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German school in Berlin: F+U Academy of Languages

Average student rating for this school was the best or in the top 20% among all schools in Germany
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  • What we like about the school

    • Central location in Berlin
    • Best rated school in Berlin
    • Excellent student nationality mix

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    F+U Academy of Languages

    The language school F+U Academy of Languages was founded in Berlin, Germany in 2013. Located directly at the Stadtmitte (city centre) underground station in Berlin's famous Friedrichstrasse, the school is just a short walk away from the Gendarmenmarkt, Checkpoint Charlie and the Brandenburg Gate.

    The school address is: Friedrichstrasse 194-199, 3rd Floor, 10117 - Berlin (Germany).

    Accreditations and Quality seals

    VDP, Eurohodip, DRV

    School Size:

    Facilities

    • Cafeteria

    • Kitchen for student use

    • Snack vending machine

    • Drink vending machine

    • Computer lab

    • Library

    • Free after-class access to language learning software

    • Lounge

    • Student support desk

    • Free WIFI

    Facilities for disabled students

    • Wheelchair access to classroom

    • Disabled toilet

    • Wheelchair access to reception

    • Adapted for students with learning difficulty

    Classroom equipment

    • TV in some classrooms

    • Heating in all classrooms

    • Ample natural light in all classrooms

    Number of classrooms:

    20

    Number of public PC workstations:

    6

    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
    • Paid assistance in finding flats for long-term students at

    Course material:

    Generally course material has to be purchased by the student. The costs of course material will be approximately 35 € per course.

    Average number of students

    • Adult courses in summer: 230
    • Adult courses throughout the year: 180

    Average age of students

    Average number of levels

    • Adult courses in summer: 10
    • Adult courses throughout the year: 8

    Minimum age of students

    • 16 years

    The school is an official exam center

    The following language examinations can be taken directly at the school:

    German teacher qualifications

    • 100 % hold a university degree
    • 90 % hold a recognised language teaching qualification

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

    5
    10
    10
    5
    7
    2
    5
    2
    1
    5
    7
    2
    3
    3
    2
    5
    5
    2

    Airport transfer

    Best arrival airport is Berlin-Tegel International Airport (TXL). It takes 40 minutes  to school.

    Language school closed

    In 2017 (including national and regional bank holidays): 01.Jan.2017, 14.Apr.2017, 17.Apr.2017, 01.May.2017, 25.May.2017, 05.Jun.2017, 03.Oct.2017, 31.Oct.2017, 25.Dec.2017 - 29.Dec.2017
    School policy regarding bank holidays:
    Full number of lost classes are made up

    Spanish Courses

    All prices in € (convert currency). Below the original school prices are displayed.
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    Price in €56053210009501500142520001900--------------
    Become competent to meet new challenges with our compact crash courses for all levels in Chinese*, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese*, Polish, Russian or Spanish. (*Supplement for Chinese or Japanese: 25%.)

    More teaching hours / week available on request.

    Optional lunch with the trainer: €50/lunch

    At the end of the course it is possible to take an internationally recognised exam at our test centre (telc, TOEFL, TOEIC, TestDaF) -- exam fees range from €150 to €220.
    Starting dates
    Every Monday .
    General course schedule
    4 daily lessons of 45 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
    Morning: 7:30 - 21:00
    Required minimum language level
    Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
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    Note: All courses offered by F+U Academy of Languages, Berlin can be reserved online with LanguageCourse.Net. In case a course is not listed above, just mention the course description in the comment field of the online registration form.
    Lesson duration: 45 minutes
    School's administrative fee: 35.00 €
    Individual classesSingle individual lessons of tuition can be reserved at 30 €. The combination of group and individual lessons is highly recommended. Individual lessons will encourage you to actively speak the foreign language and will offer you the opportunity to discuss individual problems and weaknesses.
    Comments about courses:• Registration fee (for the first course): €35 (group bookings of 3+ people: €20 per person; 5+ people: €15 per person).
    • Family discount (siblings, parents): 5% per person off the course fee.
    • Free services: Placement test, progress tests, Internet access/Wi-Fi, computer room, certificate of participation, documentation of current level for authorities, student ID card, organisation of language exchanges (tandems), cultural programme and more.
    • The course fee discount only applies to advance payment of at least 4 or 12 weeks; the fee for the academic year must be fully paid in advance.
    • Learning materials for English courses ca. €55 per level; for a course duration of up to 3 weeks the books can also be borrowed for a fee and deposit.
    • Confirmed courses are held even if the minimum number of participants (4) is not reached. The number of hours booked is reduced by 25%; to compensate, learners can also participate in another type of group course (main, module or evening course).

    Accommodation

    weeks1234Additional WeekDeposit (refundable)*One-time fee
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    Price in €12024036048010010075
    Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
    Price per person
    Special rates for extended stays from 5 weeks+.

    Fully equipped shared kitchen. Coin-operated washing machines or nearby launderettes available. Wi-Fi usually free of charge.

    There are a limited number of one-room apartments in Category I (maximum 50-minute journey to school) with private bathroom and cooking area (supplement: 40%).
    Price extra night:
    35 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
    Room Occupancy:
    Single room.
    Distance from school:
    33 minutes by public transport (average reported by our former students)
    Includes:
    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
    weeks1234Additional WeekDeposit (refundable)*One-time fee
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    Price in €260520780104021010075
    Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
    Price per room
    Special rates for extended stays from 5 weeks+.

    Also available with no meals or breakfast only.
    Some host families allow the use of their computer and/or WIFI for an additional surcharge.
    Price extra night:
    45 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
    Room Occupancy:
    Single room.
    Distance from school:
    51 minutes by public transport (average reported by our former students)
    Includes:
    TV, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (supplement fee), Heating, Breakfast & 1 meal, Shared bathroom.
    Age of students
    Minimum age of students: 16
    weeks1234Additional WeekDeposit (refundable)*One-time fee
    (charged by school)
    Price in €4959901485198040010075
    Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
    Price per room
    Special rates for extended stays from 5 weeks+.

    Also available with no meals or breakfast only.
    Some host families allow the use of their computer and/or WIFI for an additional surcharge.
    Price extra night:
    90 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
    Room Occupancy:
    Double room (only for 2 people travelling together).
    Distance from school:
    30 minutes by public transport
    Includes:
    TV, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (supplement fee), Heating, Breakfast & 1 meal, Shared bathroom.
    Age of students
    Minimum age of students: 16
    weeks1234Additional WeekDeposit (refundable)*One-time fee
    (charged by school)
    Price in €20040060080018510075
    Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
    Price per room
    Special rates for extended stays from 5 weeks+.

    Also available with no meals or breakfast only.
    Some host families allow the use of their computer and/or WIFI for an additional surcharge.
    Price extra night:
    40 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
    Room Occupancy:
    Single room.
    Distance from school:
    50 minutes by public transport
    Includes:
    TV, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (supplement fee), Heating, Breakfast & 1 meal, Shared bathroom.
    Age of students
    Minimum age of students: 16
    weeks1234Additional WeekDeposit (refundable)*One-time fee
    (charged by school)
    Price in €3807601140152035510075
    Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
    Price per room
    Special rates for extended stays from 5 weeks+.

    Also available with no meals or breakfast only.
    Some host families allow the use of their computer and/or WIFI for an additional surcharge.
    Price extra night:
    75 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
    Room Occupancy:
    Double room (only for 2 people travelling together).
    Distance from school:
    50 minutes by public transport
    Includes:
    TV, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (supplement fee), Heating, Breakfast & 1 meal, Shared bathroom.
    Age of students
    Minimum age of students: 16
    weeks1234Additional WeekDeposit (refundable)*One-time fee
    (charged by school)
    Price in €85170255340755075
    Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
    Price per person
    Special rates for extended stays from 5 weeks+.

    Fully equipped shared kitchen. Coin-operated washing machines or nearby launderettes available. Wi-Fi usually free of charge.


