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Intensive Spanish courses in Barcelona 2021

CORONAVIRUS We're hoping the current emergency will be over by January and will resume our face-to-face Spanish courses in Barcelona then. Until then, you can take this course online (in Zoom).

Intensive Spanish 20 hours/week

Duration As many weeks as you like
Timetable Monday to Friday, 09.30 to 13.30.
Classes 4 hours a day, 20 hours a week
Class size 7 average, with a maximum of 10 students
Levels All levels, from complete beginners to very advanced | Test your level
Ages 16+

 Our class hours are 55 minutes each..



The teacher's enthusiasm and professionalism! Mati made these 2 weeks a fantastic and fun learning experience. I would have never thought I would be able to make such great progress in speaking, which is thanks to her dynamic teaching style and attention to each individual student.

Anon. (female, 32), Germany

When can you begin?

If you already know some Spanish, you can start your course on any Monday of the year.

If you have no previous knowledge of Spanish, pick from the dates provided in the course calendar.

Due to public holidays, in some weeks (see calendar) classes start on the Tuesday. Note that classes missed on public holidays are not made up at other times.


4 things you get with your Spanish course

Social programme

Social  programme

FREE Extra 5 hours a week
Join us on the social programme to explore Barcelona and for an extra five hours a week to practise your Spanish

Free online Spanish course

Free online Spanish course

FREE 50-65 extra hours
Your course also gives you free access to a supplementary online Spanish course for 6 months.

Great classmates and teachers

Your classmates and teachers

Your teachers will be qualified specialist language trainers (virtually all hand-picked from our own training courses), your classmates will usually be from around the world...

All of Barcelona

About Barcelona

You'll probably want a minimum of 2 weeks to start to notice the improvement in your Spanish; you'll probably want a lot longer to really discover everything Barcelona has to offer.


Course prices and booking

20 hours a week

  • 1 week: €215
  • 2 weeks: €430
  • Price per week 3-6 weeks: €205
  • Price per week 7-12 weeks: €195
  • Price per week 13-23 weeks: €180
  • Price per week 24-41 weeks: €165
  • Price per week 42 weeks (academic year): €155

  Book your course online

See full details of booking alternatives and conditions and there is also booking help if you need it.

Prices valid until December 31st, 2021.

No hidden extras

Course books
There is a €25 charge for your first course book, which also covers the cost of any further materials. If you don't want to purchase a new book when you move up to the next level, you can exchange your previous book for a new one, provided it hasn’t been written in and is still in good condition.

You pay this charge together with your deposit if you make an online booking.

NO booking fee

NO other hidden extras !!!


Acccommodation in Barcelona

Spanish host familiies, a room in a shared flat, a room in a university residence... Pick the accommodation that suits you ! (And you can, of course, arrange your own accommodation independently.)

Maximise how much Spanish you learn with more hours per week

Intensive Spanish 25 hours/week

Available from 4 January 2021

Add 5 hours of class to your 20-hour course to accelerate and consolidate your Spanish – especially if you can only study with us for a short time. The aim of this course is to develop your communication skills, and give you the maximum speaking practice.

  • Start dates: Any Tuesday
  • Duration: 1 to 12 weeks
  • Levels: Minimum level required: A2
  • Schedule: Tuesday to Friday from 14.00 to 15.15
  • Price: Intensive course 20 h + €50/week

In these classes, we will discuss interesting topics such as culture and current affairs. We will also interview local people about their life and personal experiences, do some classes outside the school, etc.


- Course materials are included.

- Due to the nature of this course, students of different levels may be placed together (max. 12 students per class).

- Minimum 4 students per group. In the case of insufficient enrolments, the supplement fees for that week (€50) will correspond to 2.5 hours (instead of 5).

Super-intensive Spanish 30 hours/week

Available from 4 January 2021

If you would like to make the most of your time with us to further strengthen your Spanish skills and maximise your practice, we recommend adding 5 extra hours of private tuition to the 25 hours of intensive group classes.

  • Start dates: Any Monday
  • Duration: 1 to 12 weeks
  • Levels: Minimum level required: A2
  • Schedule: Monday to Friday from 15.30 to 16.30*
  • Price: Intensive course 20 h + €50/week + €245/week

These classes will focus on your particular language needs.

*Other class times may also be possible

Personalise your course with one of our great add-ons

For more hours a week, or to cater for special needs or interests, add to your standard intensive course | See all your add-on options

Academic Spanish

Conversation & culture

5 hours/week, 4 weeks
Coming to University in Barcelona and not sure your Spanish is up to taking notes, writing academic texts, giving oral presentations? This is your course!

Business Spanish

Business Spanish

+5 or +10 hours a week
If your interest is in Spanish for work, add private Business Spanish classes to your intensive course

Creative arts workshops

Creative arts workshops

8 or 12 hours
Combine your Spanish course with creative arts workshops on ceramics, clay sculpture, drawing or painting.

All our Spanish courses

All our Spanish courses in Barcelona

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