All new courses begin in the week of August 16, 2021 You will also find all information in our printed brochure (German language only), which we shall be pleased to send to you on request. Additionally, you may download the new brochure which will be published in late May as a PDF (0.6 MB).



Regulations of the POPH (Federal Office of Public Health) and the Canton concerning the corona situation.

The GGG language courses can be taught in our classrooms again, with certain restrictions.

Your teacher will inform you if your course can take place in a classroom during the current semester (1st semester 2021). classroom teaching as in the brochure is planned From the beginning of the 2nd semester 2021.

Please consult this website regularly for the latest information.

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Trial lesson

Make use of our unique feature: All participants are entitled to one or more trial lessons during the first two weeks of courses (August 16 to 28, 2021). You can go to any course you are interested in and decide on the spot whether you want to enrol or not.

Choosing the right course

If you are not sure which course or level is right for you, please come to the de Wette-school building (ground floor), De Wette-Strasse 7, 4051 Basel on August 16 ─ 18 (Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday), 2021 from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

We shall be pleased to advise you there about course content and materials and suggest which courses you could try.


Placement tests

Online placement tests (German language only) for German, English, Italian, French, Spanish and Turkish can be found on the pages for those languages.

Course information and placement counselling

Every Wednesday, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m., at our office on the 2nd floor, Eisengasse 5, 4051 Basel.

Telephone 061 261 80 63, Monday – Friday, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.

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