    There are a limited number of one-room apartments in Category I with private bathroom and cooking area (supplement: 40%).
    Price extra night:
    25 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
    Room Occupancy:
    Double room (only for 2 people travelling together).
    Distance from school:
    50 minutes by public transport
    Includes:
    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
    weeks1234Additional WeekDeposit (refundable)*One-time fee
    (charged by school)
    Price in €15030045060014010075
    Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
    Price per person
    Special rates for extended stays from 5 weeks+.

    Fully equipped shared kitchen. Coin-operated washing machines or nearby launderettes available. Wi-Fi usually free of charge.


    Smaller apartments than in category I: fewer rooms share bathroom and kitchen.
    Price extra night:
    45 € (Only extra week bookable at indicated extra night price)
    Room Occupancy:
    Single room.
    Distance from school:
    30 minutes by public transport
    Includes:
    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
    weeks1234Additional WeekDeposit (refundable)*One-time fee
    (charged by school)
    Price in €1102203304401005075
    Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
    Price per person
    Special rates for extended stays from 5 weeks+.

    Fully equipped shared kitchen. Coin-operated washing machines or nearby launderettes available. Wi-Fi usually free of charge.


    Smaller apartments than in category I: fewer rooms share the bathroom and kitchen.
    Price extra night:
    35 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
    Room Occupancy:
    Double room (only for 2 people travelling together).
    Distance from school:
    30 minutes by public transport
    Includes:
    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
    weeks1234Additional WeekDeposit (refundable)*One-time fee
    (charged by school)
    Price in €16533049566015010075
    Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
    Price per person
    Special rates for extended stays from 5 weeks+.

    Smaller room, ca. 6-12 sqm, separate private bathroom.
    Shared kitchen and dining room are located in the basement.
    Private parking available for a fee.
    Opposite the hostel there is a newly built sports and recreation park (basketball, beach volleyball, table tennis and lots more).
    Price extra night:
    55 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
    Room Occupancy:
    Single room.
    Distance from school:
    18 minutes by public transport (average reported by our former students)
    Includes:
    TV, 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
    weeks1234Additional WeekDeposit (refundable)*One-time fee
    (charged by school)
    Price in €18537055574017010075
    Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
    Price per person
    Special rates for extended stays from 5 weeks+.

    Larger room, ca. 12-20 sqm, ensuite private bathroom.
    Shared kitchen and dining room are located in the basement.
    Private parking can be used for a fee.
    Opposite the hostel there is a newly built sports and recreation park (basketball, beach volleyball, table tennis and lots more).
    Price extra night:
    55 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
    Room Occupancy:
    Single room.
    Distance from school:
    21 minutes by public transport (average reported by our former students)
    Includes:
    TV, 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
    weeks1234Additional WeekDeposit (refundable)*One-time fee
    (charged by school)
    Price in €13026039052012210075
    Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
    Price per person
    Special rates for extended stays from 5 weeks+.

    Larger room, ca. 12-20 sqm, ensuite private bathroom.
    Shared kitchen and dining room located in the basement.
    Private parking available for a fee.
    Opposite the hostel there is a newly built sports and recreation park (basketball, beach volleyball, table tennis and lots more).
    Price extra night:
    45 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
    Room Occupancy:
    Double room (only for 2 people travelling together).
    Distance from school:
    6 minutes by public transport
    Includes:
    TV, 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
    weeks1234Additional WeekDeposit (refundable)*One-time fee
    (charged by school)
    Price in €11022033044010010075
    Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
    Price per person
    Special rates for extended stays from 5 weeks+.

    Mixed genders, minimum age 18 y.
    Larger room, ca. 12-20 sqm, ensuite private bathroom.
    Shared kitchen and dining room located in the basement.
    Private parking available for a fee.
    Opposite the hostel there is a newly built sports and recreation park (basketball, beach volleyball, table tennis and lots more).
    Price extra night:
    45 € (Only extra week bookable at indicated extra night price)
    Room Occupancy:
    Shared room (multiple beds).
    Distance from school:
    6 minutes by public transport
    Includes:
    TV, 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: 18
    • Arrival and Departure

