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How our students rated their experience in Brest


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Overall attractiveness of Brest
17 authentic ratings from students who reserved a course with us in Brest

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Friendliness of locals

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What school directors said about Brest

Dominique CHATEAU

Brest has a nice environment and quality of life, is full of nice people and nice host families. It has a presence of the sea and is home to "Brest 2020": international maritime meeting (1000 ships).

Most recent student reviews of language schools in Brest


Very well organized, very nice and competent teachers!

2 September 2021
Course: Intensive French Course - 2 weeks
Student age: 59 years

Rating: 4.2

4.2 | 17 reviews

meeting people from all over the world
very well organised and friendly

28 July 2007
Course: Semi-Intensive - 2 weeks
Student age: 25 years

Rating: 4.2

4.2 | 17 reviews
Sophia RomaCIEL

people from other countries and my - teacher, she was fantastic!!
great school and location of the school, teacher were very good and open with everyone, very helpful - just come to CIEL!! (you won't regret this)

12 August 2006
Course: Semi-Intensive - 2 weeks
Student age: 24 years

Rating: 4.2

4.2 | 17 reviews
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Information about

Why Brest? Brest is situated in Bretagne and is an important port and naval base. The ...
city offers beautiful nature, cafés, Irish pubs and is especially known for its piano bars.
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Key Facts about Brest

Population:   145,000
Time zone: +11h. (GMT +1)
Currency: EUR (1 EUR = 1.0771 USD)
Visa: 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.
Visa requirements data last updated on 01-12-2022 (Source)
For the most up-to-date visa information please consult with the embassy or consulate of France in your country. List of embassies and consulates of France on the official website - Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs of France.
High season: July
Low season: November
Average course price per week (High season): 295 €
Average course price per week (Low season): 395 US$
Cost of Living:
* 100 = prices in New York
  • Student price index excluding rent:75* (25% cheaper than New York)
  • Student price index including rent:101* (1% more expensive than New York)
  • Price index food only:67* (33% cheaper than New York)
  • Big Mac price (France average): 4.43 €
    (7% cheaper than in USA)
Mains electricity:
  • Plug Type C
  • Plug Type E
  • Residential voltage: 230 V
  • Frequency: 50 Hz

FAQ about schools in Brest

  • CIEL has received the best overall rating in Brest.
  • CIEL, located in Rue du Gué Fleuri has been voted as the school with the best location in Brest.
  • Students rated the activity program at CIEL as the best.
  • CIEL was rated highest for quality of teaching.
  • 'Homestay' at CIEL is the best rated accommodation in Brest.

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