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Alliance française Lyon

AFLyon benefits from the expertise developed by the Alliance Française network (819 organisations in 137 countries) over the last 130 years as well as amazing intercultural projects.

1884 : The Alliance Française was founded in Paris
1984 : OPENING OF THE ALLIANCE FRANÇAISE OF LYON (AFLyon)
2008 : AFLYON OBTAINS THE “FRENCH AS A FOREIGN LANGUAGE” QUALITY LABEL
2013 : AFLYON BECAME UNESCO CENTRE. THROUGH ITS ACTIONS, AFLYON PARTICIPATES ACTIVELY IN THE DIALOGUE BETWEEN CULTURES ECHOING THE VALUES SHARED BY UNESCO.

 

KEY FIGURES:

1st FRENCH LANGUAGE School in Rhône-Alpes region
3rd Alliance Française in France
2 500 STUDENTS per year
130 DIFFERENT NATIONALITIES every  year
1 multicultural team of 40 people
2,500 M² of modern premises dedicated to language learning
17 spacious and air-conditioned classrooms  

 

A PLEASANT, FRIENDLY & MODERN ENVIRONMENT: Ideally located in the 3rd arrondissement of Lyon, in a fully renovated and air-conditioned historic building, AFLyon provides pleasant indoor and outdoor facilities 

 

AN INTERNATIONAL NETWORK

AFLyon benefits from the expertise developed by the Alliance Française network (819 organisations in 137 countries) over the last 130 years as well as amazing intercultural projects.   Throughout

 

EXIGENCY, QUALITY, AND FLEXIBILITY

With years of experience in teaching French as a Foreign Language, our qualified teachers are committed to guide you in your learning. Thanks to rigorous methodological approaches, innovative pedagogical methods and modern digital tools, we provide an effective learning experience.

 

LANGUAGE LEARNING EQUIPMENT & TECHNOLOGIES

For a better collaborative work, our classrooms are all equipped with computers and interactive whiteboards. Our facilities also include a language lab and a library with many publications (books, manuals, magazines) ranked by language levels.

 

AN OFFICIAL EXAMINATION CENTRE

To certify your level of French, we are accredited to deliver diplomas issued by the French Ministry of Education: TCF, DELF, DALF, DFP, and DAEFLE

 

A MULTICULTURAL COMMUNITY

Studying French at AFLyon is a unique experience that you will share with people from all over the world!

 

EXCITING CULTURAL ACTIVITIES TO LEARN ABOUT FRANCOPHONE CULTURES

To learn more about Francophone cultures and encourage interactions, friendships between students, AFLyon offers various exciting activities and cultural events

Services and amenities

Characteristics

Type of centre
Association
Geographical situation
Town / city
Number of students per year
Over 1000
Affiliation with a Professional Group
Réseau des alliances françaises
Access for disabled persons
Yes
Visa procedure (CEF)
No
Beginning
Open all year
Starting date of the activity
October 1984

Services

Transfers from and to the airport*
Accommodation with a family*
Accommodation in the hotel*
Rental accommodation*
Accommodation in a university hall of residence*
Catering on site*
Cultural activities**
Tutorial services

Amenities

Computers with internet access
Wifi
Cafeteria*
Mediatheque / resource centre
Leisure area

* Additional costs

** Free services or additional costs

French classes

Intensive general French (60 hours/month)

Toute l'année
Type of course
Français général
Number of hours per week
From 11 to 15
Requirements/minimum requirements
None
Age group
Adults
Maximum class size/number of students per class
18
Type of course
Intensive courses
Number of weeks
3-8 weeks
Pricing

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Very intensive general French (80 hours/month)

Toute l'année
Type of course
Français général
Number of hours per week
From 16 to 20
Requirements/minimum requirements
None
Age group
Adults
Maximum class size/number of students per class
15
Type of course
Super-intensive courses
Number of weeks
3-8 weeks
Pricing

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Oral practice

Toute l'année
Type of course
Cours particuliers
Number of hours per week
From 1 to 5
Requirements/minimum requirements
None
Age group
Adults
Number of weeks
One week or longer
Pricing

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General French (Advanced B2-C1, Masters C2)

Type of course
Français général
Number of hours per week
From 16 to 20
Requirements/minimum requirements
Elementary A2
Age group
Adults
Type of course
Super-intensive courses
Number of weeks
3-8 weeks
Pricing

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Passage to writing.

Type of course
Préparation aux études supérieures
Number of hours per week
From 16 to 20
Requirements/minimum requirements
Independent B2
Age group
Adults
Maximum class size/number of students per class
12
Type of course
Super-intensive courses
Number of weeks
3-8 weeks

Grammar.

Type of course
Cours + activités
Number of hours per week
From 16 to 20
Requirements/minimum requirements
Elementary A2
Age group
Adults
Maximum class size/number of students per class
12
Type of course
Super-intensive courses
Number of weeks
3-8 weeks
Pricing

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Pronunciation, phonetics

Toute l'année
Type of course
Français général
Number of hours per week
From 1 to 5
Requirements/minimum requirements
Beginner A1
Diplomas
DELF, DALF
TCF, TEF
Age group
Adults
Maximum class size/number of students per class
20
Type of course
Semi-intensive courses
Number of weeks
3-8 weeks
Pricing

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Business French (evening classes, 40 hours)

Type of course
Français de spécialité
Number of hours per week
From 1 to 5
Requirements/minimum requirements
Independent B2
Diplomas
Professional degrees
Diplômes universitaires, autres
Age group
Adults
Type of course
Semi-intensive courses

French for medical/legal purposes.

Type of course
Préparation aux examens
Number of hours per week
From 1 to 5
Requirements/minimum requirements
Independent B2
Diplomas
DELF, DALF
Age group
Adults
Number of weeks
3-8 weeks
Pricing

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preparatory classes for the TCF

Type of course
Préparation aux examens
Number of hours per week
From 1 to 5
Requirements/minimum requirements
Experienced C1
Diplomas
DELF, DALF
Age group
Adults
Type of course
Semi-intensive courses
Number of weeks
3-8 weeks
Pricing

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Practical information

Address :
11, rue Pierre Bourdan
Postal code :
69003
Town :
Lyon
Country :
France
County :
Rhône
Region :
Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Phone number :
+33 (0)4 78 95 24 72

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