German Language Courses in Heidelberg, Germany

About Heidelberg, Germany

Study in Heidelberg

The romantic city of Heidelberg, a renowned academic center, is the ideal setting to learn or perfect your German. Home to the oldest university in the country, Heidelberg stands out as Germany's intellectual capital.

The city is nestled the Neckar River Valley amidst wineries, forests and the plains of the Rhine, offering the visitor all sorts of leisure activities and trips to enjoy in their free time.

The German School in Heidelberg

The school is located in the classy neighbourhood of Neuenheim/Handschuhsheim, in the famous "Krehl Villa", a protected historic building that has been recently refurbished , i one of the nicest residential areas of Heidelberg, very close to the city center on foot. The school has a wireless Internet connection, luminous classrooms, a computer lab and a bookstore, as well as a beautiful gardened patio that the students use to chill out, study and socialize.

German Courses in Heidelberg

General German

  • 20, 25 or 30 hours per week
  • Course duration: from 1 to 52 weeks
  • Starting dates: any Monday of the year
  • Levels: from beginners to advanced
  • Students per class: maximum 12
  • Minimum age: 18 years old



One of the most effective methods of learning and improving a language is staying with a host family, which allows the student to put into practice the skills he or she is learning while also getting to know the local culture and lifestyle.

The student can choose between a single or double room as well as between breakfast only or half board meal plans.

University residences

Located 20 minutes from the school, the student can decide whether he or she wishes to share a room or be in a single. There is no meal plan offered but the students will have kitchen facilities at their disposal.

Cultural Activities

The school organizes a diverse and interesting cultural and leisure program. Heidelberg's surroundings offer plenty of opportunities. Half-day and full-day excursions are organized each week to the most interesting cities or towns, and are diverse cultural and sports activities. You will be able to visit Worms, Speyer or Stuttgart, amongst others.


  • As a university city, Heidelberg is preferred by students from 20 to 27 years old
  • Very high quality team of professors
  • Excellent facilities

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