Mexico City

Mexico City is one of the biggest cities in the world. During your stay, you’ll never be short of cultural festivities and will discover a unique culture and exciting arts scene. You’ll also be in the middle of a bustling city with a multitude of different activities on offer. With an excellent transport system, most of museums and cultural or historical sites are easily accessible by metro.

Our partner school is located in the heart of Mexico City, in the Colonia Condesa district. This is a very safe area where students can meet up and go out. The school is located in a typical Colonial house and is easily accessible by public transport.

The school is a member of IALC, the best known group of language schools in the world.

School facilities include:

  • 6 classrooms
  • Cafeteria
  • A terrace
  • WiFi connection
  • Computers available to loan

Spanish language courses: general information

  • Lesson length: 60 minutes
  • Maximum number of students per class: 9
  • Timetable: classes are held in the morning
  • Placement test: first day of classes
  • Certificate of participation at the end of your stay
  • Regular evaluation reports to track your progress
  • The teachers are highly qualified and primarily look to fulfill students expectations and meet their needs in terms in linguistic learning.

20 lessons per week

Duration: 2 weeks minimum

These classes focus on grammar and speaking skills with exercises to expand vocabulary and improve pronunciation.
They will also help you develop the fundamental skills of oral and written comprehension. Classes take place in the morning for 4 hours each day.

Language level: all levels

20 group lessons + 10 small group lessons

Duration: 2 weeks minimum

Standard course + 2 small group lessons per day. These lessons are specifically designed according to students’ own needs and objectives.

Language level: beginner to elementary

20 group lessons + 10 individual lessons

Duration: 2 weeks minimum

Two individual lessons a day are added to the standard course. This option is ideal for those who wish to enter into the working world and want to work on particular language problems and difficulties.

Language level: all levels

10 lessons per week

This option is recommended for students who wish to make rapid progress and do not have a lot of time to achieve this. These classes may be added to another course or chosen or singly selected.

Our partner school is one of the best schools in terms of organising social and cultural activities in Mexico: excursions every weekend, cultural activities, cooking workshops, painting, history etc.

As a complement to Spanish lessons, these activities help you understand the Mexican way of life.

Some of the many activities may include:

  • Weekend visits to Guanajuato, San Miguel, Puebla, Oaxaca, Acapulco, Michoacán, Valle de Bravo
  • Parties, bars and clubs outings organised at some hot spots in the city
  • Guided visits to cultural spots within the city: pyramids, museums, etc.
  • Special courses held at the school as complement to Spanish courses

Features:

  • Single room (or double only for those travelling together)
  • Shared bathroom
  • Breakfast included
  • Distance from school: maximum 30 minutes by public transport
  • Bed linen and towels provided, but we recommend that you bring a few extra towels
  • The use of a washing machine is not included in the price

Optional extra

  • Half board

Features

  • Single room (or double only for those travelling together)
  • Shared bathroom and toilet
  • Self-catering
  • Distance from school: 1 minute (on campus)
  • Location: in the centre of town
  • Capacity: maximum 20 students

Facilities/services available

  • Kitchen
  • Living room
  • Dining room
  • Bed linen and towels provided
  • WiFi
  • Reception open 24h/24
  • Common areas are cleaned once a week. Everyone is responsible for cleaning their own rooms.

Practical information

  • No washing machine available

Features

  • Single room (or double only for those travelling together)
  • Shared bathroom and toilet
  • Self-catering
  • Capacity: 3 – 5 students

Facilities/services available:

  • Fully equipped kitchen

Travel

Arrivals: Sunday (after 12:00) Departures: Saturday (up until 12:00)

Arrival airport: Mexico City (MEX)

Airport transfers are available on request, please see ‘Dates & Prices’ tab.

Please note: Do not make travel arrangements until we have confirmed your enrolment in your chosen course.

Visa Information

Do you need a Visa for this programme? For more information please consult our page Visa Information.

Do not hesitate to contact us by telephone or email if you require any further information.


Dates & Prices 2019

Dates 2019

Course start dates: Most courses start every Monday year-round (exceptions are outlined below.) If Monday is a holiday then classes will start on the Tuesday.

Start dates for complete beginners: 07/01, 14/01, 21/01, 28/01, 11/02, 18/02, 25/02, 04/03, 18/03, 25/03, 01/04, 15/04, 22/04, 06/05, 13/05, 20/05, 03/06, 17/06, 24/06, 01/07, 08/07, 22/07, 05/08, 12/08, 26/08, 02/09, 16/09, 30/09, 07/10, 21/10, 04/11, 11/11, 25/11, 02/12, 16/12

Public holidays (No lessons will take place on these dates and they will not be rescheduled or refunded): 01/01, 08/02, 01/05, 22/11, 25/12

Prices 2019

WPCS 42.0.1
Cours & logement en résidence ou appartement - chambre individuelle
DuréeStandard (20 leçons)Intensif (30 leçons)Super Intensif (20 & 10 leçons)
2 semaines 855 975 1.240
3 sem. 1.190 1.375 1.770
4 sem. 1.440 1.685 2.215
6 sem. 2.130 2.495 3.290
8 sem. 2.815 3.305 4.365
12 sem. 4.195 4.930 6.515
16 sem. 5.570 6.545 8.665
18 sem. 6.255 7.355 9.740
20 sem. 6.945 8.165 10.815
24 sem. 8.325 9.790 12.965
32 sem. 11.080 13.035 17.270
36 sem. 12.450 14.650 19.415
Sem. suppl. 345 405 540
Suppléments par semaine
Logement en famille, petit-déjeuner 30
Logement en famille, demi-pension 60
Nuit supplémentaire 45
Cours particuliers (10H) en complément 275
Cours particuliers (10H) seuls 335
Transfert (par trajet)
Transfert aéroport depuis Mexico City Airport 60

Prices include:

  • Your chosen course
  • Accommodation in a single room in an apartment or residence
  • Course materials
  • Student card
  • Placement test
  • Certificate of participation
  • All taxes and enrolment fees

Prices do not include:

  • Round-trip journey to Mexico City
  • Airport transfers (arrival and departure)
  • Meals
  • Visa fees
  • Optional insurance