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Summer Program in Vienna for Juniors, 12-17 years old, 2-5 weeks (June-August)

The prestigious private school, founded by Empress Maria Theresa, provides perfect learning and recreational facilities for junior program. The school is located in central Vienna with many famous sights in walking distance and within easy reach of public transport. In the middle of the campus a big park facilitates leisure and sports activities with a football pitch and beach volleyball grounds as well as tennis courts available for use after lessons. Our teachers put together an exciting leisure programme on the school premises and show you the very best of Vienna.

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Dates & Prices 2019

To book your place on a program, the non-refundable application fee of 40 EUR must be paid.  Fees can be paid in EUR or by credit card in any currency upon request.

Program details:  
  • Group size average 10, max 15
  • Levels: all levels
  • Duration: 2-5 weeks
  • Age: 12-17 years
  • Optional preparation for OSD certificate: 6 German lessons in addition to Summer Course 1 or 2 option
  • OSD certificate: Zertifikat Deutsch for youths

2 Summer Course Options:

  • Summer Course 1: 20 German lessons per week 
  • Summer Course 2: 30 lessons per week German (Summer Course 1 (20) + 10 additional lessons per week) 
  • PREPARATION FOR OSD CERTIFICATE: 6 German lessons exam preparation in addition to Summer Course 1 or 2 for OSD Zertifikat B1 / OSD Zertifikat B2

Starting Dates 2019:

  • Starting Dates 2019: 30.06.2019 / 14.07.2019 / 21.07.2019 / 28.07.2019
  • Total beginners only 30.06.2019 / 14.07.2019
  • OSD Certificate preparation course: 08.07.2019 (exam: 11.07.2019 & 12.07.2019); or 22.07.2019 (exam: 25.07.2019 & 26.07.2019)
  • Arrival: Sunday; Departure: Saturday
Program fee 2019: 
Summer Course 1 - 20 lessons a week with standard room option:
  • 1 week - 928 EUR 
  • 2 weeks - 1,610 EUR 
  • 3 weeks - 2,292 EUR 
  • 5 weeks - 3,656 EUR 
Summer Course 2 - 30 lessons a week with standard room option:
  • 1 week - 1,028 EUR  
  • 2 weeks - 1,810 EUR  
  • 3 weeks - 2,592 EUR  
  • 5 weeks - 4,156 EUR 
Optional extra charges:
  • 88 EUR/week - superior room in a residence  
  • 80 EUR/one-time fee - airport transfer on arrival and departure
  • 58 EUR/one-time fee -  train transfer on arrival and departure
  • 100 EUR - Visa support fee for invintation letter
  • 100 EUR/one-time fee - express visa letter (DHL) 
  • 120 EUR - OSD Exam: OSD Zertifikat B1
  • 130 EUR - OSD Zertifikat B2
  • 75 EUR/100 EUR - Exam Preparation (6/8 lessons)
  • 18 EUR/week - Travel Insurance
  • 40 EUR - deposit (refundable)

Summer Program Overview

24 hours support! 

At the Summer School our staff is available round the clock! Independent outings from the premises require written permission by the student’s legal guardian.


Lessons are held in small groups of max. 15 students from Monday to Friday. You will practice grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation and auditory comprehension in systematically structured lessons. Emphasis is placed on German in real-life situations outside school, communicative language games and working in groups and pairs. Students can additionally take the examination for OSD Zertifikat B1 für Jugendliche or OSD Zertifikat B2.

Course schedule

  • Summer Course 1 option: 09:00 am – 12:20 pm
  • Summer Course 2 option: 09:00 am – 12:20 pm and 01:30 – 03:00 pm

All inclusive price includes:

  • 20 or 30 German lessons per week (1 lesson = 45 minutes) 
  • Language Certificate
  • Course books may be borrowed for the duration of the course. Books can be bought at a 50 % discount from the school office
  • Full supervision
Included Activities:
  • Afternoon: Full activity and sports programme: e.g. Sports: Badminton, beach-volleyball, football, basketball, swimming, aerobics
  • Cultural and social activities: Sightseeing, theatre workshop, Viennese waltz lessons, culture-quizzes
  •  Evening activities: for example discos, Vienna by night, barbecue-party
Included Accommodation & Board:
  • Full board: Three meals per day
  •  Accommodation in Summer School, bed linen is provided:
  1. Standard rooms: 4-6 bed rooms (communal shower) 
  2. Superior rooms: 3-4 bed rooms with shower
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Summer students at school
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Student at school
Student at computer lab
Summer students

Accommodation & Meals

Standard double room is included in the program cost, superior double room is available at extra cost.

Residence Summer School Standard Option:

The Summer School not only comprises classrooms, common rooms and the restaurant but also an extensive accommodation wing. With boys and girls separated, students are accommodated in spacious, friendly and comfortable 4-6 bed rooms (shower/toilet on each floor) directly on the school grounds.  

Residence Summer School Superior Option:

Rooms, which offer a higher standard of accommodation, are available directly on the Summer School campus. This newly renovated wing is friendly and well furnished. All superior rooms are shared by 3 to 4 students and have their own shower. Toilet on each floor.

Three meals/day at the school refectory: 

  • Breakfast: buffet with ham, cheese, jam, bread, tea, coffee or hot chocolate 
  • Lunch: 3 courses with starters, warm main dish and dessert 
  • Dinner: nearly always warm (sometimes cold after excursions), sometimes barbecue evenings

Activities and Leisure

Our handpicked group leaders organise an exciting and varied leisure programme to keep you entertained after class and at the weekend.  

  • Sports: There are numerous sport activities available: beach volleyball, football, tabletennis, “Olympic Games”, visits to outdoor swimming pools and Danube Island 
  • Creative activities: You can do handicrafts, make music, go to waltzing lessons or join a theatre group or newspaper workshop 
  • Other activities: Our staff will organise excursions, films, shows, treasure hunts, barbecues, disco evenings, city walks, karaoke, welcome and farewell parties
Optional programme
  • Tennis: For tennis freaks there are lessons in small groups with a coach. Please bring tennis rackets with you! 
  • Culture Special: For all culture fans there are weekly excursions to museums, palaces and visits to the theatre or opera. Guided tours, staff member in attendance and admission included
  • Excursions: Those interested in getting to know more about Austria can register for various excursions e.g. to Salzburg, Wachau/Danube valley, Lake Neusiedl or Hinterbrühl Grotto
  • Concert, musical: Don't miss out on an evening at one of Vienna's famous theatres

Summer residence, double room
Summer residence, double room
Summe residence, double room

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Summer School 


Student Testimonials


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Students on activities
Students having fun
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City tour

Students Reviews &Testimonials

Sophie, USA & Paola, Italy

I liked learning things that I could use that day outside of Summer Courses. Program was so fun and filled with amazing people and very cultural.

Sophie, USA

I liked that I could learn lots of new things. Learning means fun on the program.

Paola, Italien

Dan, Romania

We learnt a lot. Also, we learnt throught games! I met a lot of new friends from all over the world. We went to UNO-city, Carnuntum and Rathausplatz! 

Dan, Romania

Letizia, Italy

Awesome school made of beautiful people. I like best about my course that I could improve my english and my German everyday, and the teachers, because they were very nice. I met a lot of new friends from different countries and I’ll never forget this experience.

Letizia, Italy


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