LISA! Study Abroad


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Choose a French course in this lively university city, enjoy a glass of Languedoc under a plane tree while elegant French ladies stroll on whitewashed cobblestones. The sea is only 30 minutes away.




  1. Top location! Wonderful city, every attraction within walking distance, 30 minutes far from the sea
  2. Have a longer stay or enjoy more excursions thanks to the relatively low cost of living in Montpellier
  3. Quality: Language & Culture course,  preparation courses to language certificate exams, international groups

On the Mediterranean coasts in southern France, the sun shines more than 300 days in a year! Our language school is located in the historic centre of Montpellier, 30 minutes far from the sea. This attractive city is characterised by broad boulevards, high plane trees and magnificent patrician houses. On the beaches under the Roman aqueduct, its elderly inhabitants play “pétanque”.
In the city centre there is plenty of bars, restaurants and small shops. Montpellier is also home to one of the most ancient universities in France and has the typical vibrant and lively atmosphere of an university city.
The modern districts of Montpellier, such as “Antigone” are also worth visiting. Here you can find some beautiful neoclassic buildings by the Spanish architect Ricardo Bofill. The “Jardin des Plantes” is one of the first botanical gardens ever planted in France. Montpellier is surrounded by picturesque vineyards and lavender fields.

LISA! Language courses >>

Our LISA! Language courses in Montpellier are high-quality French courses hold by competent teachers, who adopt an efficient and modern teaching method.
Classes start every Monday except for Beginners Courses. If the beginning day is on a public holiday, the course will start on Tuesday. Our language courses are suitable for students and professionals, both beginners and advanced speakers. During the course, your accommodation will be in a friendly host family or in a residence. We also offer language courses for teenagers in other LISA! schools located in Montpellier. You can find more information about our supervised French courses for children and teenagers in the menu ‘Teenagers’.

Accreditations >>

With more than 20 years of experience, LISA! Study Abroad is today one of the best agencies offering organized language programs. Our LISA! school in Montpellier is has been accredited by Maison de la France and Chambre of Commerce Montpellier and is member of IALC. Furthermore, our school offers preparation courses for DELF/DALF diplome. All our teachers are mother-tongue speakers and specialized in teaching French as a foreign language.

Your language course in Montpellier >>

During your first day at school, you will be assigned to the suitable level class according to your language knowledge. This guarantees an excellent and successful learning.
After classes, you will have plenty of time to explore the city and its surroundings. Our LISA! language school offers several organized activities during the week and our friendly school team will surely give you good tips and suggestion on the city’s highlights. They will also recommend you the best places to do shopping, to have a coffee and to party with friends.
You can also explore the city on your own. You will surely find fellow-travelers
wishing to join you during your tours.
The best way to improve your knowledge of a foreign language is getting in touch with the local people. Therefore, we suggest that you to take every opportunity to practice your knowledge with mother-tongue speakers. The accommodation in a host family is perfect for testing every day what you have just learned.

Arrival >>

We recommend you to take a flight to Montpellier. From the airport you can easily reach your accommodation using public transport.
You may also book our private transfer service from the airport or train station to your accommodation. If your accommodation is in a host family, the transfer service from the airport to the family and vice versa on Sundays, from 9:00 to 22:15 is included.
For further information we invite you to contact us per telephone or e-mail.

Things to do in Montpellier


  • visit the cathedral of Saint Pierre

  • appreciate modern art in the Musée Fabre

  • discover the city by bike from Place de la Comédie

  • spend an unforgettable evening at the opera

  • do shopping in Place Jean Jaures

  • swim and sunbathe on the beach of Palavas

  • watch sharks and penguins in the aquarium “Mare Nostrum”

  • overlook Montpellier and its surroundings from the top of the Pic Saint-Loup Mountain

  • stroll in the harbour district of Sète and taste the “tielle”, a typical squid pie

We will be glad to help you finding the language course which best suits your needs.  We give you advice on the best time to travel, the ideal duration of your language course, information about the respective entry requirements and about how to get to your accommodation. Our information service is free of charge. You can book your language course by phone, e-mail or by filling out our online booking form.


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