cultural activities programme, Japan Centre, tandem groups
Our staff are happy to answer your questions in German, English, French, Chinese, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Arabic and Russian at any time during our office hours:
Monday - Friday: 7:30 am to 8:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm