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AoL at a Glance

Today, the F+U Academy of Languages in Heidelberg, Darmstadt, Berlin and Chemnitz is one of the largest providers of language education in Germany. Each year, approximately 12,000 learners and exam candidates participate in the language courses and examinations, with learners coming from over 100 countries to attend the German courses. Thanks to its international nature, the school offers a unique opportunity to get to know people and their various languages and cultures. Freshly acquired language skills can be practised during breaktime conversations in the corridors or in the school’s atrium, or while participating in the cultural and sporting activities offered every day.

The Academy of Languages is synonymous with exceptional quality in language teaching:
• German as a Foreign Language
• English, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese and much more

Our international test centres offer the following well-known assessments:
• TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
• TestDaF (Test Deutsch als Fremdsprache)
• telc (The European Language Certificates)
• TOEIC (Test of English for International Communication)
• LCCI (London Chamber of Commerce and Industry)
• TestAS (aptitude assessment for international applicants to higher education)
• OnDaF (online language assessment)
• ECDL (the European Computer Driving Licence).

The Academy of Languages in Heidelberg is Europe’s largest test centre for TestDaF. Of particular significance is the Vocational College for Foreign Languages, founded in 2004, which offers the opportunity to study full-time towards the following staterecognised qualifications:
• Foreign Language Correspondence Clerk
• European Secretary
• Multilingual Correspondence Clerk
• Translator.

F+U is the only education provider in Germany to offer state-recognised vocational language training in Japanese. Recognised status has also been awarded for Chinese, English, French, Spanish and Russian.