GLS - Star School Germany
GLS is the only language school in Germany with a 16.000 sqm urban campus including 2 hotels and a swimming pool under monument protection. The facilities on campus are second to none in Europe: 60 bright classrooms, a restaurant serving modern German food, 50 apartments and 72 hotel rooms of premium standard.
GLS is an independent school: Barbara Jaeschke, who founded it in 1983, is directing it till today.
More than 5000 students
More than 5000 students from up to 60 countries attend GLS courses every year. GLS can accommodate up to 600 students at the same time: more about ages & nationalities. All teachers have university degrees (meet some of them here).
Founder & Managing Director
GLS continues to be run by its original founder, Barbara Jaeschke, who established the school in 1983. In 2012 she was honored as Berlin Entrepreneur of the Year. More about Barbara Jaeschke
GLS is member of:
IALC is an international association of quality language schools (more about IALC) and regularly inspects GLS. All GLS German courses are accredited by IALC.
GLS is recognized by the Swedish National Board of Student Aid, i.e. Swedish students can apply for grants when studying at the GLS language school: more.
GLS is a test-center for TestDaF, the language certificate for university studies in Germany. More about TestDaF exams and prep courses @ GLS in Berlin.
GLS is a Teacher Training Center
GLS is an IH-certified Teacher Training Center and prepares for the IH Certificate for Teaching German as a Foreign Language (IHC German).