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Study French in France

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Actilangue was established in 1977 by Paul Ceccaldi, the Executive Director. Michel Durand is the Director of Studies. The Actilangue language courses are conducted solely in French by experienced instructors.

The school building is located in the heart of Nice, near the Hotel Negresco. The beach and the famous Promenade des Anglais are only a two minute walk away.

School Facilities

The school building is located in a pleasant area full of cafes, restaurants, shops and boutiques. In the school there are coffee and cool drink machines making it a great place to study French in France.

It has 10 rooms, 6 classrooms. In the teacher’s room, there is a library and audio-video material. Students have free internet WI-FI access. During the summer, Actilangue rents several classrooms close to the main building.


The French Course in Nice Consists of:

  • General French Course in Nice: 20 lessons of 45 minutes per week
  • Intensive French Course in Nice: 30 lessons of 45 minutes per week
  • Junior Programme – Actilangue: Nice, France
  • Up to a maximum of 12 students in the mornings and 8 students in the afternoons
  • Courses begin on any Monday – all levels (except absolute beginners)!
  • Highly qualified, experienced French teachers
  • Planned social activities

Prices to study French in France

See the full price list on the schools website.

Also, you can contact our staff at any time for a detailed price quote: Contact All About Languages / 1 (800) 620 – 5567

Prices include: Study French in France

  • French course in Nice plus accommodation (where applicable)
  • Registration fees
  • Accommodation placement fees
  • Level evaluation
  • Course certificate
  • Internet use at the French school in Nice


  • Actilangue is registered as a private institute of higher education by the Ministry of National Education.
  • Actilangue has obtained the label of “Quality French as a Foreign Language (FFL)” delivered by the Ministry of National Education and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
  • Actilangue is accredited for the “Bildungsurlaub” in Germany (Hamburg, Hessen) and by the CSN in Sweden.

Location of the French School in Nice

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French Course in Nice

Placement in the different courses is based on a personal interview and a written test. The Actilangue programme combines practical French Language learning with interesting social and cultural activities and excursions.

At all levels, emphasis is placed on the practical use of spoken and written French. The language is learned in realistic situations, reinforced by appropriate background information on the French way of life.

  • Almost Beginners. Goal: Learning the fundamentals, acquiring basic vocabulary, learning principal verbs and tenses as well as simple sentence structure.
  • A1/A2 – Elementary level/Upper elementary level. Goal: A quick brushing up of the fundamentals, increasing the basic vocabulary by means of primary verbs and tenses, more work on simple oral and written sentence structure.
  • B1/B2 – Intermediate level/Upper intermediate level. Goal: Mastering intermediate and advanced sentence structure, intensive work on oral and written expression, expanding the vocabulary.
  • C1/C2 – Advanced level/Upper advanced level. Goal: Reading and analyzing various texts, improving the facility of the language, becoming more closely acquainted with the linguistic content of the French language.


General French Course in Nice:

Choosing this course you have an ideal combination of learning and vacationing. The morning course offers a complete program of instruction: reading, writing, listening and speaking. Study of grammar and discussions.

  • 20 lessons per week, 4 lessons daily
  • 45-minute lessons
  • Monday to Friday, 8:45 am to 12:00 pm
  • Minimum age requirement: 16 years and over
  • Start any Monday

Intensive French Course in Nice:

This program is the same as the General French Course, in addition to two lessons each day for training in oral French.

  • 30 lessons per week, 6 lessons daily
  • 45-minute lessons
  • Monday to Friday, 8:45 am to 12:00 pm & 2:15pm to 3:45pm
  • Minimum age requirement: 16 years and over
  • Start any Monday

Other Courses Available:

  • Junior Programme – Actilangue: Nice, France
  • Half Intensive Course
  • Long Term Courses
  • Combinations Courses
  • Private Courses
  • DELE Preparation

Study French in France – Accommodation in Nice

  • Homestay (mandatory for those under the age of 18 years), Single Room, Half-Board: €338 for 2 weeks, €182 for each additional week, €26 for each additional day.
  • Shared Flat, Single Room: €280 for 2 weeks, €140 for each additional week, €20 for each additional day.


Living with a French family is the first step towards becoming better acquainted with the country, its people and its language. As the school cooperates with 100 carefully selected families, you have the possibility of expressing your personal preferences. All homes are carefully inspected and only those where the students will be made comfortable and welcome are accepted.

Actilangue provides comfortable homes in safe, middle to upper class neighbourhoods that are located 5 to 20 minutes either walking distance or by bus from the institute. Available are single and double rooms with breakfast, half or full board. On the first day, the host family will show the students how to get to Actilangue.

For the homestay option, price includes:

  • Single room
  • Half board (breakfast and dinner daily)

Residence AC (for students & adults)**

The Residence is centrally located 10 minutes walking distance to the beach and about 25 minutes walking distance to the school. Each flat is fully-furnished and equipped: kitchenette with hotplate and cooker hood, fridge, microwave, crockery, bathroom (shower, washbasin, WC). Cleaning is available at extra cost.

For the residence option, price includes:

  • Single Studio for 1 person
  • Bedsheets and towels are supplied and changed
  • Free internet access
  • Television
  • Air-conditioning
  • Safe
  • Local tax

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Useful Resources

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