Winter College Berlin with German courses for junior students


Ages 15 - 19

German for Teenagers @ Berlin College

Ages 15 - 19

At the Berlin College you´ll learn German in the very center of Berlin. The college has a 9.000 m² campus on trendy Kastanienallee - with fancy clubs, cafes and designer shops just down the street. The street is nicknamed casting ally, because there are so many films and fashion shootings here. Every day we´ll show you a different part of Berlin - you´ll get to see all the highlights: Museumsinsel, the Berlin Wall, river Spree ... . 

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Berlin Winter College in JAN 2017 - save 100 €

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100 € discount for bookings prior to 31 OCT 2016



absolutely central, in hyper trendy Berlin - Prenzlauer Berg, inmidst cafes, galleries, fashion stores. Walking distance to many Berlin highlights like Museum Island, Brandenburger Tor, New Reichstag, Hackescher Markt


9.000 sqm campus with 40 classrooms and student residence on site, lounge, restaurant, cafe, garden, volleyball and basketball court, pool table, barbecue

German course:

  • 20 lessons à 45 minutes/week with a max of 12 students per class
  • 4 levels: beginners, elementary, intermediate, advanced
  • international classes with students from Mexico, Poland, Spain, France, Bulgaria, Denmark, Russia, Norway, England, France, Italy, Greece, Portugal, the US any many other countries.

Activities & Excursions:

  • 2 activities daily in international groups: sightseeing in Berlin, sports, socializing
  • 1 full-day excursion to places outside Berlin per week, e.g. Potsdam, Dresden, Lake Zeuthen


GLS guides accompany you and are happy to assist you

Accommodation (incl. half board):

On campus, in 3-5 bed rooms with own bathroom

Sample Week

Sample week

This is what a week at the Berlin College may look like:

Sundayarrival until 5 pm, introduction and language test, welcome evening
Monday4 German lessonswalking tour in Prenzlauer Berg, exploring the neighbourhoodgame evening
Tuesday4 German lessons shopping: second hand Berlin designer fashionindoor climbing
Wednesday4 German lessons Ice skatingTV tower
Thursday4 German lessons Museum Islandvideo night
Friday4 German lessons tour along the former Berlin Wall and East Side Gallerybowling
Saturdayfull-day excursion to Potsdam or Sachsenhausenvideo night
Sundaydeparture or visit at fleamarket on "Strasse des 17. Juni"party


Who is coming?

The college has room for 200 students. Students come from up to 60 countries.

You can meet some of them online in our summer camps community: Check the MEMBERS to see if there are others from your country going to GLS.

When you enroll, you´ll get the GLS password, and then you can contact everybody. 


Dates & Prices

Berlin Winter College (15 - 19)

BERLIN COLLEGE (15 - 19 years) 1 JAN - 29 JAN 2017
Accommodation:on campus
3 - 5 bed room
host family
1 or 2 bed room
Arrival / departure: SUN
2 weeks1630 €1470 €
3 weeks2410 €2170 €
+ 1 week780 €700 €


  • transfer from Berlin airports and stations on Sundays 8 am - 10 pm
  • 20 German lessons/week, from 9 am - 12.30 pm
  • 2 activities/day in Berlin
  • 1 excursion/week to places outside Berlin, i.e. Potsdam
  • accommodation incl. half board (breakfast and dinner - lunch is available at the GLS cafeteria)
  • insurance (medical, liability,luggage)

Not included

  • public transportation 2 to 4 weeks: ca. 60/80 EUR
  • entry fees: ca. 30 EUR/week
  • extra day: 100 EUR
  • extra transfer out of schedule: 80 EUR one way