Summer, Sun, German & Fun
You believe this does not fit together? We want to evidence the opposite. Therefore you have to come to our summer residence courses. We have chosen amazing residences and cities for you (Darmstadt, Cologne, Mannheim and Stuttgart), a young motivated team that will take care for you all the week is waiting for you. The have prepared an exciting, funny and variantly program. German teachers will offer interesting German lessons with topics which are interesting for you. You will really speak German, we want to evoke your German knowledge, not grammar and vocabularies are the main topics: just use your German. You will surprise yourself!
We are convinced: you can learn German best on the place where you need it: in Germany!
So, the next Summer is coming that´s for sure, also the sun is coming to Germany and you will improve your German if you are ready to engage; you will have lots of fun with young people from all over the word. This will be an unforgettable Summer.
We are looking forward meeting you here in Germany!
Cologne is located right in western Germany. With about 1 million inhabitants it is the number 4 among German cities. Cologne is – not only in Germany – well known for the impressing Cathedral as well as for it fun-loving people.
Cologne was founded from the Romans, so you will find historical elements from over 2000 years all over the city. Cologne is also a famous city for students, more than 60.000 students are studying at different universities, so it is a very old but young city. Nowadays Cologne is also an important cultural metropolis. Lots of media companies are located here (TV stations, printing and music publishers).
The residence is located directly at the Rhine meadows, has a sun terrace and a coffee bar and a kiosk at the foyer. The residence is on a very modern standard and exemplary for modern city accommodation.
Although the residence is located in a green and natural area she is located very central in Cologne. With public transport one will reach the inner city with the Cathedral. Modern more-bed-rooms (up to 4 beds) with bathroom and WC ensuite and modern light class rooms are of course part of the residence.
For your free time the residence offers the following
gaming machine (“Flipper”)
table tennis (indoor and outdoor)
Program highlights - Changes are possible
Guided city tour including Cathedral and historical city
Roman Germanic museum, museum „Ludwig“
Chocolate museum or German Sports and Olympic museum
Visit of a TV station
Odysseum: adventure science museum
Rheinpark: high wire park, mini golf, bowling
Riehler Rheinauen (directly beside the residence): sports and picknicks
Cable car over the river Rhine
Full day excursions to Düsseldorf, Bonn incl. House of German history, Königswinter incl. Drachenfels, etc.
Dates, Prices and Services
The summer residence course in Cologne is designed for the age group 14 till 17 years.
The course in Cologne is running from Sunday, 21st of June till Saturday, 1st of August 2015. The minimum stay in Cologne is 1 week, the maximum stay is 6 weeks. Arrivals are always on Sunday, departures are always on Saturday.
Arrival is possible on the following dates:
1 week – 6 nights 625,-- €
2 weeks – 13 nights 1.250,-- €
3 weeks – 20 nights 1.875,-- €
4 weeks – 27 nights 2.500,-- €
5 weeks – 34 nights 3.125,-- €
6 weeks – 41 nights 3.750,-- €
These services are included in the package prices:
Accommodation in a more-bed-room (up to 4 beds), bathroom and WC ensuite.
Full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
20 lessons a 45 minutes German lessons in a group with a maximum of 15 students
Entrance test, teaching material, certificate
daily activities: leisure time program in the afternoon and in the evening.
Saturday: 1 full day excursion (this means if you are there for 2 weeks you will have 1 full day excursion, if you are there for 3 weeks you will have 2 full day excursions and so on)
Health insurance for the period of your stay with us.
Options to be booked additionally:
Airport transfer – Airport Köln/Bonn
Price for airport transfer (Shuttle-Service) – one way 50,-- €
Supplement fee for service for „Unattended Minors“ - one way 30,-- €
- Table tennis
- Airport/Station transfer
- Visa support
- Cultural tourism (theater, museum, etc.)
- Historical sightseeing
- On campus events
- Rock climbing
- Culture Shock presentation
- Local cultural events (festivals, etc.)