German Courses in Heidelberg
Picture walking down beautiful cobbled-stone streets, close to the embankments of a large river, all while an enormous castle looms above you. Welcome to Heidelberg, the German university city which fascinates all the people who live, study and visit it from all over the world.
It is easy to see why Heidelberg is considered one of the most beautiful cities in Germany. Situated along the banks of the Neckar river, this city has inspired poets, artists and scientists alike.
Take your German lesson with us! In no time you will be ordering coffee and cake in German at your local café, while planning to explore this beautiful city with your friends.
Campus with language school and accommodation
German courses for every need and every level.
Here you will meet like-minded people from all over the world who share a common goal: Learn German
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Our German Courses in Heidelberg
Students will be inspired to learn German in this romantic city. With a variety of courses available, students will have the opportunity to invest in a German course that will help them meet their language goals while experiencing a city like no other.
This one in a life time experience will instill a passion for German which you will always carry.
Let us help you meet your language goals in this unforgettable opportunity!
Our School in Heidelberg
Our school in Heidelberg provides you with a friendly and relaxed atmosphere for you to study. In our school you will find a variety of settings at your disposal that we provided for you to study comfortably.
Our school keeps group sizes to a minimum, ensuring personalised and effective learning for each and every student.
Campus ideally located at walking distance of downtown
Modern and well-equipped classrooms and facilities. Student lounge, library, terrace and café to complement your studies.
Fast internet everywhere on campus.
All our teachers are native speakers with experience and professionalism.
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Location of the German Language School in Heidelberg
The Sprachcaffe language school in Heidelberg creates an environment where students feel encouraged to speak German, from day one!
The qualified, experienced and native German teachers use topical material and creative teaching methods such as role play, games and discussions so you become confident in expressing yourself in German in no time.
20 lessons of 45 minutes each
Minimum duration 1 week
Group size ø 6 max. 12
30 lessons of 45 minutes each
Recognised as educational leave
Minimum duration 1 week
Group size ø 6 max. 12
2 lessons daily ( for 4 or 6 lessons daily multiply accordingly)
5 days per week
Also available online/after your stay
Course starting dates for all levels except for elementary students: every Monday from June 17- August 25
Course starting dates for elementary students 2020: June 24, July 1,15 and 29, August 12.
For bookings sent after December 1st, the new price list will apply.
Do you have any questions about our language courses? Contact us and we will gladly answer your inquiries.
Accommodation in Heidelberg
At Sprachcaffe we provide you several options available to call home in Heidelberg. We know that a key ingredient for every student’s success and experience is a comfortable environment to study and relax. That is why we make every effort to make your stay in Heidelberg as comfortable and pleasant as possible.
In Heidelberg we have three types of accommodation to fit everyone’s needs: standard apartment, comfort apartment and Homestay.
Single or double room
Shared kitchen and bathroom
Directly on campus or max. 10 min on foot
Single or double room
Directly on campus
Kitchen and bathroom are shared
Breakfast, Half board
15 min on foot or by bus
Students at Sprachcaffe have the opportunity of making friends and having unforgettable experiences at our apartments. The Standard and Comfort apartments makes it possible to meet people from around the world.
If you want instead to have quieter and more intimate meals and conversations with locals, then there is no better way than the Homestay. You will experience the local culture first-hand and feel part of an authentic German family.
Heidelberg's landmark sits high above the city: Heidelberg Castle. The former residence of the Elector of the Palatinate, it is a must for all visitors to the city. Particularly recommendable is the view of the Neckar from the Karl Theodor Bridge, called "Old Bridge" by the inhabitants of Heidelberg, and the visit of the various Heidelberg museums such as the Kurpfälzisches Museum.
Like shopping? On the 1.6 km long shopping mile, called "Hauptstraße", you will find everything a shopping heart desires, thanks to the diverse selection of shops.
For visitors who prefer to experience new places in all their diversity, Heidelberg's Old Town with its many restaurants is such an experience. For gourmets: Scharff's Schlossweinstube in Heidelberg Castle offers award-winning cuisine in a historic setting. If you are drawn to Heidelberg's nightlife in the evening, Heidelberg will delight you with its variety: whether club, bar or Irish pub, there is something for everyone.
Want to take a break after your hours at the Sprachcaffe language school? Then relax with a cosy picnic on the Neckar meadows or enjoy the picturesque Neckar valley in the Heidelberg area.
Alternativer Frühling: This festival celebrates the experimental and bohemian culture found in this city. During the months of April and May you will find concerts, exhibitions, parties and much more throughout the city. This is an opportunity for many artists to show their craft to large audiences.
Heidelberger Literarurtage:Heidelberg has been named the UNESCO city of literature. From 24-28 June 2020 book lovers will have the opportunity to attend readings from domestic and international writers. Interviews and a multitude of panels will inspire you to put a couple more books to your reading list.
French Week: French and German culture have a long relationship with each other. Hence, the 11-20 of October celebrates this Franco-German friendship with around 80 events throughout Heidelberg and Mannheim.
International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg: This festival is a great opportunity for movie buffs to discover their new favorite films. Young and aspiring filmmakers showcase their film projects. This festival can be enjoyed in the middle of November.
Need some more tips about which activities to do? Contact us and we will gladly help you out.
Prices & Booking
Study German in one of the most beautiful and thriving cities in Europe. These high-value lessons are taught by native speakers, offered with a variety of accommodations and guaranteed results.
Choose your desired course type, preferred accommodation and ideal length of stay in Heidelberg and use the table below to find your low cost German course price package. These established German courses offer great value for your money with a variety of inclusive services:
This price includes:
Language course as booked- Registration fee: 60 EUR
Placement test and certificate included in the price
Accommodation as booked - Placement fee: 80 EUR
Textbooks on loan ( EUR 6/ week, EUR 18 deposit) or on sale at school
Letter of acceptance for visa purposes: 50 EUR ( non-refundable)
A seasonal surcharge might apply depending on when you decide to take your German course.