Registration fees

Course registration fee : 40 euros.
Accommodation registration fee : 40 euros for stays of less than a month and 70 euros for stays of more than a month.
Public holidays 2017 (school closed) : 28/03, 05/05, 16/05, 14/07, 15/08, 01/11, 11/11.
1 lesson is 45 minutes.

General French courses

SEMI-INTENSIVE
For non-beginners (A1- A2 - B1 - B2 - C1 - C2 on request)
Minimum booking 11 weeks
Students have class 3 times in the week, either in the morning or afternoon. They have class in the same groups as students attending the intensive and super-intensive programmes.

INTENSIVE
For all levels (Complete beginners - A1 - A2 - B1 - B2 - C1 - C2 on request)
Lessons are either morning or afternoon classes: students might have class 3 mornings and 2 afternoons or vice versa.

SUPER INTENSIVE
For levels A1- A2 - B1 - B2 (No beginners or advanced levels)
Lessons are split into 2 groups: 20 lessons in a group which corresponds to the student's level & 20 lessons in a group which encourages development.
This count for 6 hours per day: 3 hours in the morning and 3 hours in the afternoon. Students have class all day from Monday to Friday (9h00-12h20 / 13h30-16h50).

Duration SEMI INTENSIVE
12 lessons/week
INTENSIVE
20 lessons
SUPER-INTENSIVE
40 lessons
1 week
*
240 € 360 €
2 weeks
*
470 € 720 €
3 weeks
*
700 € 1080 €
4 weeks
*
765 € 1440 €
5 weeks
*
940 € 1795 €
6 weeks
*
1090 € 2145 €
7 weeks
*
1270 € 2500 €
8 weeks
*
1440 € 2855 €
9 weeks
*
1520 € 3035 €
10 weeks
*
1630 € 3255 €
11 weeks
1410 €
1750 € 3500 €
12 weeks
1520 €
1900 € 3800 €
16 weeks
1995 €
2490 € 4980 €
20 weeks
2430 €
3040 € 6080 €
24 weeks
2885 €
3590 € 7185 €
30 weeks
3620 €
4495 € 8990 €
36 weeks
4330 €
5390 € 10780 €
50 weeks
6010 €
7475 € 14955 €

Arrival dates

Starting dates for all levels, except complete beginners : any Monday.
Complete beginners may start on : 04/01 - 01/02 - 29/02 - 04/04 - 02/05 - 30/05 - 04/07 - 01/08 - 05/09 - 03/10 - 31/10 - 28/11.

One-to-one private lessons

MODULE OF 2 PRIVATE LESSONS (1h30) : 120 €.

Teacher Training

20 lessons of general French (45 minutes each) in an international student group depending upon the level (after test),
4 lesson observation (45 minutes each) with one of our teachers,
2 hours of workshop : exchanges of knowhow, methods and debates with one of our teachers.
Final report.
For all levels. From 1 to 4 weeks .

1 week/20 lessons = 455€
2 weeks/40 lessons = 735€
3 weeks/60 lessons = 1065€
4 weeks/80 lessons = 1254€

Tailor made courses for groups

We organise tailor made courses for groups on request : preparation for A-Levels, and GCSE, study abroad courses for universities, 15/16 year students travelling with a teacher, courses for FLE teachers, etc.
Please contact sdulac@ifalpes.fr and we will send you a quote including : courses, accommodation, activities, transfers, etc.

French + Ski Programme 

Dates for beginners : 3rd January, 30th January and 27th February 2017.
Dates for non beginners : 3rd January - 6th March 2017. 
French lessons + weekend ski trips WINTER (For students over 18 only).

Programme Prices
20 lessons of French + 2 ski trips at the weekend
All levels (specific dates for beginners)
2 to 10 weeks
Included in the price :Teaching material, internet access and wireless internet; Transport to the ski resort and ski passes.
Not included in the price: Accommodation; Ski equipment not included but can be hired on site; Ski insurance is compulsory and can be bought at Ifalpes
2 weeks, 2 ski trips: 640€
3 weeks, 4 ski trips: 1040€
4 weeks, 6 ski trips: 1275€
5 weeks, 8 ski trips: 1575€
6 weeks, 10 ski trips: 1885€
7 weeks, 12 ski trips: 2235€
8 weeks, 14 ski trips: 2560€
9 weeks, 16 ski trips: 2805€
10 weeks, 18 ski trips: 3080€

Courses with French students

SEMESTER COURSES
UNIQUE to IFALPES: Students who are taking the intermediate level semi intensive General French course during spring or autumn semester, may add 3 ½ h per week of a business or tourism class through out the semester, with our partner school: IPAC School of Management www.ipac-france.com.
For example, they may choose from: Marketing, Management, Business, Tourism, Hospitality, Economics, Law, Communication, etc. Satisfactory completion of a whole module grants European University Credits (ECTS).
Available from September to April, only for students with B2 level minimum.
Sessions of 12 weeks : 12 lessons + 4 lessons Business French = 2015 €.

BUSINESS FRENCH SPECIALISATION SEMINARS
UNIQUE to IFALPES: B2 level students who are taking the intensive General French course during spring semester, may add a 21 hours business seminar, in French, from the list above, with our partner school: IPAC School of Management.
A 21 hour seminar = 305 €.
For details of courses and seminars available, please contact sdulac@ifalpes.fr

Delf/Dalf Matura Ubitur & A level preparation

Individual students can enroll all year round in our DELF/DALF, Matura, Ubitur & A level preparation programme. The programme consists of intensive general French lessons within a group corresponding to the required level and in addition a supplementary individual course of examination preparation in the form of one to one lessons.

