LISA! Study Abroad


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Monday - Friday — 09:00 - 17:00


Our language school in the chic city of Nice is one of the most accredited french language institutes in France. The Côte d’Azur is worldwide known for its nice cafés, sunny beaches and its light-blue sea.                   



  1. Dream holiday: learn French on the Côte d’Azur, within 15 minutes distance from the sea
  2. wide offering of courses: Business French, Language and Culture Courses, preparation courses for language certificates
  3. quality: beautiful school in the city centre, recently renewed and perfectly equipped, cosy atmosphere

The Côte d’Azur stretches in southern France and is famous for its sunny beaches and the light-blue sea. The city of Nice is close to the Italian border on the “Riviera dei Fiori”, which owes its name to the traditional flower market.
The chic villas on its wide boulevards remind of the Belle-Époque time in Paris.
Our language school is located within 15 minutes distance from the sea and the palm-fringed promenade “Promenade des Anglais”.
Every morning, the flower market in Cours Saleya  fills the air with the sweet scent of flowers. Nice’s boutiques, cafés, restaurants and the lovely old town are a perfect place for strolling. From the top of the Colline du Chateau you can enjoy a romantic view on the city. The castle on the top of the Château de l'Anglais was once a Roman and Greek settlement. Nice also has a lot of parks, in which you can go jogging, relax or have a picnic. At night you will see elegant ladies and gentlemen gathering to the many opera theatres and Nice’s party people crowding pubs such as the “Before”. In summer, this city also offers many open air concerts and theatre plays. Variety shows, posh restaurants, clubs: when the sun goes down, Nice comes to new life.

LISA! Language courses >>

Our LISA! Language courses in Nice are high-quality French courses hold by competent teachers, who adopt an efficient and modern teaching method.
Classes start every Monday except for the 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, in a studio, in a residence or in a school-owned shared flat. We also offer language courses for teenagers in other LISA! schools located in Nice. 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 Nice received from the French Government the Label Qualité FLE prize, is member of Campus France and accredited by SOUFFLE. All our teachers are mother-tongue speakers and specialized in teaching French as a foreign language.

Your language course in Nice >>

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. According to level, classes may take place in the morning or afternoon.
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 Nice. 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. Please take note that you can book a transfer service only from 8:00 to 22:00.
If you choose not to book a transfer, please be aware that the arrival and departure is possible only according to the following schedule:

Host family: arrival on Sundays from 18:00 (the arrival to the host family is possible  also in other times of the day, providing that you inform your host family in advance). Departure on Saturdays before 10:00

Residence: arrival on Sundays, from 18:00 to 19:00, departure on Saturdays before 10:00

Summer residence: Arrival on Sundays, from 18:00 to 19:00, departure on Saturdays before 12:00.

Studio: Arrival on Sundays until 19:00, departure on Saturdays before 10:00

If the arrival takes place outside the provided time window, you have to book our transfer service. For further information we invite you to contact us per telephone or e-mail.

Things to do in Nice


  • see the collection of artworks by Henri Matisse in the heart of the Cimiez garden

  • jetski on the Mediterranean

  • try delicious meat courses in the restaurant “La Route du Miam”

  • buy and try local product at the Cours Saleya market

  • admire artworks by Edgar Degas in the Musée des Beaux Arts

  • play pétanque with local people on the beach, under the shadow of a pine tree

  • visit the cathedral of Sainte-Réparate

  • visit avant-garde masterpieces in MAMAC - Musée d’Art Moderne et d’Art Contemporain

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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