German courses for adults

German courses for students aged 16+ with Alpadia from Kaplan

Learn German abroad

Learn German in Berlin or Freiburg with Alpadia Language Schools, part of the Kaplan family


Prepare for an official German exam: GOETHE, TELC or TestDaF

Recommended by 97% of students

20 years of experience in providing language education to students from all over the world


Full immersion experience including an exciting weekly social program

Swiss quality

Swiss quality standards in all our schools ensure that students get the most out of their learning experience

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Alpadia Language Schools: Swiss quality education

Alpadia Language Schools by Kaplan International Languages offers year-round French, German and English courses in Switzerland, Germany and France for students 16+ and English, French and German language camps for juniors and teens in Europe and North America. Initially established in 1996, and now larger than ever, our mission is to encourage language development through immersion and to expand the horizons of our students. 

Find the right German course for you

We provide German courses in Berlin and Freiburg to suit students of all levels, from one-week intensive for beginners to longer academic programs for entry into German-speaking universities. We are an official center for the TELC exam and are close to regional TestDaf and GOTHE exam locations.

Standard German Courses

Improve your general German skills and enjoy free time in the afternoons

Intensive & Premium German Course

Study German more in-depth and make rapid progress

Combi German Courses

Combine group German lessons with private lessons to gain a deeper knowledge of the language

German Exam Prep Courses

Prepare for the TELC, TestDaF or GOETHE exams and improve your chances of gaining a high test score

University Pathway Courses

Ideal for students who wish to pursue higher education in German-speaking universities

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Private & Online Lessons

Private tuition tailored to your individual aims and needs – study at school or home