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Carl Duisberg Centrum, Cologne, Germany

What we like about the school

  • Excellent rating of homestay accommodation
  • Excellent rating of student apartments

Cologne  

Carl Duisberg Centrum

The language school Carl Duisberg Centrum was founded in Cologne, Germany in 1962. The school is housed in a 6-story building with a beautiful view of an ancient Roman fortification and the Cologne Cathedral. It is centrally located on the edge of downtown Cologne, with the Cologne Media Park directly behind. It is just a 10 minutes' walk away from the Rhine and the Cologne Cathedral, the picturesque historic district, and the pedestrian zone for shopping. Close by, there is a station with excellent metro and regional train connections.

The school address is: Hansaring 49-51, 50670 - Cologne (Germany).

Accreditations and Quality seals

School Size:

Facilities

  • Cafeteria

  • Microwave for student use

  • Snack vending machine

  • Drink vending machine

  • Computer lab

  • Library

  • Daily press

  • Free after-class access to language learning software

  • Movie room

  • Lounge

  • Student support desk

  • Copy machine

  • Printer for student use

  • Table soccer / football

  • Free WIFI

Facilities for disabled students

  • Wheelchair access to classroom

  • Wheelchair access to reception

  • Wheelchair access to cafeteria

Classroom equipment

  • TV in most classrooms

  • Air conditioning in most classrooms

  • Heating in all classrooms

  • Ample natural light in most classrooms

Number of classrooms:

16

Number of public workstations:

22

Prices include

  • Organized activities
  • Internet access and use of school computers
  • Wireless LAN zone at school
  • Free certificate of course attendance
  • Language level placement test at first day of classes
  • Language level placement test before arrival
  • For adult courses: a minimum of one free organized leisure activity per week
  • Free consultation about suitable college/university programs by qualified consultant

Course material:

Generally course material is distributed free to students and will stay in student property.

Average number of students

  • Adult courses in summer: 250
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 100

Average age of students

  • in summer: 23 years
  • throughout the year: 25 years

Average number of levels

  • Adult courses in summer: 6
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 5

Minimum age of students

  • 16 years

Exams offered:

  • DSH, PWD, WiDaF, Telc B1-C1

German teacher qualifications

  • 100 % hold a university degree
  • 100 % hold a recognised language teaching qualification

Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school):

17
6
1
5
3
1
1
4
1
3
3
2
9
2
1

Airport transfer

Best arrival airport is Cologne-Bonn Airport (CGN). It takes 20 minutes by suburban train + underground to school.

Language school closed

In 2017 (including national and regional bank holidays): 01.Jan.2017, 27.Feb.2017, 14.Apr.2017, 16.Apr.2017, 17.Apr.2017, 01.May.2017, 25.May.2017, 04.Jun.2017, 05.Jun.2017, 15.Jun.2017, 03.Oct.2017, 01.Nov.2017, 24.Dec.2017 - 31.Dec.2017

Courses

All prices in € (convert currency). Below the original school prices are displayed.
Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 19 20 30 0 Additional Week
Price in € 280266 500475 675642 900855 13501283 18001710 37053520 30002850 45004275 60005700 195186
In addition to group language training (24TU), the “Lernstudio” (6TU) is a key component of the Intensive Course 24+6. You may select from the following learning options:
• Learning with a tutor
• Workshops
• Projects
Starting dates
Every Monday .
Beginner level start only: 09.Jan.2017, 06.Feb.2017, 06.Mar.2017, 03.Apr.2017, 02.May.2017, 06.Jun.2017, 03.Jul.2017, 31.Jul.2017, 04.Sep.2017, 02.Oct.2017, 06.Nov.2017, 04.Dec.2017
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 8:45  - 13:00
Afternoon: 13:30  - 17:00
Required language level
Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
High season
High season supplement per week: 25 € High season dates 03.Jul.2017 - 01.Sep.2017
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week
Price in € 490466 980931 14701397 19601862 24502328 29402793 34303259 39203724 49004655 58805586 490466
Each additional lesson costs €49.
Starting dates
Every Monday .
Required language level
Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week
Price in € 490466 980931 14701397 19601862 24502328 29402793 34303259 39203724 49004655 58805586 490466
Starting dates
Every Monday .
Beginner level start only: 09.Jan.2017, 06.Feb.2017, 06.Mar.2017, 03.Apr.2017, 02.May.2017, 06.Jun.2017, 03.Jul.2017, 31.Jul.2017, 04.Sep.2017, 02.Oct.2017, 06.Nov.2017, 04.Dec.2017
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 8:45  - 13:00
Afternoon: 13:30  - 17:00
Required language level
Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
High season
High season supplement per week: 30 € High season dates 03.Jul.2017 - 01.Sep.2017
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week
Price in € 720684 14401368 21602052 28802736 36003420 43204104 50404788 57605472 72006840 86408208 720684
Starting dates
Every Monday .
Beginner level start only: 09.Jan.2017, 06.Feb.2017, 06.Mar.2017, 03.Apr.2017, 02.May.2017, 06.Jun.2017, 03.Jul.2017, 31.Jul.2017, 04.Sep.2017, 02.Oct.2017, 06.Nov.2017, 04.Dec.2017
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 8:45  - 13:00
Afternoon: 13:30  - 17:00
Required language level
Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
High season
High season supplement per week: 40 € High season dates 03.Jul.2017 - 01.Sep.2017
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in € -- -- -- 490466 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Carl Duisberg Centrum is a licensed TestDaF Centre and offers professional and comprehensive exam preparation courses.
Exam fee not included.
Starting dates
2017: 16.Jan.2017, 27.Mar.2017, 15.May.2017, 19.Jun.2017, 21.Aug.2017, 16.Oct.2017.
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Afternoon: 14:30  - 17:45
Required language level
Advanced (C1)
Exam dates
14.Feb.2017, 26.Apr.2017, 14.Jun.2017, 19.Jul.2017, 20.Sep.2017, 16.Nov.2017
Exam fee
175 €
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in € 476453 892848 12631200 16841600 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
This course is a combination of the Intensive Group Course 24+6 in the morning and 4 TU of One-to-one Training in the afternoon.
The Carl Duisberg Training Centers are licensed examination centres for the TestDaF, but not for the DSH.
Starting dates
Every first Monday of month .
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 8:45  - 13:00
Afternoon: 13:30  - 17:00
Required language level
Advanced (C1)
High season
High season supplement per week: 25 € High season dates 03.Jul.2017 - 01.Sep.2017
Exam dates
14.Feb.2017, 26.Apr.2017, 14.Jun.2017, 19.Jul.2017, 20.Sep.2017, 16.Nov.2017
Exam fee
175 €
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in € 476453 892848 12631200 16841600 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
You can only book this course if you have already completed the respective level.
This course is a combination of the Intensive Group Course 24+6 in the morning and 4 TU of One-to-one Training in the afternoon.
Starting dates
Every first Monday of month .
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 8:45  - 13:00
Afternoon: 13:30  - 17:00
Required language level
Upper intermediate (B2)
High season
High season supplement per week: 25 € High season dates 03.Jul.2017 - 01.Sep.2017
Exam fee
220 €
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in € -- -- 150143 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Starting dates
Every first Monday of month .
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Afternoon: 14:30  - 17:00
Required language level
Advanced (C1)
Exam fee
175 €
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Lesson duration: 45 minutes

