Best language schools in Mainz (ranked based on student reviews)

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Verbum Novum GmbH

Average student rating for this school was the best or in the top 20% among all schools in Germany

Rating: 4.5

4.54 reviews

Rating: 4.5

Quality of teaching

Rating: 3.0

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This language school is centrally located, not far from the main station and the city center. The bright classes provide an excellent atmosphere for learning German. The school is a... More

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Standard Course - 20 lessons per week | Max. group size: 12
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240€ 228€
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Most recent student reviews of language schools in Mainz

Rating: 4.5

4.5 | 4 reviews

Good teaching method
It was difficult to find the right class level

1 July 2019
Course: Standard Course + Conversation - 4 weeks
Student age: 18 years


Rating: 4.5

4.5 | 4 reviews

I most liked the teachers and the course books
Very good for german course

10 September 2018
Course: Standard Course + Conversation - 2 weeks
Student age: 17 years


Key Facts about Mainz

Mainz: Mainz is a German city on the confluence of The Rhine and Main River which made it ideal for trade back in the day. It’s known for its lovingly restored old town which is brimming with authentic atmosphere, half-timbered houses and medieval market squares. In the magnificent 1000 year-old Mainz Dom cathedral is an architectural wonder and displays Gothic, Romanesque, and Baroque features. Mainz is the both the wine and one of the carnival capitals of Germany so there is always an upbeat atmosphere to enjoy. The Gutenberg Museum honours the inventor of the printing press with the copy of his original bibles.

Population: 185,000

Time zone: +11h. (GMT +1)

Region: Rheinland-Pfalz,

Currency: EUR (1 EUR = 1.1706 USD)

Mainz quality of life rating:

Rating: 4.5

4.5 (4 reviews by our former students)

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.

universities: 3 (rankings of universities in Mainz)

High season: July

Low season: December

Average course price per week (High season): 240 €

Average course price per week (Low season): 145 €

Cost of Living:

* 100 = prices in New York

  • Student price index excluding rent:67* (33% cheaper than New York)
  • Student price index including rent:94* (6% cheaper than New York)
  • Price index food only:51* (49% cheaper than New York)
  • Big Mac price (Germany average):3.90 € (20% cheaper than in USA)
Mains electricity:
  • Plug Type C
  • Plug Type F
  • Residential voltage: 230 V
  • Frequency: 50 Hz

Arrival Airport

Frankfurt (FRA) - 20 km. from Mainz city center

Public transportation to city center:

Every 60 minutes, 12,00 €, 30 minutes.

Main stops: Frankfurt Hbf, Mainz-Kastel

Taxi: 70 €, 20 minutes drive to city center of Mainz

Direct international flights from:
  • USA: Anchorage International, Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson, Austin-Bergstrom, Baltimore Washington International, Boston Logan International, Charlotte Douglas, Chicago O'Hare International, Dallas Fort Worth International, Denver International, Detroit Wayne County, Houston George Bush Intercntl., Las Vegas Mccarran, Miami International, Minneapolis St Paul, New Orleans Louis Armstrong, New York John F. Kennedy, New York Newark, Orlando International, Philadelphia International, Portland, Providence, San Diego International, San Francisco International, San Jose International, Seattle / Tacoma International, Tampa International, Washington Dulles
  • Canada: Calgary, Halifax International, Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau, Ottawa International, Toronto Pearson International, Vancouver International, Whitehorse
  • Singapore: Singapore Changi

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What to do in Mainz

ST. Martin's Cathedral
ST. Martin's Cathedral

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