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German school in Cologne: TANDEM Köln

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TANDEM Köln

The language school TANDEM Köln was founded in Cologne, Germany in 2003. The school is situated in the Suedstadt district, which is well-known and very lively. Lots of shops, bars and restaurants are around the corner. The closest metro station is at 3 min. walking distance, as well as one of the university canteens and a beautiful park for barbecue parties with the students.

The school address is: Rolandstraße 57, 50677 - Cologne (Germany).

Accreditations and Quality seals

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Facilities

  • Cafeteria

  • Kitchen for student use

  • Microwave for student use

  • Fridge for student use

  • Snack vending machine

  • Drink vending machine

  • Library

  • Daily press

  • Free after-class access to language learning software

  • Movie room

  • Lounge

  • Garden

  • Balcony / terrace

  • Student support desk

  • Copy machine

  • Printer for student use

  • Free water dispenser

  • Free WIFI

Classroom equipment

  • TV in some classrooms

  • Heating in all classrooms

  • Ample natural light in all classrooms

Number of classrooms:

14

Number of public PC workstations:

16

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

Average age of students

Average number of levels

  • Adult courses in summer: 12
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 12

Minimum age of students

  • 17 years

The school is an official exam center

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

German teacher qualifications

  • 90 % hold a university degree
  • 10 % hold a recognised language teaching qualification

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

4
2
4
5
2
4
1
2
1
10
5
5
14
12
3
9
3
1
1

Optional airport transfer

Best arrival airport is Koeln-Bonn (CGN).

Düsseldorf International Airport:
160 € pick up
320 € return (both ways)
Cologne Bonn Airport:
75 € pick up
150 € return (both ways)

Language school closed

In 2018 (including national and regional bank holidays): 01.Jan.2018 - 05.Jan.2018, 12.Feb.2018, 29.Mar.2018, 30.Mar.2018, 02.Apr.2018, 01.May.2018, 10.May.2018, 21.May.2018, 31.May.2018, 03.Oct.2018, 01.Nov.2018, 24.Dec.2018 - 31.Dec.2018

If a bank holiday falls on a weekday there is no refund nor are classes recuperated. This is the case for the majority of language schools.

