OISE Paris aims to elevate students to a level where they are confident and comfortable in their French, and to be able to voice their opinions; no matter their level of language.
OISE Paris is situated in Montparnasse a short walk from Jardin du Luxembourg, in a typical 1920's building where the period features mix with the signature OISE modern furnishings. The school is very welcoming and comfortable, with glass walls offering plenty of light throughout. Participants have access to wifi and computers at all times. Tea and coffee are available for students throughout the day and breaks between classes offer great opportunities to sip some coffee with a patisserie and chat with tutors and students.
Tuition at OISE Paris is available for all levels of French learners. The courses are designed for ambitious learners and inspire a high level of commitment from students. The courses practise French skills in a variety of different situations tailored to the interests and needs of each individual student.
The bespoke courses offered by OISE Paris and its experienced staff are tailored to the needs of the individual, whether for academic or professional purposes. Maximum personal attention is assured by intensive courses in either one-to-one tuition or in small groups of 4, allowing the students' specific needs to be addressed.
OISE Paris is distinguished in welcoming non-native French speakers as well as training native French speakers in preparation for exams and career progression. Being able to interact with French peers is a good source of French cultural knowledge and in return, French native speakers are enriched by encountering learners from all over the world.
The Tutorial ™ is a course format which offers students the opportunity to engage with tutors in intensive one to one sessions; allowing full focus on the needs of the individual learner.The Quatorial ™
The Quatorial ™ consists of tutoring in small groups of up to four students, where students may benefit both from a dynamic group setting as well as ample attention and feedback from the teacher.Exam preparation
Tutors at the training centre are experienced in helping students prepare for various international exams in French including DELF, DALF and TEF by simulating exam conditions and by structuring language classes around the exam format. OISE Paris also offers courses preparing UK students for the French AS and A2 Level examinations.
OISE Paris hosts the French Language & Culture Programme for young learners between ages 12 to 17 throughout the year. Lessons are held in small groups of up to four students, in an intensive course of 22.5 hours of tutoring per week.
The course practises students’ French in a variety of situations structured around a theme, which changes day by day. Every Friday students focus on an oral presentation where students are given feedback on a theme chosen by the students.Intensive French Programme
Young learners between ages 14 and 17 are invited to engage with an intensive French Programme in the 4th arrondissement at the very heart of Paris. This residential course runs for 2-3 weeks in July and includes 22.5 hours per week of lessons, which are taught in small of up to eight students groups comprised of various nationalities.
Our social programme is culturally orientated and provides ample opportunity to speak French outside the classroom. The programme is curated by the staff as well as by students’ requests. Some examples of previous trips include bringing students to typical French restaurants to sample French delicacies, the Louvre and other museums to see world-renowned art, and guided tours of the city in French.
On the Intensive French Programme, all activities and full day excursions are part of OISE Paris’ tuition course prepared by tutors to practise vocabulary and French expressions in a variety of situations. Once a week, full day excursions to cultural locations typically outside Paris, such as Versailles and Parc Astérix.
OISE Paris offers excellent homestay accommodation with hosts who enjoy the company of students and have a genuine interest in helping them to develop fluency in French. Metro services throughout Paris ensure students can reach the training centre each day for classes within 45 minutes. The OISE accommodation officer will be happy to help with alternative hotel arrangements if required.
The Intensive French Programme is a residential course housed in a typical Parisian building where classrooms, common rooms and bedrooms are all located on the same site. Students receive full board are supervised 24 hours a day during their stay. Bedrooms are shared between a maximum of four students with a shared bathroom.
Paris is well served by both Charles De Gaulle and Orly airports, with flights to many international destinations. Frequent Eurostar services make London accessible within two and a half hours. Paris offers extensive rail services to all major French cities by the high-speed TGV, and other services to regions around Europe.
Taxi transfers are available from Charles-De-Gaulle and Orly, the two main Paris airports, as well as the train stations for an additional fee.
Paris has a strong spirit of challenging ideas and being innovative, attracting students to the prestigious Sorbonne University and visitors to the modeBrimming with restaurants, hotels and offering the best of Parisian lifestyle, the 6th Arrondissement provides a prime location for the school.OISE Paris is set in a lively area near Montparnasse Tower, near the Latin Quarter and a stone’s throw from the Luxembourg Gardens.