Registration process

Students should book a long time in advance, as the number of places is limited to 14 students at the most. Before any registration, you will have to sign the school regulations and you will be evaluated by our team: a written test will be sent to you by email, and we will phone you in your country to assess your speaking skills. The documents must be returned to l’Institut Destination Langues, along with your payment and 2 ID photos.

Conditions

All lessons are in groups of no more than 14 people at a time. The average number of students is 8.
Each lesson lasts 55 minutes. There is a break after the first 2 lessons in the morning.

 

School regulations  2016 / 2017

* Legislation and insurance : all students must be legally entitled to stay in France for the duration of the course and must be 18 years of age. Students from the age of 16 may be admitted with their parents’ consent. Students who have been granted an entry visa for study purposes must attend the course regularly. All students who attend courses at the school must have their own medical, accident and civil responsibility insurance cover.
* Registration : students will have to book a long time in advance, as the number of places is limited. Before any registration, you will have to sign the school regulations and you will be evaluated by our team : a written test will be sent to you by email, and we will phone you in your country to assess your speaking skills. The whole course must be paid in full before the first day in class.

* Payment : students who have not paid for their course in full before the first day of class (as well as the registration fee of €35 and €25 for the learning material) will not be able to attend lessons, whatever course type chosen.

* Cancellation : if the student comes to miss a lesson, the institute won’t pay him/her back. The institute reserves the right to make minor changes to prices, dates and types of courses without prior notice (courses will not normally start unless there are a minimum of 6 students).
Cancellation Fees :

– With more than four weeks’ notice, 50% of paid fees will be refunded.

– With less than four weeks’ notice, 30% of paid fees will be refunded.

No refund if we are informed of your cancellation after the course begins. For non-EU residents requiring a French visa : if your visa application is refused by the French Embassy, we will reimburse you in full after deducting the registration fee (35€) and any banking charges upon receipt (a copy) of the visa refusal. Refunds are not payable in cases of absence or early departure, except in cases of illness or accident duly documented by an appropriate medical certificate which clearly shows that the student is unable to continue with their language course. In any case the current school term will not be refunded. Course fees are not transferable to another student.

* Level : it is the responsibility of the Institute’s tutors, and their responsibility only, to assess your level of French and to assign you to a class most suited to your needs.
* Public holidays: Public holidays are neither refundable nor recoupable (Classes from 26th September 2016 to 22nd December 2017:  Monday 17th April 2017, Monday 1st May 2017, Monday 8th of May 2017,  Thursday 25th May 2017, Monday 5th June 2017, Friday 14th July 2017, Tuesday 15th August 2017, Wednesday 1st November 2017).
The institute will be closed: From 17th December 2016 to 8th January 2017, from 3rd April 2017 to 9th April 2017 and from 25th September to 1st October 2017.

* Image rights: During the excursions or various activities students may be photographed or filmed. If you do not wish to appear in photos or videos please let us know in advance in writing.The information collected is necessary for your enrolment. It is subject to electronic processing and is intended for the administration department of L’Institut Destination Langues. It will be neither transferred nor sold. In accordance with Articles 39 et seq. of the amended Law of January 6th 1978, you have rights of access and rectification in relation to your personal information. If you wish to exercise this right and gain access to your personal information, please contact the administration department.

* Information: The information collected is necessary for your enrolment. It is subject to electronic processing and is intended for the administration department of L’Institut Destination Langues. It will be neither transferred nor sold. In accordance with Articles 39 et seq. of the amended Law of January 6th 1978, you have rights of access and rectification in relation to your personal information. If you wish to exercise this right and gain access to your personal information, please contact the administration department.