A certificate of attendance will be given at the end of each Spanish course and is included in the course price. If they so wish, students are also able to participate in a final, internal examination to obtain the "Certificado de Nivel de Espaol como Lengua Extranjera".
Our Spanish school is located in Granada, one of the most fascinating cities in Andalusia, southern Spain. The Spanish courses are held throughout the year. The friendly atmosphere and personal touch of our Spanish classes as well as Granada's Andalusian charm will turn your language holidays into an unforgettable experience. We are accredited by the Spanish Instituto Cervantes and we are also a D.E.L.E. Examination Centre.
The school building, characterised by its Andalusian style, its friendly classrooms, and its beautiful courtyard, retains much of the charm and intimacy of a family home. It is situated in a quiet location just ten minutes away from the city centre. Students from all over the world and from different age groups participate in our Spanish language programme throughout the year. An extensive cultural programme always complements the Spanish courses. With 800 students every year we can be considered as a medium-sized Spanish language school.
Our school is a member of TANDEM International with a network of language schools in Europe and overseas. TANDEM International has Spanish schools in San Sebastian, Madrid, Granada, Santiago de Chile, Buenos Aires and Montevideo.
Escuela Montalbán is recognized by the following institutions which certify the quality of our Spanish language courses in Granada: Instituto Cervantes; TANDEM International; Association of Spanish language schools in Granada; Granada Chamber of Commerce; Madrid Chamber of Commerce; Association of Spanish language schools in Andalusia; Association of private public schools in Andalusia; National Federation of Spanish language schools in Spain.
AFTIE: «Asociación para el Fomento del Turismo Idiomático en España»; Accreditation for the CSN Programme of the Swedish Government; Accreditation through FOREM in Belgium for professional training; in Germany, recognition of Spanish courses with 6 lessons per day as professional training «Bildungsurlaub»; European Erasmus+ accreditation for teacher training courses.
International Student Requirements:
Escuela Montalban offers 6 different Spanish course levels which correspond to those established in the new «European Framework for Language Learning, Teaching and Evaluation»: A1/A2/B1/B2/C1/C2. Each level corresponds to a 4 week Spanish course. We offer courses from 1 week up to 1 year long-term courses.
Our language school will send students a written level test and a self-assessment oral test together with the Spanish course documents. Students have until one week before the Spanish course starts to return the documents. All Spanish courses (all levels) begin on every Monday.