Why choose the Alliance Française?


For more than 60 years, we have been the reference centre for learning French. Benifitting from regular, comprehensive taining, our teachers are experienced and highly qualified to teach French as a Foreign Language.

The authentic experience

More than simply offering language courses, our aim is to provide an authentic and comprehensive learning and cultural experience. A wide range of social and cultural activities are proposed throughout the year, giving you the opportunity to interact with other students and French-speakers. We also subscribe to a variety of French magazines and periodicals, available to loan from our extensive multimedia resource centre.

International recognition

The Alliance Française is currently the only French language training centre in South Africa recognised by the French Department of Foreign Affairs. The quality of our curriculum, as well as our exams, is recognised world-wide.


From in-house groups to individual classes, we pride ourselves on being able to adapt to your needs. You can enroll for a class at any level (A1-C2), in accordance with our online placement test. In terms of class schedules, we offer courses from 7:00 am to 8:30 pm. Private classes can be offered at any time, according to the availability of our teachers.