In partnership with the Institut Français, Jacobs University offers its students the chance to learn or improve their skills in French, which is considered by many as one of the most beautiful languages in Europe and beyond. French courses for all levels allow students to become proficient in one of the official languages of the EU, the UN, and many other international organizations, and to travel to many of the most interesting countries in Europe, West Africa, and the world.

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Course Structure

Fall Term Spring Term Achieved Level
A 1.1 A 1.2 A 1
A 2.1 A 2.2 A 2
B 1.1 (1) B 1.1 (2)
B 1.2 (1) B 1.2 (2) B 1
B 2.1 (1) B 2.1 (2)
B 2.2 (1) B 2.2 (2)
B 2.3 (1) B 2.3 (1) B 2
C 1 C 1


Our courses are taught by a team of qualified French instructors from the Institut Français, who offer French courses at various language levels.