German Courses Cologne

The metropolis on the Rhine, Cologne, is the fourth largest city in Germany and the home to the famous UNESCO World Heritage Site the Cologne Cathedral. Along the Rhine promenade you can spend time with your friends and discover the historic Old City, the famous Ludwig Museum and the cool Rheinauhafen boulevard.



+++ UPDATE 2023 +++

In summer 2023 you have the opportunity to attend a German course in the following cities:

German + Home Stay: Augsburg | Berlin-Family

German + Summer Camp: Berlin-Park | Munich | Frankfurt | Oberwesel | Vienna

Cologne is returning in summer 2024.




Age group:
14 - 17 years


Course length:
1 - 4 weeks


02.07. - 29.07.2023


German course:
20 lessons


Course levels:
A1 - C1


Leisure program:
Entry fees included


Host family


3 meals per day

German Courses for Youth in Cologne

German Summer Course
Course Offerings

German Summer Course

You learn with participants from around the world in small groups. Your teachers design the course to be varied and communicative, so that you can make rapid progress.

Host family

Host family

In our carefully selected host families you have the awesome experience of getting to know the local culture first hand. You can use the language outside of class and are exposed to authentic expressions.

Leisure program

Leisure program

In and around Cologne there are lots of sites and attractions to discover. During our afternoon leisure program and Saturday day trips you can get to know the region together with other participants.

German Language School Cologne

did deutsch-institut Köln
c/o Cologne Business School
Harderfuststr. 1
50667 Köln

Stadt und Schule

State:North Rhine Westphalia
Population: 1 045 000

Service and facilities

  • qualified teachers and support personnel
  • bright spacious classrooms
  • Shopping options nearby
  • Centrally located near the train station

Nationality Mix

1. Mexico 11 %6. France 7 %
2. Italy 10 %7. Turkey 6 %
3. Russia 9 %8. Brazil 3 %
4. Greece 8 %9. Poland 3 %
5. Spain 7 %Other: 36 %

Prices for Cologne

Prices and Dates

Package Price1week 2weeks 3weeks --weeks
Summer Course (20 lessons/week)--

Start dates

Start dates for participants with prior German experience:

02.07., 09.07., 16.07., 23.07.

Not suitable for absolute beginners!

Additional Charges

Single room surcharge per week

150 €

Transfer (one way) upon arrival (Sunday)/departure (Saturday) from/to airport (CGN)

80 €

Transfer (one way) upon arrival (Sunday)/departure (Saturday) from/to Cologne main train station

65 €

Surcharge for transfer (one way) before 9 am or after 6 pm

75 €

Surcharge for unaccompanied minors: one way

50 €

Surcharge for transfers on days other than Saturday and Sunday

100 €

Additional night with host family

100 €

Liability, accident and health insurance per week

12 €

Included in package price:

Placement test when course begins

Course with 20 lessons

Teaching materials and certificate

Accommodation with full board

Activities and excursions

Local transportation pass

beginning at950 €

for 1 week