Learn French in France - French courses in France

35
years of French language courses in France

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The Center welcomes each year
more than 7000 international students from all over the world
35
years of experience
97%
of DELF success
100,000
students have trusted us

The Centre International d'Antibes


Established in 1985, Centre International d’Antibes is now widely recognized as the top French language school for anyone wishing to learn French in France.

French courses for adults, French language camps for kids and teens, personalized short-stays for school groups, the Centre International d’Antibes offers French lessons tailored to meet the needs of any group.

Indeed, we know that coming to study French in France is a real personal investment, and we pay attention to the specific characteristics of any group.

Our programs and French language courses in France

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French courses for adults 
A range of modules (15, 23 or 27 hours a week) for students on short stays.
A special program and price including classes and accommodation for long stays.
LEARN FRENCH FOR ADULTS
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Language camps for kids and teens
French summer camps between March and October in Antibes, Cannes and Nice.
“Premium” French camp in Juan-les-Pins/Côte d’Azur.
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School groups
French teachers! Thinking about bringing your students to France?
Contact us for a bespoke program at negotiated prices!
LEARN FRENCH FOR school groups
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Learning French as a family 
Separate French classes for parents and/or children in shared accommodation. Classes in the morning or all day for children.  Classes or leisure time for their parents!
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Language stays for seniors
French classes in small groups, accommodation, introduction to the culture, gastronomy and landscapes of the Côte d'Azur for the over 50s.
LEARN FRENCH for seniors

What kind of people come to Antibes to learn French?    

2 000 adults in 2019   

Adults on short-stays of 1-5 weeks who want to learn French in France will take core classes in the morning or intensive full-day classes.

For over 5 weeks’ immersion in France: A course including tuition and accommodation at a highly competitive price.             
     
For seniors: A cultural program including French classes
For the whole family: French classes for parents and/or children in shared accommodation.

3000 juniors in 2019

In 2019, some 3,000 young people and their parents placed their trust in us to learn French in France; most on the Côte d’Azur in the French Riviera.
Children and teens are housed in our campus in Antibes between April and October.
The Cannes course is open this Summer.
The “Premium” course in Juan-les-pins, open in Easter and Summer, is limited to no more than 100 students
Home-stay accommodation is available for each destination.

250 school groups in 2019

All year-round we play host to groups of school students accompanied by their French teachers. As such, we are aware of the requirements of our partner teachers, the need to offer competitive prices and comprehensive logistical support from the moment the group arrives in France.

French courses, activities and accommodation are generally customized by the teacher in liaison with our teaching department and our “hosting” service.    

Students’ reviews

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Sheri
Cohen
07.12.18
“ Excellent! ”

The 2-week session I attended was excellent; course materials and instruction exceeded all expectations. Administrative process and housing was also excellent. I highly recommend!

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Anna
D
15.09.18
“ Fantastic school ”

My daughter and I visited CIA to take an absolute beginners course - my 9 year old attended lessons alone, while I was in a small group. My teacher, Loic, was lots of fun but very knowledgeable, and the class was fast paced but relaxed, a perfect combination.

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Ivana
Krizanic
14.07.18
“ Two wonderful weeks ”

My 10 years old son Sasha has just spent two wonderful weeks at Campus Horticole in Antibes and loved it. Everything worked out perfectly, he was picked up at Nice airport upon traveling there from New York and today he was drooped off at the airport again and sent to his further travels to Croatia. He loved his French classes and loved all the trips and activities they have taken during the last two weeks. Also, he has made some great friends and cannot wait to come back next summer!

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susanac465
10.11.17
“ A very well-organised summer camp ”

A very well-organised summer campus with professionals who make themselves accessible to the students and supervisors who are always available to help manage and sort out any situation. An international atmosphere which works very well. The teachers are well trained and motivate the French as a foreign language students.

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KarinaVW
27.10.17
“ Real good time ”

My kids and I had a real good time at the CIA. We all learnt a lot, there was some activities that the kids did in the afternoon or evening.

Our schools on video

Classes and residences for adult students in an exceptional setting!
Language camps for children and adolescents on the Côte d'Azur: unforgettable memories!
Our students talk about their experience in our school.

Learn French in Paris

Established in 1988, our partner-school is universally regarded as the gold standard for those wishing to learn French and live in Paris.​
 
The school offers courses for adults on short or long-stays and in language camps for juniors.
 
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Fle - Français Langue Etrangère

Our partner ACCORD-PARIS holds the FLE (French as a Foreign Language) label.

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