best language school in Germany - Star School Germany

Star School

GLS is a 5-time
winner of the award


Deutsch de luxe @ GLS Campus Berlin

A luxurious learning environment

GLS is the only language school in Germany with

Established 1983

GLS is an independent school: Barbara Jaeschke, who founded it in 1983, is directing it till today.

Super Star School Germany

GLS has received the Star School Germany award 5 times.  The awards are bestowed every year in London, by Study Travel Magazine, and honor the best language schools worldwide: Language travel professionals from more than 60 countries determine the language school they consider the best in any given country, based on personal inspections and student reviews. 

best language school in Germany

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).

GLS stands for ...

... German Language School. GLS operates the GLS Campus in Berlin for adult students as well as several summer camps for juniors in Berlin and München. GLS also organizes high school stays in Germany for junior students. 

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 organizes German language courses for companies and institutions like Rolls Royce, Fendi and Amnesty International.

GLS is member of:

GLS is the Berlin school with the IH International House World Organization. More about IH International House

IALC is an international association of quality language schools (more about IALC) and regularly inspects GLS. All GLS German courses are accredited by IALC.

Accredited are German courses for adults @ GLS campus Berlin

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 and tel C1 Hochschule, the language certificates for university studies in Germany. More exams and prep courses @ GLS in Berlin. 

TestDaF testing center in Berlin

GLS offers EU-funded German courses for professionals working in educational institutions: more.

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).