German Courses

Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 10 24 36 48 Additional Week
Price in € 180 171 340 323 480 456 580 551 830 789 1080 1026 1330 1264 3080 2926 4580 4351 6080 5776 125 119
Price in US$ 201 379 534 646 924 1202 1480 3426 5094 6762 140
Includes an interesting leisure programme (1 event per week, 3 events in summer - July and August).
Starting dates
Every Monday .
Absolute beginners start on: 08.Jan.2018, 05.Feb.2018, 05.Mar.2018, 03.Apr.2018, 30.Apr.2018, 04.Jun.2018, 02.Jul.2018, 06.Aug.2018, 03.Sep.2018, 01.Oct.2018, 29.Oct.2018, 26.Nov.2018
General course schedule
4-5 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: 9:30  - 13:45
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
High season
High season supplement per week: 20 € High season dates 02.Jul.2018 - 31.Aug.2018
Special Offers
10.00 % discount: 10.00 % discount on tuition fees only. Only valid for courses starting before 04.06.2018.
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week
Price in € 340 323 660 627 960 912 1220 1159 1505 1430 1790 1701 2075 1972 2360 2242 2930 2784 3500 3325 285 271
Price in US$ 379 734 1068 1357 1674 1991 2308 2625 3259 3893 317
Starting dates
Every Monday .
Absolute beginners start on: 08.Jan.2018, 05.Feb.2018, 05.Mar.2018, 03.Apr.2018, 30.Apr.2018, 04.Jun.2018, 02.Jul.2018, 06.Aug.2018, 03.Sep.2018, 01.Oct.2018, 29.Oct.2018, 26.Nov.2018
General course schedule
6-7 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: 9:30  - 13:45
Afternoon: 14:30  - 16:00
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
High season
High season supplement per week: 20 € High season dates 02.Jul.2018 - 31.Aug.2018
Special Offers
10.00 % discount: 10.00 % discount on tuition fees only. Only valid for courses starting before 04.06.2018.
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week
Price in € 360 342 700 665 1020 969 1300 1235 1605 1525 1910 1815 2215 2105 2520 2394 3130 2974 3740 3553 305 290
Price in US$ 401 779 1135 1446 1785 2125 2464 2803 3481 4160 340
Starting dates
Every Monday .
Absolute beginners start on: 08.Jan.2018, 05.Feb.2018, 05.Mar.2018, 03.Apr.2018, 30.Apr.2018, 04.Jun.2018, 02.Jul.2018, 06.Aug.2018, 03.Sep.2018, 01.Oct.2018, 29.Oct.2018, 26.Nov.2018
General course schedule
5-6 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: 9:30  - 13:45
Afternoon: 14:30  - 15:15
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
High season
High season supplement per week: 20 € High season dates 02.Jul.2018 - 31.Aug.2018
Special Offers
10.00 % discount: 10.00 % discount on tuition fees only. Only valid for courses starting before 04.06.2018.
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week
Price in € 540 513 1060 1007 1560 1482 2020 1919 2505 2380 2990 2841 3475 3302 3960 3762 4930 4684 5900 5605 485 461
Price in US$ 601 1179 1735 2247 2786 3326 3865 4404 5483 6562 540
Starting dates
Every Monday .
Absolute beginners start on: 08.Jan.2018, 05.Feb.2018, 05.Mar.2018, 03.Apr.2018, 30.Apr.2018, 04.Jun.2018, 02.Jul.2018, 06.Aug.2018, 03.Sep.2018, 01.Oct.2018, 29.Oct.2018, 26.Nov.2018
General course schedule
6-7 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: 9:30  - 13:45
Afternoon: 14:30  - 16:00
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
High season
High season supplement per week: 20 € High season dates 02.Jul.2018 - 31.Aug.2018
Special Offers
10.00 % discount: 10.00 % discount on tuition fees only. Only valid for courses starting before 04.06.2018.
RESERVE & Secure the Lowest Price »
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in € 200 190 380 361 540 513 660 627 805 765 950 903 1095 1041 1240 1178 1385 1316 -- --
Price in US$ 223 423 601 734 896 1057 1218 1379 1541 -- --
Includes a wide leisure programme with at least 3 activities per week, like a BBQ party, a cycling tour along the river Rhine, guided tours, and sports.
Starting dates
2018: 03.Jul.2018, 09.Jul.2018, 16.Jul.2018, 23.Jul.2018, 30.Jul.2018, 06.Aug.2018, 13.Aug.2018, 20.Aug.2018, 27.Aug.2018.
Absolute beginners start on: 02.Jul.2018, 06.Aug.2018
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: 9:30  - 13:45
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
Special Offers
10.00 % discount: 10.00 % discount on tuition fees only. Only valid for courses starting before 04.06.2018.
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in € -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 1555 1478 -- -- --
Price in US$ -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 1730 -- -- --
Preparation for the telc-exams B1, B2, C1 or C1-Hochschule, consisting of the standard intensive course in the mornings plus 48 lessons exam preparation in the afternoon (2 x 3 lessons per week including exam simulation).
Exam fee from EUR 80 to EUR 175, depending on the level.
Attention: also TestDaF preparation and exam offered on request.
Starting dates
2018: 08.Jan.2018, 05.Mar.2018, 30.Apr.2018, 02.Jul.2018, 03.Sep.2018, 29.Oct.2018.
General course schedule
6 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: 9:30  - 13:45
Afternoon: 14:30  - 17:00
Required minimum language level
Lower intermediate (B1) or higher
High season
High season supplement per week: 20 € High season dates 02.Jul.2018 - 31.Aug.2018
Special Offers
10.00 % discount: 10.00 % discount on tuition fees only. Only valid for courses starting before 04.06.2018.
Exam dates
02.Mar.2018, 27.Apr.2018, 22.Jun.2018, 24.Aug.2018, 26.Oct.2018, 19.Dec.2018
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Note: All courses offered by TANDEM Köln, Cologne 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: 50.00 €
Individual classesSingle individual lessons of tuition can be reserved at 55 €. 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:Course material included in the first month. After this the cost is about 20€ per month.

