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German courses A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 in the heart of Basel


Learning a language like German in a country where it is spoken is probably the best way to learn it. Here at ILS-Basel, the International Language School in the heart of Basel, you have the opportunity to attend a German course.

Get to know Swiss culture

Get to know a part of Swiss culture in our German courses and apply your new knowledge in everyday life. If you are interested, book one of our German courses today, we look forward to seeing you!

Discover the desire to learn German.

With us you will find the right German course for every level. Discover the pleasure of learning German. Improve your language skills at ILS-Basel. Our German courses are held in small groups of 2 to 6 people. ILS-Basel is a licensed, recognized and eduqua-certified language school,

German courses only 2 min. from the train station

ILS-Basel is only 2 minutes away from the train station. Intensive German Courses 2 lessons take place daily and cost only 490 CHF per month. You can complete one level in 3 months.

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Non-binding trial lessons in one-to-one German lessons

In our private German courses, the highest flexibility is guaranteed. You are free to decide when and how often your German course should take place. Book one of our lesson packages and learn German whenever you want. A unique offer that you can test without obligation.

Book two non-binding trial lessons and convince yourself of our private German courses.


  • Basic knowledge "country, people, culture" of the chosen language
  • Conversations, discussions
  • Correct pronunciation
  • Grammar exercises
  • Phrasal composition and structure
  • Use of times and cases
  • Spelling
  • Listening comprehension
  • Reading comprehension
  • Travel conversations and vocabulary


  • A0: I have never learnt the German language and have no previous knowledge of German.
  • A1: I can communicate with single words, short sentences, gestures and facial expressions.
  • A2: I can get by in simple situations, but with difficulty.
  • B1: I can communicate in everyday life, but I still make many mistakes.
  • B2: I can talk effortlessly in many situations, even if not flawlessly.
  • C1: I can almost always express myself clearly and correctly.
  • C2: I speak German almost as well as my mother tongue.
  • A free placement test will be carried out before your first course.


Would you like to learn English as quickly and intensively as possible during 4 lessons a day? The Super-Intensive course takes place from Monday to Friday in the morning or over lunchtime and is the best option, if you want to learn English as quickly as possible.

from CHF 1080 / per month

Your course should take place daily, but you still want to have enough free time? Then the intensive course from Monday to Friday with 2 lessons per day is ideal for you!

from CHF 490 / per month

Learn German three times a week during two lessons in the morning or at noon - this is possible in the Semi-Intensive course. This course is for everyone who wants to learn German quickly but doesn't have as much time.

from CHF 390 / per month

Are you busy during the day or are you looking for a course that is not so time-consuming? Attend one of our evening courses on one, two or four days a week during two lessons a day.

from CHF 300 / per month

In our intensive evening German courses you attend the German course four times and can learn the German language comfortably and relaxed.

from CHF 490 / per month

You don't have time during the week? Then a Saturday course would be just right for you! Each Saturday morning, you will learn German quickly and efficiently during 4 lessons.

from CHF 300 / per month

German courses in private lessons. Flexible, individual and affordable German courses in private lessons in Basel

from CHF 49 / per lesson

Official training materials from Telc as well as trial exams serve as the basis for the preparation course. The courses can be attended in private or group lessons.

CHF 450.-

Course days & times

price optioncourse dayscourse times
Super-Intensive German CourseMonday to Friday09:00 - 12:15 o'clock
or 10:45 - 14:00 o'clock
Intensive German CourseMonday to Friday09:00 - 10:30 / 10:45 o'clock
12:15 / 15:00 - 16:30 o'clock
Semi-Intensive German CourseMonday, Wednesday, Friday12:30 - 14:00 o'clock
Intensive evening course GermanMonday through Thursday17:25 - 18:55
Evening Course GermanMonday & Wednesday /
Tuesday & Thursday
17:25 - 18:55 / 19:00 - 20:30
Saturday course GermanSaturday09:00 - 12:15 o'clock