Spanish courses in Madrid

Madrid, the capital of Spain, is a dynamic, modern city with a population of around 4 million. Full of charm and contrasts, it is a city that appeals to all visitors, not least because of its architecture, which harmoniously combines the old and the new. Madrid also has plenty to keep you entertained at all hours of the day and night: shopping on the Gran Vía (Madrid’s main thoroughfare), Real Madrid football matches, the Rastro flea market, concerts, discos, exhibitions, tapas bars, etc. All these activities make Madrid a lively, bustling city where it’s impossible to get bored.

Enforex Madrid is located in the heart of the city, just a 5-minute walk from the university and Plaza de España. The school is surrounded by the San Bernardo and Argüelles metro stops and is served by no less than 9 bus lines. It is a 10-minute walk from Malasaña, a lively and festive district with many restaurants, bars, cafés and nightclubs. The school has recently been refurbished and is fully equipped to ensure maximum student comfort.

Accreditations: Instituto Cervantes, FEDELE and ELITE, the German government’s Bildungsurlaub

The school offers you

  • 40 spacious and comfortable classrooms, all with audiovisual equipment
  • A computer room with 20 computers and free Internet access
  • A library
  • A reading room
  • A large common room
  • A large courtyard
  • Food and drinks vending machines
  • Wi-Fi connection

Spanish course: general information

  • Length of lesson: 55 minutes
  • Maximum number of students per class: 10 (average 6)
  • Timetable: 80% of general Spanish courses take place in the morning, Monday to Friday from 9.00 to 13.00, but can also be organised in the afternoon from 14.00 to 18.00, depending on the time of year
  • Level test: on the first day of the course
  • Certificate of attendance at the end of the course
  • Free access to the e-learning platform
  • Teachers are qualified to teach their mother tongue to foreigners

Standard courses

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20 lessons per week

You will have lessons from Monday to Friday from 9am to 1pm or from 2pm to 6pm, where you will develop the 4 basic skills: written and oral expression, listening comprehension and reading.

Levels offered: beginner to advanced

Super-intensive course

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30 lessons per week

Ideal course for rapid progress. It includes 20 lessons of general Spanish 5 cultural workshops of your choice 5 semi-individual classes ( between 1 and 4 students per class, on average 2) per week adapted to your needs.

Levels offered: beginners to advanced

Examples of cultural workshops: civilisation, press, cinema, creative writing, pronunciation, gastronomy, folklore, games and exercises to encourage dialogue and oral communication, etc.

Intensive course

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25 lessons per week

In addition to 20 lessons of general Spanish, you will take 5 conversation workshops per week. This programme is designed for students who want to improve their fluency and oral skills.

Levels offered: beginner to advanced

DELE exam preparation course – from 18 years old

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20 lessons of Spanish per week

Preparatory sessions for these exams are available 2 and 4 weeks before each exam session (see “Dates & Prices” tab) depending on the level of proficiency at a rate of 20 lessons per week.

The DELE (Diploma of Spanish as a Foreign Language) is the only certificate for foreigners officially recognised by the Spanish Ministry of Education. This diploma is of great value to those wishing to study at a Spanish university or work in a Spanish-speaking environment. We recommend that you take Spanish courses for a sufficient period of time before starting the DELE preparatory courses and passing the exam.

Levels: elementary (A2) to upper intermediate (B2)

Duration: 2 or 4 weeks
Contact us for prices
Enrolment at least 10 weeks in advance

The team at our school in Madrid offers a programme of visits to the city’s main tourist sites in the afternoons and excursions at weekends. These activities can be free or at cost and their frequency varies according to the time of year.

Example of possible activities:

  • Thematic tours of the city’s districts (Bourbon Madrid, Habsburg Madrid, modern Madrid, etc.)
  • Visit to the Royal Palace
  • Visit to museums (El Prado, Reina Sofía, Archaeological Museum, etc.)
  • Retiro Park
  • Day trips to Toledo, Segovia, El Escorial, Ávila, Seville, Granada or the Costa del Sol

Features :

  • Twin room*, shared with a student of another nationality
  • Shared bathroom
  • Half board
  • Journey time to school: maximum 20 minutes on foot or by public transport.

