IFALPES - Institut Français des Alpes

Learn French in the alpine town of Annecy! Residential language courses combined with winter ski camps or summer activities. Our courses are adapted to meet the needs of students and include activities relating to French culture and winter sports.

Do you want to learn French in France? Learn French in Annecy with Ifalpes!

Ifalpes is a language school in Annecy which offers French language courses, focusing on oral communication.

The French lessons take place in our French school in Annecy, located in the Alps.

Our school offers pedagogic, sporting and cultural activities as well as an accommodation service.

- More than 20 years experience in teaching French as a foreign language.

- IFALPES is relatively small and the contacts are genuine. Our teaching methods are adapted to an individualized and rapid progression.

- Ifalpes is situated close to the town centre, just a few minutes’ walk from the bus and train stations with many cafés and shops all around.  The school shares the building with students from PIGIER CREATION, a national Beauty Management school. 

Every month between 170 and 200 students of all ages come from 50 different countries to learn French. In this magnificent setting you will be able to combine the classes with the pleasures of the French culture, a huge range of skiing and wintersports and the beautiful surrounding lake and mountains.