Study Buddy €202 - Bring a friend and you both pay just 202 euros.... for a whole month's intensive course!
One of the cheapest German language schools in Berlin, at Kapitel Zwei you can enrol in a month long intensive German course for a very affordable €222!
With this budget price tag, you'd usually have to deal with crowded classes and bad teachers, but Kapitel Zwei pride themselves on their experienced and qualified teachers as well as some of the smallest class sizes in Berlin. With classes capped at 10 students, with an average of 8 per group, you will get plenty of individual attention from your teacher, which will have you speaking Deutsch in no time at all. Teachers are engaging and enthusiastic and place a big emphasis on oral communication with loads of role playing and work in pairs or small groups.
Kapitel Zwei offers all course levels, from total beginners (A1) to advanced (C2), and they also run a Test DaF preparation course, which you will need if you are planning to study at a German university. With 4 available sessions per day, this is the ideal school for any schedule, with full time workers able to take advantage of the evening classes. Intensive courses take place from Monday to Thursday from 9am -12pm, 12pm-3pm, 3pm-6pm and 6pm-9pm.
In addition to their regular courses, they also run a dedicated conversation or grammar module, so that you can tailor your learning to the areas in which you need the most work. The conversation course is offered on Wednesdays at 6pm or Fridays at midday and the grammar course can be taken on Mondays at 6pm or Fridays at 9am. Each of these extra units cost 82€ per month, or take both courses to really accelerate your learning and pay only 122€.
Despite the busy schedule, Kapitel Zwei still has the atmosphere of a small, friendly school. The staff are friendly and approachable and are always there to help if you need some extra advice. Their little mascot Maya the dog, is also on hand to help with homework in return for cuddles or treats!
Accommodation is available in a student residence, conveniently located just a few stops away from the school. Tuition including accommodation costs only 672 € per month (702 € July to August) and includes a private furnished room with access to a shared bathroom and kitchen.
Learning a language requires more than just sitting in a classroom conjugating verbs , so Kapitel Zwei run a number of extras to help you put your newly learned language into practice
- Activities: Kapitel Zwei run a number of different activities per month including the popular “Stammtisch” (Pub night) as well as city tours, museum trips, festivals and more.
- Gallery: Kapitel Zwei's hallway also functions as a gallery space, with exhibitions featuring their talented students, the exhibition changes monthly so you'll have something new to look forward to.
- Magazine: An in-house magazine gives students the chance to improve their German even more, with the opportunity to write articles, poems, interviews etc. Those that contribute to the magazine receive extra help with grammar, corrections, and polishing their writing style.
Located at Alexanderplatz, Kapitel Zwei could not be any more convenient. So many train, subway, tram and bus lines pass through the busy transport hub that it doesn't matter where in Berlin you are staying, you'll be able to get to class quickly and easily - No excuses for being late! After class, you'll find a range of cafes, bars, restaurants and clubs along with a great market located nearby at Hackescher Markt and it is within walking distance of many of Berlin's amazing museums and cultural attractions.
Due to the small class sizes, classes can fill up quickly especially during the peak summer months. To make sure you have a spot, it is best to book in advance – to reserve a course, visit their website.