Learn french

Alliance Française Amsterdam offers a large choice of classes, from beginner level to higher levels: private courses, children courses, company courses and thematic workshops. All our classes are taught by qualified teachers.
The group courses start four times a year.

general courses - adults

Our standard courses have already started in September. You can still enroll in our Conversation classes and Thematic workshops (exam preparation, business French, self-learning...) 
Notre session de cours généraux a démarré en septembre. Vous pouvez encore rejoindre nos cours de conversation et nos ateliers thématiques. 

Next session will start in January

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What is your level ? 

The French classes are aligned with the levels of the CEFR allowing to acquire a renowned level on international scale. These levels are divided in sub-levels. You can click on the levels below to learn more about them.
To know your exact level, please step by during our Open Days or take our online placement test. 
Our classes are taught in French, even in the beginners levels. This allows you to feel completely immersed, and helps you to improve quickly!

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Upper Elementary




Upper Intermediate





When are our classes?

Our group courses start 4 times a year. Missed the deadline? Contact us and we will do our best to help you start or continue learning French. You can also chose to follow a private course or an online self-learning class
Our standard courses run for 12 weeks, with classes once a week. We offer each level on site or online. 

Autumn Session 2021

From 13/09/21 to 11/12/2021

Winter Session 2022

From 10/01/2022 to 2/04/2022

Spring Session 2022

From 4/04/2022 to 2/07/2022

Summer Session 2022

From 4/07/2022 to 30/07/2022

How can you improve quickly?

Learning a new language takes time and patience, and it can feel frustrating. At the Alliance Française Amsterdam, we thrive to make your learning journey as efficient and as pleasant as possible. This is why most of our courses come with our online plateforme, Mon Alliance, where you can find lots of extra activities. We also have a rich cultural offer, so you can come to our events and practice your French with other learners and with French people. The Alliance Française is simply an expert in teaching French, and we are happy to welcome you in our community. If you want to read what our students think, have a look at some students reviews

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Mon Alliance en ligne

Mon Alliance en ligne is our online platform, accessible anytime, anywhere, to allow you to learn French at your own pace. 

On Mon Alliance, you have access to plenty of extra activities ! Here is an example:

Are you a student (fulltime)? Get a 7% discount on all the registrations for the French group lessons. *
*applies only for full-sessions (12  weeks) and mid-sessions (6 weeks).

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