Enrolment is now open for courses beginning in the week of January 11, 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 brochure as a PDF (0.6 MB).



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

BECAUSE the Covid Regulations prohiBIt teaching in our classrooms until further notice, courses will take place online to the same conditions.

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 (January 11 to 23, 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 January 11 ─ 13 (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.

BECAUSE the Covid regulations prohibit personal counselling in the De Wette school during the week of January 11 ─ 13, 2021, our teachers will advise you by mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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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