Language course French in Montpellier


Learn French in Montpellier at our partner school, ILA. ILA is located in one of the most attractiive parts of Montpellier and is in the heart of the city centre. The school is positioned closely to a number of small boutiques, goumet shops and typical coffee shops. The school itself is an historic building dating back to the 18th century and within 5 minutes of the Place de la Comedie.

Key features of our partner French school in Montpellier:

  • School validated by EAQUALS, IALC and Label Qualité FLE
  • Students from over 70 nationalities
  • Materials included in price
  • Free airport transfer in case of Host Family
  • Small class sizes- between 8 and 10 students per class
  • Free WIFI in all school buildings
  • Free use of computers and tablets
  • Minimum age: 16 years

Social Programme

On the first day of the French course, every student receives an information pack about Montpellier and the range of social activities that ILA organises. These include: Activity programme Montpellier
  • Visits of Montpellier including guided tours of Antigone, Chateau Flaugergues and museums
  • French wine and cheese tasting
  • Excursions to Provence, Avignon, Nimes, Aix-en-Provence and Camargue, which includes horse riding


During the intensive course you will have 20 or 30 lessons per week. Objectives are; broadening of grammar, structure and vocabulary; intensive training in oral and written expression; study of French culture and civilisation.

Minimum age is 16 years.


The combined course offers the possibility to combine group and one-to-one tuition. You will follow 24 lessons per week, of which 4 lessons are one-to-one tuition.  The combined course perfectly combines the dynamic of group tuition with tailored private lessons. Ideal for professionals, managers and all who only have little time available.  Maximum number of students per class: 10 (one-to-one lessons: 1) All levels.

Minimum age is 16 years.

Academic Year

The academic year course has the same content as the intensive course, however you profit of very special rates. You will follow 20 lessons per week. Course length is between 20 - 36 weeks. 


Minimum age is 16 years.

Commercial French

The commercial French course is offered in conjunction with the intensive course, and aims to teach you special business vocabulary and business expressions in a wide range of topics. The intensive course is 20 hours and the commercial French course 10 hours per week.
Required Level: Intermediate.

Minimum age is 16 years.


The DELF / DALF course consists of 20 lessons standard course + 10 lessons special exam training, in which you can prepare for the exam.

To read more about the DELF/DALF examination course please click here.

Minimum age is 16 years.

Golden Age

The Golden Age course is specifically designed for the senior student. During a two-week program the focus is not only on learning the language, but you will also discover the beautiful surroundings of Montpellier.

The program includes 20 lessons per week and an extensive program of activities. Examples of activities and excursions include a guided city tour, half-day excursion to Nimes and Sete, the Venice of the Languedoc, a day trip to Avignon, wine and cheese tasting. All students from the school may participate on the city tour and the excursions, the other activities are exclusive for the Golden Age sudents (if there are enough participants). The Golden Age course is not suitable for absolute beginners.

Minimum age is 50 years.


The one-to-one course is designed for those who want to optimise their study time. The aim of the one-to-one course programme is to offer a fully personalised method of teaching designed to meet the specific student's needs and desires. As the classes are private, the student will be able to decide the schedule and content.

Minimum age is 16 years.