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Verbum Novum GmbH, Mainz, Germany


Rating: 4.5/5.0

Bahnhofstr. 13, 1. Floor - 55116 Mainz - see on map

What we like about the school

  • University placement assistance.

What we dislike about the school

  • Younger students should consider that the average age of students at this school is significantly higher than at most other schools.

The school states that its utmost concern is to support people interested in the German Language and Germany as a country. To organize well and professionally, language travel to Germany and, at the same time, to give students the opportunity to get acquainted with the tradition and culture of the country.

Location: Verbum Novum GmbH Mainz is located in the historic and culturally rich city of Mainz, Germany. Based along the Rhine River, Mainz has many features and sites of interest for visitors and locals to enjoy. This language school is centrally located, not far from the main train station and the city centre. Surrounding the school students' have many amenities, eateries, green spaces and attractions such as the Fastnachtbrunnen sculpture, commercial shopping, the Gutenberg Museum, the Mainz Cathedral and more.

Additional information: The school is an official Telc examination centre.

School chain: Verbum Novum is a group of schools that has their main office situated in Mainz, Germany. In Latin, the words mean "New Word" or "New Expression", outlining the direction and intention of the group to offer German language programmes with insights into the ways of German culture, traditions and mentality.

The Verbum Novum group currently has schools in Main/Wiesbaden, Munich, Bremen, Berlin, and Nuremberg.
  • The language school Verbum Novum GmbH was founded in Mainz, Germany in 2010.
  • Legal name / parent company: Verbum Novum GmbH
  • Tax registration ID: DE275253759
  • Covid-19 Status: School currently open

German Courses

General Language
Exam Preparation
Information for all courses offered by Verbum Novum GmbH
Comments about courses
For bookings of 8 and more weeks the seasonal surcharge will not be charged.
Lesson duration
45 minutes
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 40 €. 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):
01 Jan. 2022 - 05 Jan. 2022, 15 Apr. 2022, 17 Apr. 2022, 26 May 2022, 06 Jun. 2022, 16 Jun. 2022, 03 Oct. 2022, 01 Nov. 2022, 25 Dec. 2022, 26 Dec. 2022.
School policy regarding bank holidays:Private classes are recuperated or refunded. Same as for nearly all language schools, group classes falling on bank holiday are not refunded and not recuperated.
Course material
Generally course material has to be purchased by the student. The costs of course material will be approximately 25 € per course level.

Our price includes

  • INCLUDED Organized activities
  • INCLUDED Free certificate of course attendance
  • INCLUDED Language level placement test at first day of classes
  • INCLUDED Language level placement test before arrival
  • INCLUDED For junior courses: every afternoon free organized leisure program
  • INCLUDED Paid assistance in finding flats for long-term students at 150€
Note: All courses offered by Verbum Novum GmbH, Mainz can be reserved online with LanguageCourse.Net. In case a course is not listed above, just let us know.

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Verbum Novum GmbH

“High Quality of teaching, small groups, fair prices satisfied students friendly atmosphere”
Accreditations and Quality seals
Preferential Terms in Case of Visa RefusalHRB
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)
First day of course
Students should arrive at 8:50
School Size
Offer for returning students
You will be refunded/waived the school's administration fee If you already attended previously a course at Verbum Novum GmbH and you book here.
Payment methods accepted for payments made directly to the school
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General school facilities

  • Cafeteria

  • Kitchen for student use

  • Computer lab

  • Library

  • Lounge

  • Student support desk

  • Copy machine

  • Free coffee

  • Free water dispenser

  • Classroom equipment

    • TV in all classrooms

    • Heating in all classrooms

    • Ample natural light in all classrooms

    Number of classrooms: 3
    Number of public PC workstations: 1

Student Age / Nationality

Average number of students
In summer:40
Throughout the year: 30
Junior courses - In summer: 50
Minimum age of students
18 years
13 years for specific Junior courses
Average number of levels
Adult courses In summer: 4
Adult courses Throughout the year: 6
Junior courses In summer: 3
Junior courses Throughout the year: 3
Average age of students
In summer: 28 years
Throughout the year: 25 years

Top student nationalities

Age of students

Airport transfer

Optional airport transfer
Frankfurt Airport:
75 € one way
150 € return (both ways)
Best arrival airport is Frankfurt International Airport.

Visa Documents

Nationals from USA do not require a visa to study short term courses up to 90 days.
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
Express shipment fee (via courier)
75 €
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 possibledistance from school
Basketball3 km
Cooking3 km
Dancing2 km
Diving1 km
Football (soccer)3 km
Golf10 km
Horse riding20 km
Music1 km
Squash5 km
Swimming1 km
Table Tennis5 km
Tennis5 km
Volleyball3 km
Yoga5 km



Rating: 4.5/5.0

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Verbum Novum GmbH, Mainz
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What students liked about Verbum Novum GmbH, Mainz
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Insider tips about what future students should not miss: Ask if you don't understand something
Other comments: Very good for german course
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Insider tips about what future students should not miss: Don't miss the walk close to the Rhein.
Other comments: It was difficult to find the right class level


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    FAQ about Verbum Novum GmbH, Mainz

  • German courses at Verbum Novum GmbH start at 52 € for Evening Course course with 4 lessons per week. When booking here you benefit from an exclusive discount.
  • Yes. The school offers pickup from Frankfurt Airport (75 €)
  • Depending on the chosen course, the maximum number of students at Verbum Novum varies from 1 students (Full Immersion Programme 10) to 15 students (Standard Course)
  • 100% of teachers at Verbum Novum GmbH hold a university degree. 100% hold a recognized language teaching certificate.
  • The highest Nationality percentage at Verbum Novum GmbH comes from Russia with a 25% representation, followed by students from Italy (20%) and Spain (10%).
  • Yes, there is an exclusive discount that only applies when booking online here.
  • Verbum Novum GmbH offers courses from 13 years (Junior Standard Course + Activity Programme, 20 lessons per week) to 99. Average age is 28 during the summer and 25 for the rest of the year.
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