Preparatory Language Courses for Higher Education in France

Ι I wish to bring an international dimension to my studies Ι 




Preparation course for graduate studies – Intensive 20 hours / week (3 months)


Fall / Spring and Summer sessions


The French education system is internationally recognized and offers a wide range of training courses for all levels.
Many prestigious schools welcome you to France to prepare you for an international career.
Our team will advise you among its partners and guide you through the registration process.


Objectives :


In a group adapted to your level, according to the scale of the Common European Framework of Reference, this unique and complete French or English courses allows you to :
  • Improve your speaking and writing skills in general and Business French or English with professors specializing in higher education
  • Acquire a knowledge of professional French or English to acquire the basis for your future teachings 
  • Understand the education system and communicate better with these actors to make a success of your arrival at the university or your high school. 
  • Discover French or English culture through visits, workshops and conferences to understand today’s major debates and to be able to interact easily
  • Be effectively prepared for the academic community by acquiring all the written and oral techniques required by higher education

Our objective is to help you adapt successfully to studying in France by developing your academic and linguistic skills. 

Our teachers are familiar with the academic and linguistic requirements related to diplomas and will be able to guide you successfully.




Methodology :


Our active and rigorous methodology guarantees you a successful preparation:


  • course of methodology of the academic work,
  • discovery of all the actors in the academic world
  • development of communication practices in the university sector
  • practice of speaking skills in small groups,
  • courses of projects,
  • conferences,
  • wide variety of professional, linguistic and cultural workshops


Your program : 


  • 20 hours of classes per week
  • 12 weeks of classes per session
  • Main course : Development of communication skills + Grammatical and lexical reinforcement
  • Courses in written and oral expression techniques
  • University work methodology course
  • Academic Homework Practice Course
  • Conversation classes in small groups
  • Modulated groups to vary the teachings
  • Team Projects
  • Cultural activities


More about our pedagogy :






As for all our courses, you benefit from a rigorous and individualized pedagogical follow-up. Many appointments punctuate the training and the whole team is at your disposal.




A certificate of level and marks is given at the end of the training.


IMPORTANT : Do not forget to register for the TEF or TCF  exams in French at ALIP to promote your training at your future Grande Ecole or your employer!


ALIP’s plus: To progress also in both languages, ALIP also offers a bilingual course, in French and English:
1 intensive semester of French (20h) + English (6h) – 26 hours / 3300 euros per semester. The course schedule is the same.


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Course duration

1 Intensive session  / 3 months

Hours per week

20 hours

Number of participants per class

Between 6 and 16 according to modules


 2800 euros per session (250 hours)


You can now pay your training in 4 installments ! For more information, contact us.



Fall session : October 2020 to January 2021.
Spring session : February to May 2021.
Summer session : July & August 2021.
All semesters are independent and can be combined.


IMPORTANT: simplified procedure for VISA !
90 day study visa: learn French at ALIP by easily obtaining a long stay temporary visa !
Projects of 3 to 6 months of French: training in a centre Label Qualité FLE.


ALIP’s teaching staff actively monitors each of you throughout the trainings.

We organize remedial actions whenever necessary.

Regular meetings are arranged with you to follow your progress.


ALIP school evaluates the progress during the training in order to to give you all the support you need.

A final exam calibrated on the scale of the Common European Framework of Reference validates your learning  in all modules.

Participation and attendance are taken into account in the overall score.

A certificate of results and level is given to you at the end of the program.