Standard French with Optional Internship in Lyon, France

Location: France: Lyon

Dates: 2017

2956 Florence Dr SW Grand Rapids, MI 49418-9736 United States


Learn French and experience France in Lyon, the capital city of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes that has everything - from a historic vibe to exciting clubbing scenes. Learning one of the world’s most beautiful languages helps makes your stay more rewarding.

With professional teaching provided by qualified teachers, along with a range of program inclusions (carefully chosen accommodation options, exciting activities, etc.), we offer you the best so you will get the most out of your time with us. And that's not all! We also provide language courses combined with a university placement or work internship. These programs are the perfect solution for improving language skills and boosting professional development.

Depending on your skills and previous training, we will tap into our network of employers to find you an internship within a local industry. This could be in the tourism and hospitality industries or within finance, sales, social services, technology, event management, education, and administration. We can guarantee you an internship that will allow you to speak and exercise your French, ensuring rapid progress in the learned language and helping you gain confidence and fluency.

The requirements to participate in an internship include:
• Minimum 6 weeks of Standard 20 to begin work placement
• Registration 4 weeks in advance
• Maximum of 2 months internship
• Age 18+
• Minimum B2 level at the time of the internship


Find the course that meets your interests:
• Standard Course, 20 lessons, from 425 CHF a week
• Intensive Course, 25 lessons, from 535 CHF a week
• Premium Course, 30 lessons, from 735 CHF a week
• Private lessons, 150 CHF a lesson
• Combi 5 & 10 , 25 or 30 lessons, from 1050 CHF a week
• Exam Prep, 30 lessons per week

University Pathway
With an abundance of arts, history, gastronomy and French culture, the cosmopolitan city of Lyon is a great choice for learning French and preparing for higher education. With a high student population, Lyon has a unique energy and great nightlife. There are also plenty of calm, beautiful, open spaces and numerous attractions to discover.
Our French university partners offer Bachelors in International Relations, Business, Finance, Arts, Design, Fashion and Wine Management.

Internship Program
As the third largest city in France, just behind Paris and Marseille, Lyon offers students the unique opportunity to discover French in a city rich with historical architecture. Located on the banks of the Rhone and Saone rivers, Lyon boasts an incredible choice of monuments, cafés, restaurants, bars and museums, not to mention countless festivals. As the Capital of Gastronomy, it is the ultimate location to gain work experience within the specialised fields of the culinary arts and tourism industry, while simultaneously perfecting your French language skills.
• Minimum 6 weeks of Standard 20 to begin work placement
• Registration 4 weeks in advance
• Internship max. 2 months
• From age 18 only
• Min. level B2 at the time of the internship

Minimum Education

High School

  • French

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • English
  • French

Cost in US$:


Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

• Tuition
• Learning material
• Assessment test
• Course certificate
• Social programme
• Student card
• Accommodation placement and taxes

Credit Available


This Program is open to

American, European, Canadian, Australian, South African, Kiwi, Worldwide, Asian Participant.

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Apartment/Flat
  • Home-stays

Participants Travel to France


Application Process Involves
  • Online Application
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