20 lessons of French plus 4,6,8 or 10 individual examination preparation classes.
Levels: From A1 to C1
Duration: Minimum 1 week.
Dates: Possibility to start any Monday
Included in the price : Teaching material, internet access and wireless internet.
Not included in the Price : Examination enrollments. IFALPES is not a registered test center for DELF/DALF exams. Our team will be happy to advise students regarding their examination enrollment.



Duration
INTENSIVE COURSE +
4 individual lessons/week 6 individual lessons/week 8 individual lessons/week 10 individual lessons/week
1 week
480 €
600 €
720 €
840 €
2 weeks
950 €
1190 €
1430 €
1670 €
3 weeks
1420 €
1780 €
2140 €
2500 €
4 weeks
1725 €
2205 €
2685 €
3165 €

University Preparation

This course prepares students to successfully accomplish their studies in France.
20 modules of 4 hours per day in Preparation for Higher Education in France.
Levels: B1, B2, C1, C2
Duration: 20 modules of 4 hours per day, Monday to Friday every morning for 4 weeks.
Included in the price : Teaching material, internet access and wireless internet.
Minimum inscription: 5 students
Tuition Fees: 740€

Combined French Courses

A made to measure course designed to meet the specific needs of today's students.
A combination of intensive French group lessons and one to one private lessons to be chosen 'à la carte'.
All levels, specific starting dates for beginners
Duration: Minimum 1 week.
Dates : For Beginners: Start at the beginning of 'General French' session. Non beginners: Possibility to start on any Monday Included in the price : All teaching supports, internet and Wi-Fi access.



Duration
INTENSIVE COURSE +
4 individual lessons/week 6 individual lessons/week 8 individual lessons/week 10 individual lessons/week
1 week
480 €
600 €
720 €
840 €
2 weeks
950 €
1190 €
1430 €
1670 €
3 weeks
1420 €
1780 €
2140 €
2500 €
4 weeks
1725 €
2205 €
2685 €
3165 €

Live learning courses

One-to-one language lessons by videoconference in our language laboratory or at home by internet (web cam and microphone).
Courses tailored to student needs by our qualified teachers, in a friendly learning environment developed by IFALPES.
The student has the possibility to purchase lesson credit time in advance: 1 lesson = 30 minutes. He is then free to set an appointment at his convenience with the teacher of his choice.
The lesson via videoconference can take place during the day, evening… or even at weekends!
This complementary course is an ideal way for students to develop subjects previously studied in class in a 100% personalized approach.

Live learning General French lessons booking:
6 lessons (3hrs) = 150€
10 lessons (5hrs) = 250€
20 lessons (10hrs) = 480€
30 lessons (15hrs) = 690€

Courses can be booked separately or added to a general French programme.

Accommodation

The IFALPES accommodation service will find the most suitable type of housing to match your choice. Home stays, shared apartments, studios or dormitories are located in the town centre or in the town outskirts. From the school, they are accessible by bus, bicycle or on foot.

Host family

  • Single Bedroom with breakfast
    Included : The single bedroom, breakfast and one load of washing per week
1 week (6 nights)
245 €
2 weeks (13 nights)
350 €
3 weeks (20 nights)
420 €
4 weeks (27 nights)
510 €
Extra week (more than 4 weeks)
127.5 €
Extra night
25 €
The week includes an arrival on the Sunday before your course and a departure on the Saturday after your course. If you would like to stay an extra night, please contact the accommodation service in advance.
  • Single Bedroom with half board
    Included : The single bedroom, breakfast, evening meal and one load of washing per week.
1 week (6 nights)
300 €
2 weeks (13 nights)
465 €
3 weeks (20 nights)
590 €
4 weeks (27 nights)
710 €
Extra week (more than 4 weeks)
177.5 €
Extra night
33 €
The week includes an arrival on the Sunday before your course and a departure on the Saturday after your course. If you would like to stay an extra night, please contact the accommodation service in advance

Shared Apartment

In a shared apartment you will have your own bedroom and share the kitchen and bathroom with your flat mates (2 or more).
The accommodation service will send you more information about your apartment 2 weeks before your arrival.
The shared apartments are available from the 1st day to the last day of each month. If you wish to stay for a shorter period, please contact us for availability and prices.

Price : 550€ per month and per person with all charges included.
Sheets and towels are not provided.
Deposit: 1 month's rent.
The apartments are situated in the town centre.

Individual Studios or apartments

We have variety of studio flats or apartments in the centre of town. The accommodation service will be happy to find a solution for your needs depending on the number of people who will stay in the apartment.
Studio flat 1-2 persons
4 weeks from 600-760€ according to size and availability.

Student residence

There is a variety of Student residences. Our accommodation service will be there to give you as much information as possible. Some of the residences will ask for a deposit and will only accept long stays. In summer between June and August there are more rooms available.

Prices for 4 weeks
Residence type

Evires

Les Romains Les Marquisats (Summer)
Price in single room
390€
390€
460€ (310€ double room)
Comfort
Private bathroom
Private toilets
Shared kitchen
Sheets provided
Crockery provided
Bus
On foot
City centre
Internet
Basic
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
25 min
55 min
3km
Included
Basic
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
20 min
45 min
2km
Extra
Standard
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
20 min
20 min
1km
Extra

 

Contact information

WEBSITES
TELEPHONE
+33 (0)4 50 45 38 37
Fax
+33 (0)4 50 45 86 72

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Student testimonials

Vaishnavi Kumar (India)
"IFALPES is definitely the best place to learn & appreciate the language and the people."