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IH Freiburg - Sprachschule zum Ehrstein


  • German


  • Examination Preparation
  • General Language Courses


  • Study Abroad
  • Young Learners

The City

Freiburg is a young and liberal city. Its location near France and Switzerland, as well as its 30,000 students, contribute to its international atmosphere. This medieval town attracts up to three million visitors annually. Living an environmentally-aware lifestyle is important here. Bicycles are a central feature of the city. Moreover, there are many activities and attractions in and around Freiburg. Cities like Strasbourg, Basel or Constance are only a day-trip away.

The School

The school is located in the city center, close to the University, as well as many cafés and restaurants. Founded in 1999, the school since then has welcomed students from over 40 different countries. Lessons take place in our 15 bright classrooms; totalling over 1000m² altogether. Students have a common area, a large roof garden and a study room with internet-ready PCs. Having a friendly personal atmosphere and Individual consultation is very important.

The Courses

Courses across 8 differentiated language levels are offered all year round. The number of participants per course comprises on average 7 to 8 students. Regular assessments give each student an immediate feedback. We are specialized in exam preparation (TestDaF/DSH/telc) and offer preparation courses

Accommodation & Services

To make your stay in Freiburg as pleasant as possible, we arrange suitable accommodation. The room with a German family can be arranged with board. We choose lodgings with the utmost care: single or double rooms from private rooms with use of a kitchen and rooms with a host family.