A Guide to Studying in Alicante

Alicante is one of the best places to study Spanish in Spain. This city is very relaxed and there are so many great reasons to learn Spanish here, not least the warm climate and beautiful beaches.

Schools are located throughout the city, some are in the pretty Paseo de la Explanada area which is very close to the beach. Schools differ in size and structure, some have 5-10 classrooms with internet facilities, free wifi, a canteen, air conditioning and views of the ocean.


Types of Courses

Spanish schools in Alicante offers several different course packages, usually classes last either 2, or 5 hour lessons per day with 1-48 week durartions. Some courses include sightseeing activities and social events to give you cultural immersion.



All teachers are specially trained in teaching Spanish as a foreign language and many hold a Masters or Doctorate in their area of specialization. 



You can choose from a range of accommodation including staying with a local family, shared accommodation with other students or go private for an extra cost.



  • Course Start Dates: Usually Monday, every week of the year
  • Lesson Duration: Generally 50 minutes for group classes and slightly longer for private classes
  • Class Size: Average 6; Maximum 12 
  • Minimum Age: 16
  • Schedule: Morning or Afternoon (Schedule determined by your school). Private lessons can be in the evening
  • Suggested Check-In: One day earlier
  • Cost: The price you pay usually depends on the course, school and duration. You will usually need to pay a registration fee. Courses can be booked in Euros or other currencies if booked online.


Help / Advice

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