Language School

Many consider the Greek language to be among the most difficult language in the world. If you are planning to be an Athens expatriate or are thinking about studying in the capital of Greece, you might also want to think about learning the city’s language first.

For convenient yet effective learning, enroll in an Athens language school. There are many in the city that offer Greek language course with packages that will suit your needs, requirements, and budget. Here are a few of the language schools in Athens that you can enroll in:

Aerial view of AthensAthens Centre

48 Archimidous Street

+30 210 7012 268

http://www.athenscentre.gr/

Founded in 1969, this educational organization was first established to sponsor Greece’s cultural and academic activities. It is located in Athens’ residential area in Mets which is just 15 minutes away from Syntagma Square. Aside from offering immersion language classes, it also provides extra activities to help students better understand the Greek culture; such activities include Greek film showing and Greek dance sessions.

Greek House

11 Georganta Street

+30 210 808 5185

http://www.greekhouse.gr

Boasting of being the centre of Greek language training in Athens, Greek House is preferred by many tourists for its innovative teaching methods. Its Modern Greek language courses are especially designed for foreigners who want to learn the language. It also offers language seminars for groups of up to 8-10 participants at least 17 years old.

Hellenic Culture Center

50 Chalkokondyli Street

+30 210 5238149

http://www.hcc.edu.gr/

This private organization is focused on teaching Greek as second foreign language. It also promotes the Greek language and culture to people from all over the world. For those who want to learn the language before going to the city, the school also provides online language courses designed especially for adult Greek learners. Aside from language programs, it also offers Greek cooking classes and dancing lessons.

The Hellenic American Union

22 Massalias Street

+30 210 3680900

http://www.hau.gr/

An educational public charity specializing in providing Greek language and culture programs for students who are from the US. Aside from its offered Modern Greek Language Program, it also provides Teacher Training Programs and Translation and Interpretation services.

The School of Modern Greek Language

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, School of Philosophy 6th floor

+30 2107277672

http://www.nglt.uoa.gr

If you want to do away with the conventional Greek language courses, this school is the right one for you. This prestigious language boasts of teaching Modern Greek as a foreign language. This is the perfect school to prepare you for Greek University.

Before you consider moving to Athens, make sure you get yourself prepared to speak the city’s language – Greek.