Accommodation

weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week
Price in € 180 360 540 720 180
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Homestay accommodation with German hosts (individuals or couples, with or without children) in a fully furnished single room, often including a television and Internet access.
Price extra night:
26 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
30 minutes by public transport
Includes:
TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, No meals, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 16
Maximum age of students: 99
Dates
High season dates 02.Jul.2017 - 02.Sep.2017
High season
High season supplement per week: 25 €
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week
Price in € 250 500 750 1000 250
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Homestay accommodation with German hosts (individuals or couples, with or without children) in a fully furnished single room, often including a television and Internet access.
Price extra night:
36 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
30 minutes by public transport
Includes:
TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Half board, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 16
Maximum age of students: 99
Dates
High season dates 02.Jul.2017 - 02.Sep.2017
High season
High season supplement per week: 25 €
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week
Price in € 200 400 600 800 200
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Homestay accommodation with German hosts (individuals or couples, with or without children) in a fully furnished single room, often including a television and Internet access.
Price extra night:
29 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
30 minutes by public transport
Includes:
TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Breakfast, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 16
Maximum age of students: 99
Dates
High season dates 02.Jul.2017 - 02.Sep.2017
High season
High season supplement per week: 25 €
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week
Price in € 180 360 540 720 180
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Single room in a shared apartment with other course participants.
Price extra night:
26 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
30 minutes by public transport
Includes:
TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, No meals, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 16
Maximum age of students: 99
Dates
High season dates 02.Jul.2017 - 02.Sep.2017
High season
High season supplement per week: 25 €
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week
Price in € 250 500 750 1000 250
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
The apartments include a living room, kitchen and bathroom.
Price extra night:
36 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
30 minutes by public transport
Includes:
TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, No meals, Private bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 16
Maximum age of students: 99
Dates
High season dates 02.Jul.2017 - 02.Sep.2017
High season
High season supplement per week: 25 €
  • Max. 1 student of each nationality possible? yes
  • Single room: always
  • Optional airport transfer
    Düsseldorf International Airport: for 160 € (one way); for 320 € (return trip)
    Cologne Bonn Airport: for 60 € (one way); for 120 € (return trip)

Leisure activities

activity possible distance from school
Ballet  
Baseball  
Basketball  
Cooking  
Dancing  
Diving  
Field Hockey  
Football (soccer)  
Golf  
Horse riding  
Ice Hockey  
Mountainbiking  
Music  
Squash  
Swimming  
Table Tennis  
Tennis  
Volleyball  
Yoga  
Other leisure options: CDC leisure activities
Examples of social activities
organised by language school:
Center Party, Excursions, etc.

Reviews

City
4.5/5.0 
Organisation
4.4/5.0 
Facilities
4.0/5.0 
Social activities
3.7/5.0 
Course quality / Progress in language
4.5/5.0 
Value for money
4.0/5.0 
Accommodation
Homestay
4.4/5.0 
Shared Flat (apartment)
4.3/5.0 
Other
4.5/5.0 
Students liked about Carl Duisberg Centrum, Cologne
The small class size, the teaching quality and the general atmosphere of the school are fantastic
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
5.0/5.0
Accommodation
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: The cultural/sport/social activities run by CDC are well worth attending, Its a great way of making new friends while learning what Köln has to offer.
The organization and the teachers
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
3.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
4.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
2.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
4.0/5.0
Shared flat
3.0/5.0
Friendly people.
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
3.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
4.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
3.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
4.0/5.0
School organization
4.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Other
4.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: To participate in all activities out of the class.
Other comments: Good location
Everyone is given the opportunity to actually understand and practise the language.
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
4.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
5.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: the internet access in the school
Other comments: excellent center, good information at the reception desk, students' progress followed in a very personal, interactive way, enthusiastic, motivating teaching
I liked the teachers and the laid-back approach to teaching.
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
4.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
3.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
4.0/5.0
School organization
4.0/5.0
Social activities
3.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
3.0/5.0
Other
3.0/5.0
Shared Flat (apartment)
3.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: Try and get an accommodation nearer to the city.
Other comments: Very nice atmosphere

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