Accommodation

weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week Deposit (refundable)* One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in € 140 250 340 440 110 150 75
Price in US$ 164 293 399 516 129 176 88
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Parking and TV on request.
Price extra night:
20 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
24 minutes by public transport (average reported by our former students)
Includes:
Towels, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (Free WIFI), Heating, No meals, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 18
Dates
High season dates 02.Jul.2018 - 31.Aug.2018
High season
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week Deposit (refundable)* One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in € 200 370 520 680 170 150 75
Price in US$ 235 434 609 797 200 176 88
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Parking and TV on request.
Price extra night:
25 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
30 minutes by public transport
Includes:
Towels, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (Free WIFI), Heating, Breakfast, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 17
Dates
High season dates 02.Jul.2018 - 31.Aug.2018
High season
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week Deposit (refundable)* One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in € 265 500 715 940 235 150 75
Price in US$ 311 586 837 1101 276 176 88
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
TV and parking can be arranged on request.
Price extra night:
30 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
30 minutes by public transport
Includes:
Towels, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (Free WIFI), Heating, Breakfast & 1 meal, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 17
Dates
High season dates 02.Jul.2018 - 31.Aug.2018
High season
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week Deposit (refundable)* One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in € 250 400 540 640 160 200 75
Price in US$ 293 469 633 750 188 235 88
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Fully furnished for one or two persons travelling together. Prices may vary depending on availability and quality of the apartment. Final cleaning: 50,- €.
Price extra night:
40 € (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, Towels, Bedding/linen, 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
Dates
High season dates 02.Jul.2018 - 31.Aug.2018
High season
  • Max. 1 student of each nationality possible? yes
  • Single room: always

Leisure activities

activity possibledistance from school
Basketball1 km
Dancing1 km
Football (soccer)1 km
Golf5 km
Horse riding15 km
Mountainbiking5 km
Music3 km
Squash3 km
Swimming2 km
Table Tennis1 km
Tennis3 km
Volleyball1 km
Yoga1 km
Leisure programme for adults (sample):
 Sample of activities for adults (PDF)

Reviews

City
4.6/5.0 
Organisation
4.3/5.0 
Facilities
4.0/5.0 
Social activities
3.8/5.0 
Course quality / Progress in language
4.2/5.0 
Value for money
4.1/5.0 
Accommodation
Homestay
3.9/5.0 
Shared Flat (apartment)
4.0/5.0 
Other
3.8/5.0 
Students liked about TANDEM Köln, Cologne
The people,students and teachers :)
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
4.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
4.0/5.0
School organization
4.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Shared flat
3.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: the kulturprogram every week
The motivation of the Teachers
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
n/a
Detailed review
City/place
4.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
3.0/5.0
School organization
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
4.0/5.0
Nice people
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
n/a
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
Other
5.0/5.0
Additional information
Other comments: great school, I recommend it to all of you
I could make a lot of friends.
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
3.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
3.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
3.0/5.0
School organization
4.0/5.0
Social activities
3.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
5.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: Longer and longer you stay here, better and better time you can spend.
Other comments: There are many Spanish people here. Almost every day they have parties at the public bar or someone's house. We had a lot of fun here in Cologne!
Every one in the school was friendly, our teachers were very good. I hope to come back to Tandem school.
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
3.0/5.0
Other
3.0/5.0
Shared flat
3.0/5.0

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