Learn French in Brest

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If you want a French experience like no other, study French in Brest! This quintessentially Breton city will introduce you to a different side of French culture, and on an English course in Brest, you can explore the unique cuisine, nature, and warm population of this northern French region. From the historic town centre to stunning beaches, you’ll have an unforgettable time learning French in Brest!


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French schools in Brest

This traditional city will give you the chance to explore Breton culture like a local, eating delicious galettes, sampling local cider, and soaking up the stunning sea views as you learn French in Brest. Our partner schools will offer the best experience as you learn French abroad, allowing you to immerse yourself in language learning and make quick progress. From Oceanopolis to the Botanic Garden, you’ll be close to the best sights as you study French in Brest! 


Why study French in Brest?

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City life
  • This historic city is known for its maritime history, and you can learn more about it on your French course in Brest at the National Navy Museum, housed in the majestic Château de Brest!
  • No language study holiday in Brest would be complete without trying a traditional galette, a savoury crepe, or taking a boat trip around the beautiful Rade de Brest -  contact us for more information about living in Brest.
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  • As you study French in Brest, you have the opportunity to explore the rest of quaint Brittany, from the stunning coastline at Cap Fréhel to the walled city of Saint-Malo.
  • Don’t miss the chance to take a break from studying French abroad and relax on one of the region’s best beaches in Quiberon or Dinard!
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  • Naturally, this seaside city has plenty of opportunities to get out onto the water during your language course abroad, whether that’s on a fishing adventure or on a boat tour of the coastline
  • Language learners in Brest can also explore thrilling activities like kitesurfing or scuba diving, allowing you to get a glimpse of the local wildlife! 

Popular questions about studying French in Brest:

How much does it cost to live and study in Brest?

As you study French abroad in Brest, you’ll be able to live on a budget. A traditional galette could cost just 7 EUR, making a budget-friendly lunch or dinner, while a single ticket for the local public transport is just 1.60 EUR. Our French courses in Brest start from 345 EUR per week, and you can reach out to ESL for a free quote for your time spent studying French in Brest.


What are the benefits of studying French in Brest?

  • Brest is a fascinating city filled with history and Breton culture, where you can experience a unique language study holiday in France.
  • As a student city, there are plenty of young people to practice your French with, while professionals can explore a modern port city on their French course in Brest.

What type of French courses can I study in Brest?

ESL’s partner schools in Brest offer a range of personalisable courses, so you can design the ideal language course abroad for you. From longer trips to intensive courses, there’s something for everyone! Some of the French courses in Brest we offer include:

  • Beginner to advanced lessons (A1-C1)
  • Combined private and group courses
  • One-to-one exam preparation courses (e.g. DELF)

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