Options at extra cost :

  • Single room
  • Private bathroom in double room (available for participants travelling in pairs)
  • Full board

Practical information :

  • Sheets and blankets provided
  • Most accommodation has a Wi-Fi connection, but you can ask for this service to be guaranteed at an additional cost
  • Laundry facilities (washing machines are usually available once a week)

Features :

  • Twin room*, shared with a student of another nationality
  • Shared toilet and bathroom
  • Breakfast
  • Journey time to school: 5-15 minutes on foot
  • Location: city centre
  • Deposit payable on arrival (see “Dates & Prices”), refundable by the school at the end of your stay if no damage is found.

Facilities / Services available :

  • Sheets and blankets provided
  • Wi-Fi
  • The residence and rooms are cleaned once a week. The rest of the time, as in all shared accommodation, cleaning is everyone’s responsibility
  • The residence does not have a kitchen

Options at extra cost:

  • Single room
  • Private bathroom in double room (available for participants travelling in pairs)
  • Half board
  • Full board

Features :

  • Twin room*, shared with a student of another nationality
  • Shared toilet and bathroom
  • No meals included
  • Journey time to school: 15 minutes maximum on foot
  • Capacity: between 3 and 6 rooms
  • Deposit to be paid on site (see “Dates & Prices” tab), refundable by the school at the end of your stay if no damage is found

Facilities / Services available :

  • Fully equipped and furnished flats
  • Communal kitchen equipped with microwave, saucepans, cutlery, etc.
  • TV
  • Laundry facilities
  • Sheets and blankets provided
  • Wi-Fi
  • Heating
  • Cleaning is your responsibility

Options at extra cost :

  • Single room
  • Private bathroom

*Room shared with an Enforex student of the same sex. However, if you occupy a double room and there is no other student available to share it, the school reserves the right to change your room.

Travel

Day of arrival: Sunday (from 12 noon)
Day of departure: Saturday (until 12 noon)

Arrival station or airport (transfer possible at extra cost) :

  • Madrid bus or train station
  • Madrid airport: 15-20 minutes (by metro); 40 minutes (by bus)

Note: do not book your ticket until we have confirmed your stay (approximately 4 days after payment of your deposit).

Dates 2023

Starting dates: most courses start on Mondays throughout the year, unless otherwise indicated below.
If Sunday is a public holiday, the school is closed on Monday and the session starts on Tuesday. The same applies if Monday is a public holiday.

Public holidays and holidays: 01/01, 06/01, 07/04, 01/05, 15/08, 12/10, 01/11, 06/12, 08/12, 25/12

Local holidays: 20/03, 06/04, 02/05, 16/05, 09/11

DELE exam preparation sessions (registration at least 10 weeks in advance).

Start dates: please contact us

Exam dates: please contact us for dates and prices

Prices 2023

All taxes and registration fees included

WPCS 42.0.3
Course of 20 lessons & accommodation in shared room
DurationAppartment, no mealsHost famiy, half boardResidence, B&B
1 week 470 575 595
2 weeks 805 1.015 1.055
3 weeks 1.165 1.485 1.295
4 weeks 1.530 1.955 2.035
6 weeks 2.195 2.830 2.950
8 weeks 2.900 3.750 3.910
12 weeks 4.135 5.405 5.645
16 weeks 5.485 7.180 7.500
18 weeks 6.160 8.070 8.430
20 weeks 6.835 8.955 9.355
24 weeks 8.190 10.735 11.215
32 weeks 10.255 13.645 14.285
36 weeks 11.525 15.340 16.060
Additional week 330 435 455
course supplements - Per week
Intensive course (20 + 5) 30
Super intensive course (20 + 5 + 5) 140
Private lessons (+5) 210
Private lessons (+10) 390
Accommodation supplements - Per week
Type of accommodationAppartmentHost familyResidence
Single bedroom 90 30 90
Demi-pension-- 35
Full board- 20 75
Private bathroom 55 55 55
Extra night 45 45 45
High season (04 / 04-10 / 05/20) 50--
Special diet (vegan, lactose intolerance, ...)- 25 25
Transfer - Per trip
From Seville airport / bus station 85

The above prices include:

  • The course option chosen
  • Accommodation and meals according to the option chosen
  • The Enforex guide containing information on the school, courses, programme of activities and excursions, etc.
  • Teaching materials (for the first level)
  • Level test
  • Certificate of participation
  • All taxes and school administration fees

Not included:

  • Return journey to destination and transfers on arrival and departure
  • Deposit for the residence or shared flat (150€, to be paid on site)
  • DELE exam fees, if required
  • Any visa fees
  • Optional insurance
  • Teaching material (if change of level)

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