Different training courses


There also exist for French and foreign students alike a number of courses, taught through French, specialising in a variety of subjects such as drawing, fashion, cuisine…

Below is a list (not exhaustive) of some of the establishments that offer courses of this kind.



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Cooking schools Marie NAËL,
welcomes you into a friendly atmosphere in groups of up to 8 participants.
One to one classes in cooking and confectionery for amateurs. Training to professional level.
25 bis, rue Duvivier 75007 PARIS

Métro : Ecole Militaire
tél. :
atelier saveur savoir
Children from 7 to 12 years, two Wednesdays per month from 14.00 – 15.00. Juniors from 12 to 15 years, one Saturday afternoon per month.



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7, Rue Paul Lelong Esc Abis - 2ème étage 75002 PARIS
Métro : Bourse
tél. : 01 40 26 14 00
fax : 01 40 26 14 08

françoise meunier
French cooking classes for individuals and small groups (8-10 participants per class)
Wednesay, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10.30 – 13.30
Visit to markets
Classes available in French and English.



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Situated in the Elysées Lenôtre pavilion: school of cooking and confectionery for amateurs. Professional training and culinary refinement training. 10, avenue des Champs Elysées 75008 PARIS
Métro : Champs Elysées Clémenceau
tél. :



If you are a legal practitioner or a student of law/political science, if you are interested in politics: learn about French law, French legal institutions and the major political and social issues in France, all while following a specialised French language course. This is made possible thanks to the programme "French for Law" offered by ACCORD LANGUES.



Les Ecoles de la Chambre Syndicale de la Couture Parisienne

45 rue Saint Roch 75 001 Paris
tél : 01 42 61 00 77 fax : 01 42 86 89 42
Ecole de la Chambre Syndicale de la Couture Parisienne
For a list of various fashion schools in and around Paris, consult the site Fashion Schools.


To learn French while having fun, why not choose a course that will allow you to practice and improve your French while engaging in your favourite pastime, like drawing, dancing, acting… This will permit you to work on your oral expression but also your ability to communicate with the body, particularly in the case of dancing :

Le Centre de Danse du Marais
41 rue du Temple 75004 Paris
Métro : Rambuteau ou Hôtel-de-ville RER : Châtelet-les-Halles
Tél : 0892-68-68-70 Fax: 01-42-777-157
le Centre de Danse du Marais

Le Centre des Arts Vivants
4 rue Bréguet 75011 Paris
Métro : Bréguet-Sabin
Tel : 0155288400 fax : 0155288409
le Centre des Arts

Other schools like ACCORD LANGUES, enable you to learn the French language in combination with the law, tourism, art and economics.

In a more conventional way, you can learn French while following courses to the university. You can also supplement your training of French while strolling in the bookshops or the libraries to document you.