French Language in Antibes (Riviera)


    Study French in Antibes, France
    French Language & Culture: 20 / 30 hrs Week
    2 wks: $1195 / 4 wks: $1995 / 6 wks: $2795 USD
    Start Any Monday / Minimum age 15

    Center International d'Antibes

    The Program

    Study French language and culture in Antibes, France. Small class size. Weekly or monthly. All levels offered. Placement test given upon arrival. Take 20 hrs per week, or 30 intensive hours. DELF courses also available. Open to all students and adults worldwide. Minimum age is 16. A Junior age summer camp is also available just for teenagers (age 15-17). High quality housing provided nearby. Conducted at the Centre International d’ Antibes. Founded in 1985, over 5000 students worldwide attend every year, from beginners to advanced levels. Courses offered year-around. Earn academic credit. Early registration is advised, especially for the Summer sessions. Join us !

    The Location

    Antibes, France (Riviera)

    Antibes /Juan-les-Pins is a prosperous, safe town that’s lively day and night, 6 miles from Cannes and 12 miles from Nice. Over 16 miles of beaches, and 300 days of sunshine a year, Antibes / Juan-les-Pins is like “Tropez”.

    * Central location, the program is held at the “Le Chateau” (French provincial building) in peaceful setting overlooking Antibes port and surrounding bay. During the busy periods of April, June, and September, students may also stay at the “Le Port” school, when the Le Chateau is full. Overall, both locations are very nice and modern.

    Antibes France

    COURSES: 20 hrs or 30 hrs / Week
    * Can start on any Monday – except for absolute beginners

    Regular Course: 20 hrs (morning lessons) per week (M-F).
    All levels: beginners, intermediate, and advanced
    Placement test given at arrival check-in
    Small class size: 12 max per class

    Intensive Course: 30 hrs (morning / afternoon) lessons per week (M-F).
    20 hrs of morning classes (M-F), plus 10 hrs of afternoon classes (T- F)
    All levels: beginner, intermediate, and advanced
    Placement test given at arrival check-in
    Small class sizes: 12 max (morning), 6 max (afternoon), per class.

    DELF: Intensive 30 hrs (morning / afternoon) lessons per week(M-F).
    Diplome d”Etudes en Langue Francaise (DELF) awarded upon completion.
    Administered by the French Ministry of National Education

    Junior Plus Program: All inclusive for teenagers (15 – 17)
    7 weeks: late June to mid-August

    Includes housing, meals, activities, and excursions
    20 hrs of morning classes, M-F per week
    All levels: beginners, intermediate, advanced
    Placement test given at arrival check-in
    Small class size: 15 max per class

    * Course descriptions are obtained from the instructors there.
    * Class time is 45 minutes (per class)

    * Again, you can start on any Monday, except absolute beginners (no previous lessons).
    Absolute beginner dates are posted in the “Dates” section below.

    * Arrival check-ins are on Sunday. Orientation and test on Monday. Check-outs on Saturday.


    Classes are held 20 hrs per week, and 30 hrs per week (intensive). Students usually earn 1 – 2 credits per week. Transcript certificate awarded upon completing the course.


    Juan les Pins
    Group activities organized throughout the year for students. Schedule provided at orientation there. Excursions also provided,and may include trips to Nice, Monaco, Cannes, Marineland, Nautical Theme Park, or the Lerins Islands. Daily events and organized evenings may include: games, competitions, cabarets, casinos, shows, and themed activities. Free time is also available for doing some “own things” if desired.


    Housing can be arranged in the following:

    * Hotel bedrooms & Studio Apartments: AC, well equipped kitchen. Pool, common TV room, restaurant, and cafe…on premises of the hotel-club “Castel Arabel”. Can walk to school, and beaches. Cost $400 USD per week.
    Pay housing there upon check-in. Credit cards accepted. Or you can add to CSA program total if you prefer. Meals taken at hotel restaurant, nearby places, and can cook own meals in studio apts.

    * Garret Residence – School Studios: fully furnished, quiet studios at the “Le Chateau” campus. Only 9 available. Self service restaurant(lunch only)on premise. Easy walk to shops and beaches. Cost $400 USD per week.
    Early request advised, if you want to stay here. Meals also cooked in studio, or taken at nearby places. Pay housing there upon check-in. Credit cards accepted. Or can add to CSA program total and pay in advance.

    Street in Antibes
    * French Host Family – close to school in the area. May need to use local bus back/forth. Host family can meet you at the Antibes station, or Nice airport. 2 meals daily included. Special diet can be arranged. Cost $400 per week.
    Pay host family housing there upon check-in. Or you can add to the CSA program total and pay in advance.

    * Junior Plus Program – Housing is included in price for this program only – at the hotel club “Castel Arabel” – air conditioned studio apartments (double studios). Single studio apartment cost extra. This program is only for 7 weeks in the summer: late June – mid August. Restaurant and cafe on premises.

    Note: Computer internet access and Wi-Fi available in school, and studio – hotel housing.

    NOTE: You can also arrange own housing if you prefer, just let us know. Merci…..


    * Can start on any Monday (arrive Sunday), except for absolute beginners.
    * 20 hrs or 30 hrs per week of classes (45 minutes per class).
    * Placement test given upon arrival check-in or during the orientation.
    * Exact dates and balance due is provided in the confirmation documents.
    * Price (balance) may vary due to exchange rates, and any CSA discount given.


    REGULAR COURSE FEES: 20 hrs / wk

    2 weeks $1195 USD
    4 weeks $1995
    6 weeks $2795
    8 weeks $3595

    * Addtl week = $400 USD (Regular Course) per week extra

    * INTENSIVE COURSE: 30 hrs / wk – Add $300 USD extra per week (on top of Regular Course price)

    JUNIOR PLUS PROGRAM: For Teenagers 15 – 17 yrs age: 7 weeks summer (June – August)
    * Check-in Sunday. Check-out Saturday.
    * All inclusive: Housing included – studio apts (double).

    Junior Program: 7 weeks: June (late) – August (mid) all inclusive – $5695 USD

    * Start dates are confirmed in your admission documents.

    Medieval Fortress Antibes


    Open to all students and adults worldwide. Minimum age is 15.


    French National Holidays – no classes. Christmas and New Years.


    Arrival check-in on Sundays. Check-out on Saturdays.

    Airport (Nice), or Antibes Train Station pick-up available.


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