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Riviera French Institute, Nice, France

19 rue de Russie - 06000 Nice - see on map

What we like about the school

  • The school is located within walking distance to La Promenade des Anglais.
  • Small class sizes
  • Learning progress guarantee.
  • For chain schools: Same conditions for waiving the inscription fee also apply if the student has booked at another school of the same school chain.

Location: Perfectly situated in the town centre, you can walk to La Promenade des Anglais and tan on the beach. The school is 5 minutes away from the train station.
  • The language school Riviera French Institute was founded in Nice, France in 2013.
  • Legal name / parent company: Riviera French Institute SARL
  • Tax registration ID: FR85794928572

French Courses

General Language
Online Courses
Language Plus Activity
Information for all courses offered by Riviera French Institute
Comments about courses
  • Theses courses are available for all levels
  • Mother-tongue and certified teacher
  • The general content of the course covers: French civilization, oral production, listening comprehension, written comprehension, written expression and grammar.
  • The teacher gives homework in grammar to each student. Exercises are given individually and are different from one student to another, because the teacher gives them according to the level and help to resolve personal encountered difficulties. The exercises are reviewed with the teacher in classroom.
  • The teacher adapts to each one of the students by offering activities related to civilization, speaking and listening comprehension that allow each to evolve and grow according to its level.
Lesson duration
45 minutes
School's administrative fee
75.00 €
Level test
A test to assess your exact language level takes place before the start of the course via email.
Individual classes
Single individual lessons of tuition can be reserved at 92 €. 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.
Days without class
In 2022 (including national and regional bank holidays):
- 06 Aug. 2022, 21 Aug. 2022.
School policy regarding bank holidays:Full number of lost classes are made up
Course material
Generally course material is distributed free to students and will stay in student property.

Our price includes

  • INCLUDED Free certificate of course attendance
  • INCLUDED Language level placement test at first day of classes
  • INCLUDED Language level placement test before arrival
  • INCLUDED Learning progress guarantee
Note: All courses offered by Riviera French Institute, Nice can be reserved online with LanguageCourse.Net. In case a course is not listed above, just let us know.

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Riviera French Institute

Accreditations and Quality seals
FLEPreferential Terms in Case of Visa RefusalIcert, Datadock, Qualiopi
French teacher qualifications
100% hold a university degree
100% hold a recognised language teaching qualification
Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school)
First day of course
Students should arrive at 8:50
Combine courses at different Riviera French Institute chain schools and save
Riviera French Institute will charge their administration fee only once on your first booking.
Combine courses at these schools: Riviera French Institute (Cannes). Just mention in the comments field of our online registration form that you have also booked classes at another school from the chain.
Offer for returning students
You will be refunded/waived the school's administration fee If you already attended previously a course at Riviera French Institute and you book here.
Payment methods accepted for payments made directly to the school
Cash payment - logoBank Transfer - logo

General school facilities

  • Snack vending machine

  • Drink vending machine

  • Copy machine

  • Printer for student use

  • Free WIFI

  • Classroom equipment

    • TV in some classrooms

    • Electronic whiteboard in some classrooms

    • Air conditioning in all classrooms

    • Heating in all classrooms

    • Ample natural light in all classrooms

    Number of classrooms: 18
    Number of public PC workstations: 3
    Free parking (<500m)

Student Age / Nationality

Minimum age of students
18 years
4 years for specific Junior courses
Average age of students
In summer: 18 years
Throughout the year: 30 years

Top student nationalities

Airport transfer

Optional airport transfer
Nice Côte d'Azur International Airport:
80 € one way
120 € return (both ways)

Visa Documents

Nationals from Cyprus do not require a visa for travelling to France and attending a language course.
Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.
Nationals from countries that require a visa will receive documents from the school, related to booking confirmation, which is required for the visa application.
Full payment of all fees required before school dispatches documents required for visa application
Free shipment via regular mail
Preferential cancellation terms in case of visa refusal
School agreed that students booking online on this site will benefit from preferential cancellation fees in case of visa refusal, and in this case will never exceed EUR 180.

Leisure activities

activity possible
Field Hockey
Football (soccer)
Horse riding
Ice Hockey
Table Tennis



Riviera French Institute Brochure
Riviera French Institute Brochure
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Riviera French Institute General Courses
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Riviera French Institute Junior Immersion Camp
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    FAQ about Riviera French Institute, Nice

  • French courses at Riviera French Institute start at 712 € for Business Course course with 20 lessons per week. When booking here you benefit from an exclusive discount.
  • Yes. The school offers pickup from Nice Côte d'Azur International Airport (80 €)
  • Depending on the chosen course, the maximum number of students at Riviera French Institute varies from 1 students (Junior: Immersion Camp) to 15 students (French Gastronomy)
  • 100% of teachers at Riviera French Institute hold a university degree. 100% hold a recognized language teaching certificate.
  • The highest Nationality percentage at Riviera French Institute comes from France with a 17.3% representation, followed by students from USA (13%) and Russia (10%).
  • Yes, there is an exclusive discount that only applies when booking online here.
  • Riviera French Institute offers courses from 4 years (Junior: Immersion Camp, 10 lessons per week) to 99. Average age is 18 during the summer and 30 for the rest of the year.
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