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Opening hours, Holiday, Course cancellation terms

School opening hours

  • School opening hours: Monday - Friday: 07:30 – 21:00; Saturday: 10:00 – 16:00; Sunday: On request
  • School administration opening hours: Monday - Friday: 07:30 – 20:00; Saturday: 10:00 - 16:00

General information

  • Enrollment fee: € 35.
  • The listed prices and services are valid until publication of a new price list.
  • Only the information specified in the German and English versions is authoritative. All other translations are intended solely for orientation in the respective language.
  • All course fees are per person, the accommodation rates per room/apartment (unless otherwise specified).
  • Value Added Tax: As an educational institute with non-profit status, F+U Academy of Languages is exempt from VAT.
  • One teaching hour (TH) = 45 minutes.
  • The language courses are professionally orientated or prepare for higher education and lead to an internationally recognised language diploma.
  • Minimum age: 16 years (junior courses: 6 years).
  • Our teachers are experienced native speakers.
  • Guarantee of provision, minimum participant numbers: Courses are held even if the minimum number of participants (4 people) is not reached. The booked number of hours will be reduced by 25%; to compensate, learners may join another group course.

Public Holidays, school holiday, individual holiday, change of course level

  • Public holidays (no lessons): 01.01; 06.01.; 25.03.; 28.03.; 05.05.; 16.05.; 26.05.; 03.10.; 01.11.; 26.12. (missed lessons may be made up through participation in a module or an evening course; a written request must be submitted at the latest by 14.30 one day before the public holiday).
  • School holiday: No holiday.
  • Individual “holiday”: (The booked course will be extended by the length of the requested holiday; apply in writing to languages@fuu.de only)
    • Intensive courses: Two weeks (Monday-Friday) per quarter (12 course weeks); applications by Thursday, 16:00, before the start of the individual holiday.
    • Evening course: Any amount of times. Applications by Friday, 14:30, before the start of the individual holiday.
    • Individual lessons, closed small groups, company training: Cancellation of the scheduled lesson is permitted without charge by 16:00 the day before.
  • Applications to change course level, or module must be received by the school administration office by Thursday, 16:00, for the subsequent week.


  • Individual lessons, closed small groups, company training: Cancellation of the scheduled lesson is permitted without charge by 16:00 the day before.
  • Following course commencement a cancelllation of the course or reduction of lessons is possible onyl in cases prescribed by law (see our General Terms and Condidtions, point 6).
  • Following course commencement a cancellation of the course or reduction of lessons is possible only in cases prescribed by law (see our General Terms and Conditions, point 5).
  • Cancellation of accommodation booked through F+U Academy of Languages is possible with four weeks’ notice (for further conditions see our general terms and conditions, point 6).

Other services of F+U Academy of Languages

  • The school offers barrier-free access, and a wheelchair-accessible WC.
  • International test centre: At F+U Academy of Languages you have the opportunity take internationally recognised tests: TOEFL, TestDaF, WiDaF, TELC, TestAS, LCCI, TOEIC, OnSET, ECDL and more.
  • State recognised vocational college for foreign languages: Chinese, English, French, Japanese, Russian, Spanish.

Visa and insurance

To be eligible for a language course or study applicant visa, it is necessary to attend an intensive course 20 or 30. If the visa is not issued, upon production of the original invitation and the official letter of rejection, we refund the costs incurred, minus a € 150 administration fee and postage costs. For visa applications we recommend existing German language skills of at least A1 level (CEF). More information.


Health insurance: You can buy inexpensive health insurance online from our partner Care Concept. Please click here for details.

Educational material

Books are not included in the price (with exception of Junior courses): German courses: ca. € 35 per level; English courses: ca. € 50 per level.

German courses:
Netzwerk A1, Netzwerk A2, Netzwerk B1, em neu 2008 Brückenkurs B1, em neu 2008 Hauptkurs B2, em neu 2008 Abschlusskurs C1, Übungsgrammatik für die Grundstufe, A1/A2, Übungsgrammatik für die Mittelstufe B1/B2, Lehr- und Übungsbuch der dt. Grammatik A1-B2, Deutsch Prüfungstraining DSH, DSH-Training

English courses:
New Cutting Edge
Starter: A1, Elementary: A1/A2, Pre-Intermediate: B1, Intermediate: B1/B2, Upper-Intermediate: B2/C1, Advanced: C1.
Market Leader
Elementary: A1, Pre-Intermediate: A2, Intermediate: B1, Upper-Intermediate: B2, Advanced: C1.

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