ActiLingua Academy is one of the leading language schools in Vienna. It is located in the center of the Austrian capital. At the school, students are offered language courses of different intensity and academic specialization. The most popular programs are the preparation for the university and the preparation for the exams to receive OSD (Austrian language diploma). All courses take a minimum of 12 weeks.
Education in the Austrian language school provides not only academic load of medium and high intensity. A lot of extracurricular activities are organized for students. All of them are entertaining and educational, they allow to consolidate the material you passed in an informal atmosphere, develop communication skills, improve your knowledge of the German language.
Brief information. Specialized German course for university entrants of Austrian and German universities.
About the course. The course lasts 12 - 52 weeks. The program provides for an academic load of 20/30 lessons of general German per week and 8 hours of preparation for the exam for obtaining an international language certificate of B2 or C1 level. In the classroom, the emphasis is on developing communication skills and learning skills.
Students age: 16+
Start dates: year round
Admission requirements: German at elementary level
Learning outcomes: development of the skills necessary for effective learning in the university (listening to German, communicating in a formal, informal environment), improving knowledge of grammar, vocabulary, adaptation to the learning environment.
Class size: up to 12 people.
Duration of the lesson: 45 minutes.
Examination Course German
Brief information. The program of preparation for exams for obtaining OSD.
About the course. A special course, designed for at least 2 weeks, provides for the choice of the level of academic load. Students are offered a program with 20 basic German lessons per week, 8 additional classes in groups or 4 individual meetings with a native speaker. The intensive course provides the basic load of 30 h / week.
Students age: 16 years.
Start dates: year-round.
Admission requirements: German - from A1.
Learning outcomes: improvement of the general language Knowledge, the acquisition of the skills necessary for the effective passing of an examination for an Austrian language certificate.
Class size: up to 12 people.
Lesson duration: 45 minutes.
The German preparatory course, with a duration of 12 to 52 weeks, is an excellent base for preparing the child for university stress. The program is aimed at high school graduates who would like to study in Austria. The course consists of 4 standard or 6 intensive lessons, daily taking place in small groups with international students according to a certain curriculum. This course will help students improve their knowledge of the German language.
Preparing for the University
The preparatory program prepares students for examinations for further admission to the university. ActiLingua - examination center for obtaining OSD certificates required for admission to the university. OSD-Mittelstufe (B2) or OSD Oberstufe (C1) will be recognized by the Austrian and some German universities and will be admissible upon admission to the university. Our university placement officer (at two seminars) will inform students about the Austrian higher education system and help them in choosing the right university and program.
University Accommodation Service
You can also order a service to host a university. Before you come to Austria and start your German course at the Academy of ActiLingua, we will check whether your international diplomas are allowed in the Austrian university. We host students at a private university or at the University of Applied Sciences (Fachhochschule). You can also choose a university with English programs in Austria.
Students with zero knowledge of the German language are advised to begin the course with a minimum of 36 weeks.
|Start Dates:||Every Monday all levels are all year round.|
|Beginning dates for beginners:||Sep 28, 2015 / Nov 02, 2015 / Nov 30, 2015 / Jan 04, 2016 / Feb 01, 2016 / Feb 29, 2016 / Apr 04, 2016 / May 02, 2016 / Jun 06, 2016 / Jul 04 , 2016 / Aug 01, 2016 / Sep 05, 2016 / Oct 03, 2016 / Oct 31, 2016 / Nov 28, 2016 /|
|Start dates Examination course:||Nov 02, 2015 (exam: Nov 12 / Nov 13) / Jan 25, 2016 (exam: Feb 04 / Feb 05) / Feb 29, 2016 (exam: Mar 10 / Mar 11) / May 02, 2016 Exam: May 12 / May 13) / Jul 04, 2016 (exam: Jul 14 / Jul 15) / Jul 18, 2016 (exam: Jul 28 / Jul 29) / Aug 08, 2016 (exam: Aug 18 / Aug 19) / Aug 29, 2016 (exam: Sep 08 / Sep 09) / Oct 31, 2016 (exam: Nov 10 / Nov 11) /|
|Preparing for the University||€ 236 - one-time|
|Accommodation service||€ 410 - one-time|
20 + 5 lessons / week
The price includes:
ActiLingua Academy offers placement:
Extracurricular program includes entertaining activities and cognitive leisure. For students discos, shows, quizzes, competitions, barbecues, etc. are organized. The excursion program includes acquaintance with the sights of Vienna, Salzburg, Vashau, Kreisenstein. Also, eco-routes are offered to the students, for example to Lake Neusiedler.
Lessons take place from morning till lunch.
The school occupies a building of classical Viennese architecture. There are 6 cozy air-conditioned classrooms. The school is equipped with a media library, a computer center with 17 seats, Wi-Fi, W-LAN. Also in the building there are rest rooms and a cafeteria.
|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.