Want to learn French? Spanish? Italian? Korean? You name it, this list of language schools in Hong Kong will have you covered.
You may not see much point in learning a new language when travel is so far off the radar. But there are many more reasons why you should want to expand your foreign vocabulary than to simply ask for directions when you’re visiting a new city. Whether you’d like to get in touch with your heritage, converse with a loved one overseas or even just understand the lyrics to your favourite K-Pop songs, learning a new language is a great way to immerse yourself in a different culture and connect with people – which are two things we’re all craving. So scroll through our comprehensive list of language schools in Hong Kong, and pick a language, any language!
Featured Language Schools In Hong Kong
Spanish World HK offers dynamic group classes at all levels, for students wishing to learn and appreciate the language and cultures of Spain and Latin America. The teachers here are not only native Spanish speakers, but also trained educators with backgrounds in Spanish pedagogy. As the only Spanish school in Hong Kong accredited by Cervantes Institute (the Spanish equivalent of Alliance Française or Goethe Institute) and having been established here for 15 years, you can expect an exceptional level of professionalism and high-quality courses, both online and face-to-face.
Take 10% off your first course or first private lesson with promo code sassyspanish.
Looking to add French to your repertoire? Whether you prefer to learn in a small group, individually, online or in person, the native French teachers at Interactive French can help you master the language, with a focus on daily life situations and everyday conversation. The Adults French courses here are based on the Common European Framework for Languages (CEFR), paving the way for students to reach DELF A1, A2, B1, B2 and eventually attend the public DELF exam, if that’s the goal!
Mention that you are a Sassy reader to get $400 off your first group course or private package. Offer valid until Saturday, 31 December, 2022.
Interactive French, 7/F, Po Wah Commercial Center, 226 Hennessy Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, 3563 5263, firstname.lastname@example.org, Facebook: Interactive French, Instagram: @interactivefrench, www.interactivefrench.hk
Dante Alighieri Society
Want to learn Italian in a fun and interactive way? Andiamo! Catering to learners of all levels and ages, Dante Alighieri Society is a non-profit institution that aims to promote the Italian language studies and culture in Hong Kong (working with the Consulate General of Italy and other institutions to organise cultural activities such as workshops on wine, food and the Italian lifestyle). The school offers dynamic group lessons, private lessons and corporate courses, both online and face-to-face, taught by native speakers and trained teachers. For advanced students, Dante also offers courses that focus on Italian culture.
Use promo code SASSYDA upon registration to get 10% off on group courses. This offer can only be redeemed once per student and is valid until Tuesday, 31 January, 2023.
Learn French In Hong Kong
Alliance Française de Hong Kong
Alliance Française needs no introduction as the official French cultural centre in Hong Kong since 1953. The language school offers a variety of French classes and workshops from beginner (A1) to advanced level (C1) at its centres in Wan Chai, Jordan and Sha Tin, as well as online. Students here have access to its French multimedia library and digital French library, as well as exclusive offers and discounts on a wide range of educational and cultural activities organised by the institution (including Le French May and Hong Kong French Film Festival) throughout the year.
French Touch offers a more intimate learning experience in its homey classroom in Fortress Hill. There are group classes available for both pure beginners and students of advanced levels (B1), as well as private lessons and corporate courses. The lessons here are great for those looking to learn French in a fun and casual environment.
French Tutors Hong Kong
French Tutors Hong Kong was established in 2008 by a group of native French teachers with the goal to provide quality exam-oriented French lessons designed to help you achieve top results. Its adult French courses are limited to a maximum of five students to ensure there is plenty of interaction between the students and teacher.
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Learn Spanish In Hong Kong
Spanish Tutors Hong Kong
If you’re interested in taking private Spanish lessons, Spanish Tutors can help you arrange lessons at one of their centres or at your home. Its network of Premium Expert Tutors come highly qualified and are in high demand for their limited availability.
The Spanish Cultural Association of Hong Kong
The Spanish Cultural Association offers Spanish courses for all levels (A1 to C1) which follow the official curriculum to make sure you can get your Spanish level certified. If your aim is to eventually take the DELE, the official Spanish Ministry of Education and Instituto Cervantes certificate, it’s good to note that some of the teachers here are official examiners.
The Spanish Cultural Association of Hong Kong (Tsim Sha Tsui), 14/F, Eastern Flower Centre, 22-24 Cameron Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong
The Spanish Academy
Offering a fun and friendly Spanish learning experience, The Spanish Academy welcomes students of all ages and levels. The lessons here are highly interactive and are designed to quickly build your confidence and get you to your desired level. Sign up now for your free trial.
Learn German In Hong Kong
Goethe-Institut Hong Kong
Sign up to a nine-week extensive course with Goethe-Institu and pick up the German language at whatever level you’re at. Goethe-Institut also offers three-week summer intensive and super intensive courses in July and August.
Dr. Sackmann’s Language Classes
DSLC was founded by a renowned German linguist with more than 15 years’ experience in German language teaching in Hong Kong. Courses are taught by Dr. Sackmann or a native German teacher, and cover speaking, listening, reading and writing, with a focus on real-life communication and scenarios.
Learn Korean In Hong Kong
Hong Kong Korean Academy
Located in Wan Chai, Hong Kong Korean Academy offers courses instructed by native Korean teachers, where you will also be taught different aspects of Korean culture – including, of course, K-Pop and K-Dramas – in addition to the language.
Other Language Schools In Hong Kong
- Berlitz Hong Kong – French, Italian, German, Dutch, Cantonese and Mandarin
- Hong Kong Institute of Languages – French, Spanish, Japanese, German, Mandarin and Cantonese
- International Language Centre – French, Spanish, Italian, German, Russian, Arabic, Japanese, Korean, Cantonese and Mandarin
- GAIA Language – Spanish, Latin and Mandarin
- Language World – Japanese, Korean, Cantonese and Mandarin
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Featured image courtesy of izusek via Getty, image 1 courtesy of Spanish World, image 2 courtesy of Interactive French, image 3 courtesy of Dante Alighieri Society, image 4 courtesy of French Touch, image5 courtesy of Olya Kobruseva via Pexels, image 6 courtesy of Flrwnx via Getty.