We are the Alliance Française d’Oxford, the charity whose mission is to promote French language and cultures.
We operate autonomously, are self-sufficient and have no political or religious affiliations.
Offer French classes for all ages
Promote French and Francophone
Respect cultural diversity, share a
passion for exchange and solidarity.
We will continually train our teachers
and improve our standards so you will get the most innovative teaching.
We will not charge above what permits us
We will treat our staff and interns
legally and fairly.
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We are the experts at teaching French
We take teaching seriously, as the official centre for French language and culture. With 9 levels of adult French classes running every
term, we have the right one for you!
Every teacher is fully qualified and receives up-to-date training. We only hire native speakers who hold Masters in Teaching French as
a Foreign Language or Masters in Languages.
We bring French culture to you
More than just classes or private lessons, we organise regular cultural events and make a point of
bringing culture into your classroom.
Literature, wine tastings, talks, film, patisserie workshops, specialist workshops, games, art exhibition and children activities too.
Another opportunity to practice your French!
Onsite and online learning
We are located in Central North Oxford for ease of access from North Oxford, Jericho, Summertown, Central Oxford and Oxfordshire. Our
comfortable classrooms, well equipped with the latest technology, will ensure that you have a pleasant experience.
The team is ready to welcome you in a warm, comfortable and convivial environment.
Educating, sharing and constantly improving are the common goals of the network of Alliances Françaises, considered to be the largest
cultural NGO worldwide. As the official centre for French, we deliver the best of what French teaching today has to offer. We are a
charity, which means our mission is not to make profits, but deliver and share French education & culture at the highest
Our board of trustees guarantees good governance, fair prices and transparent management.
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