Get your free Quote...

French Gap Year in Paris

Paris Gap Year
Plus Points

  • Paris is the perfect capital city and appeals to everyone
  • Excellent tuition, across all language levels
  • A superb centrally located language school

The French Gap Year in Paris (15th district) is ideal for any student who wishes to study French and achieve the highest level of fluency possible. These long term courses cover all aspects of the language following a structured, professional teaching method.

French Course Details

Levels offered Beginner to Advanced
Minimum age 18
Course duration 8 to 36 weeks
Alternative courses 1 week+ 
Number of lessons 26 group lessons per week
Lesson duration 45 minutes
Maximum per class 14 students


  • Classes are held Monday to Friday each week
  • Timetable: 09.00 to 13.00 hrs (can vary depending on student no’s in the summer period)
  • Preparation for DELF exams (optional extra module, not included in course fees)

Teaching Details

Course Dates 2022

 Beginners  Set start dates
 All other levels  Each Monday


Get a Quote now
Academic Year Fees
24 wks: €7,056 28 wks: €8,232 36 wks: €10,584
CESA Fee: € 60.00 per person


Get a Quote now
Languages for Life Fees
8 wks: €2,640 10 wks: €3,100 12 wks: €3,646
CESA Fee: € 60.00 per person


Paris 9th: Students

Paris 9th: Class

Paris 9th French conversation class

French Gap Year course information

The French Gap Year language course ensures rapid acquisition and long-term retention of key French language skills and also covers a range of topics on modern day France (cultural, social and economic).

Read more

Oral and written French language skills are developed and enhanced through out these long term courses. This French language programme is aimed at Beginners to Low Intermediate abilities, who want to see serious linguistic improvement and are aiming to achieve fluency over a number of months.

Classes are then held from Monday to Friday each week. The college is closed for the Christmas holiday and Easter weekend, however accommodation can be reserved for students (and then has to be paid for) over these periods if applicable to your programme dates. Once you have successfully completed your course you will receive a college certificate attesting to your level of French language proficiency, this will include the duration of course attended.


Intensive grammar study
Development of vocabulary
Syntax and application
Listening and comprehension
Dialogue and communication
Idiomatic language
Written and oral expression
Lecture and analysis
Live guided discussion and synthesis
Free conversation

This French language course is an excellent opportunity to learn a new language, immerse yourself in a new culture and make new friends from all around the world. The study plan takes into consideration your current level, your needs and the length of your course.

Exams are offered to Gap Year students

Do you speak French? Can you prove it!

Many long term students decide to sit the DELF exams, whilst in Paris. A DELF exam certificate is a great addition to the CV, and a good way of proofing a high level of French ability as a consequence of your French course in Paris. DELF & DALF preparation can be incorporated into these long term courses, if you choose an Intensive Course for all, or part of your course.

DELF Exam Preparation details

Accommodation in Paris

Most students studying in Paris, decide to stay with local French hosts, but there are a range of residence options for students who prefer to live independently.

Further information can be found on the Paris school details

Accommodation description