ECOLE KLESSE has over 50 years experience in French teaching



French classes of highest standard :  

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We organise your stay in Montpellier with no extra charge, providing you with a large range of accomodations

Home-stay for a complete French immersion: Half-board, bed and breakfast or room with kitchen and bath facilities. Always nearby the school, clean and comfortable and friendly. For teens also available. Your hosts will care for your allergies and special diets.

Private accommodation: 

independent studio in a residence for tourists or for studentshouse share, hotel, vacation rentals at the seaside for yourself and your family, apartment in Montpellier... Babysitting may be provided



Our French school was founded 1965 and is located in the charming historical center of Montpellier city, close to many attractions (cinemas, shops, banks, cultural activities, public transportation) and cafes.

Ecole Klesse is acknowledged by  the Ministry of Education in France, the  Alliance Francaise, the Chambre de Commerce de Paris CCIP, the Franco-British Chamber of Commerce, the german Bildungsurlaub  and is official examination centre for those labels.

Our DELF DALF course reaches over 98% success quote , year after year.

 the beach of Carnon 30 min. bike distance

MONTPELLIER and its region 

There is no better place for a French immersion than Montpellier: A quarter of Montpellier's population is made up of students and thanks to the 300 days of sunshine per year and the Mediterranean Sea nearby, Montpellier is the perfect town in which to study and enjoy oneself! 

Ecole Klesse gives you the "how to" guide at your arrival: Excursions, activities, transports, weekly programmes....


Ecole Klesse is official examination centre


Our French school is official examination centre for the main diplomas in French for non native speakers. The teachers are accredited by those institutions and specialized in examination preparation. 

Our success quote is above 98% for DELF DALF. As for a free test and we'll estimate the kind of French course and duration is optimal to reach your goal. 


have fun with our excursions and activities



The French school arranges numerous activities and guided tours. Have a look at our programme of the week!

Kayak on the river Herault, guided visit of Le Pont du Gard, Beach volley, restaurants... We will give you all the addresses and advice to have fun during your stay.

Our caretaker service books your activities, car rentals and excursions for a great French immersion in Montpellier.

We make special activities programmes for groups, that suits the budget and wishes of the students and group leaders. 



The school arrange numerous activities and guided tours so that you can enjoy southern France and get the most from your time here:

  • Guided visits with private bus and special guide to the beautiful cities of southern France: Avignon, Nimes, Marseille, Montpellier, Arles, Carcassonne
  • Cultural activities : cooking courses, French songs, museums, guided visits to Montpellier, crêpes-parties
  • Sport activities : football with Ecole Klesse's team, horse riding on the beach, climbing, sailing

activities pack french coursesPack 1 week : 65€ (1 half-day excursion, 1 workshop et 1 whole-day visit)

Pack 2 weeks : 100€ (2 half-day excursions, 2 workshops et 1 whole-day guided visit -week-end)

Pack 3 weeks : 160€ (3 half-day excursions, 3 workshops et 2 whole-day guided visits -week-end)

Pack 4 weeks : 215€ (4 half-day excursion, 4 workshops et 3 whole-day guided visits -week-end)


Please see below the current program:



This French program is built to study French very quickly.

All levels are available all the year: from beginners A1 to A2, B1, B2, C1 and C2 

  • 26 lessons (50min. each) per week 
  • 20 lessons in the mornings from Monday to Friday in mini classes (maximum 8 participants)
  • 6 individual lessons in the afternoons per week with a dedicated French teacher
  • From Beginners to Advanced levels
  • pre-tests + cerificate at the end of your French classes
  • From 1 week until 48 weeks
  • Schedule : weekday mornings 8h30 until 12h05 + 2 afternoons 13h00 until 15h30
  • Starting dates : entry possible every Monday


In the morning, French classes in mini classes with only 8 students max. to study general French with international students. Intensive speaking training, grammar and writiting are the basis of this education. 

In the afternoon, one-to-ones with a dedicated teacher who will built a special French program based on your wishes for very intensive French classes: general French, speaking training, Business French, French for Health, Tourims and Lawyers.

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Business and Professional French courses

In addition to the Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry (C.C.I.P.) courses detailed here, we also provide:

French for Lawyers, Scientists, Secretaries or Medical French

The Klesse school is official center of these exams. It is therefore at the very school that you will be able to pass these diplomas.This courses are organised with individual tuitions, except for booking of groups.

  • Certificat du français du secrétariat (CCIP), contact us
  • Certificat du français scientifique et technique (CCIP), contact us
  • Certificat du français juridique (CCIP), contact us
  • TEF (test d'évaluation de français) (CCIP).

You will perfectly be prepared for the obtaining of these dîplomas universally recognized in the world of the business, of the professionals of the tourism. The Ecole Klesse is official center of these exams. It is therefore at the actual school where you will be able to pass these diplomas.

The courses take place in the afternoon.

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