      • Students must inform the school of their exact time of arrival no later than 14:00 on the Friday before moving in. Any later than that and the school cannot guarantee the handover of the key at the student's preferred time.
      • In the event of a delay of more than half an hour, please telephone the named person for your key handover, or your host family.
      • In all cases, please bear in mind that all our accommodation, including that in higher categories, has a ‘student’ character.
      • Deviations from standard arrival departure days will be charged at the going rate for extra days.
      Change of accommodation (at own request): €50

      The school cannot provide accommodation for students attending only evening or individual courses.
    • Max. 1 student of each nationality possible?no
    • Optional airport transfer
      Berlin Schönefeld Airport:for 95 €(one way);for 170 €(return trip)
      Berlin Tegel Airport:for 75 €(one way);for 135 €(return trip)

    Leisure activities

    activity possibledistance from school
    Ballet 
    Baseball 
    Basketball 
    Cooking 
    Dancing 
    Diving 
    Field Hockey 
    Football (soccer) 
    Horse riding 
    Ice Hockey 
    Mountainbiking 
    Music 
    Rugby 
    Sailing 
    Squash 
    Swimming 
    Table Tennis 
    Tennis 
    Volleyball 
    Windsurfing 
    Yoga 

    Reviews

    City
    4.7/5.0 
    Organisation
    4.4/5.0 
    Facilities
    4.0/5.0 
    Social activities
    3.3/5.0 
    Course quality / Progress in language
    4.5/5.0 
    Value for money
    4.1/5.0 
    Accommodation
    Homestay
    3.8/5.0 
    Shared Flat (apartment)
    3.8/5.0 
    Other
    3.8/5.0 
    Students liked about F+U Academy of Languages, Berlin
    I think that the teachers are amazing. I particularly enjoyed their classes, their passion for helping us understand the language and help us through any difficulties.
    Overall rating
    4.0/5.0
    Value for money
    4.0/5.0
    Detailed review
    City/place
    5.0/5.0
    Facilities (library, classrooms)
    2.0/5.0
    Quality of teaching / language progress
    5.0/5.0
    School organization
    4.0/5.0
    Social activities
    3.0/5.0
    Accommodation
    Additional information
    Other comments: I think that the facilities should be enhanced. The new location has only a few toilets for women and it was very inconvenient to access it during the break.
    I had very good teacher.
    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
    4.0/5.0
    School organization
    4.0/5.0
    Social activities
    2.0/5.0
    Accommodation
    Additional information
    Insider tips about what future students should not miss: Autumn in Berlin is great.
    Other comments: Too many Chinese students. Maybe they could have had their own classes? Every mother tongue has its difficulty... maybe it would be better for the students and for the teachers.
    Large presence of students of other nationalities
    Overall rating
    5.0/5.0
    Value for money
    5.0/5.0
    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
    4.0/5.0
    Accommodation
    Homestay (Category A)
    5.0/5.0
    Other
    5.0/5.0
    Shared Flat (apartment)
    5.0/5.0
    Additional information
    Other comments: Friendly and helpful staff
    The teachers, that is the most important part when it comes to language learning. Facilities are excellent and the location also.
    Overall rating
    5.0/5.0
    Value for money
    5.0/5.0
    Detailed review
    City/place
    4.0/5.0
    Facilities (library, classrooms)
    5.0/5.0
    Quality of teaching / language progress
    5.0/5.0
    School organization
    5.0/5.0
    Social activities
    4.0/5.0
    Accommodation
    Homestay
    5.0/5.0
    Academy Hostel (Category II)
    5.0/5.0
    Shared Flat (apartment)
    5.0/5.0
    Additional information
    Insider tips about what future students should not miss: You'll be in the heart of Berlin, so you'll find everything by yourself!!
    The method is great and the staff is very good
    Overall rating
    5.0/5.0
    Value for money
    5.0/5.0
    Detailed review
    City/place
    5.0/5.0
    Facilities (library, classrooms)
    5.0/5.0
    Quality of teaching / language progress
    5.0/5.0
    School organization
    5.0/5.0
    Social activities
    4.0/5.0
    Accommodation
    Homestay (Category B)
    5.0/5.0
    Other
    5.0/5.0
    Shared Flat (apartment)
    5.0/5.0
    Additional information
    Insider tips about what future students should not miss: Enjoy every minute and make lots of friends!

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