Language Centre

Discover the range of courses we offer to improve your communication skills in a multillingual, multicultural context

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♦ English  ♦ French  ♦ German  ♦ Italian

Develop and strengthen your communicative competence at the EPFL Language Centre

...and access other languages

  • Free-access EMA timetable
  • ...and how to use it for flexibility and learning based on personal needs

  • Dates and deadlines
  • Registering online
  • Access to courses and details of fees (if applicable)
  • FAQs


  • The Language Centre's approach
  • Course structure and types of courses
  • Its resources 
  • How to highlight your achievements

  • What language level is required for studying at EPFL?
  • Tests organized by the Language Centre
  • Recommendations for progress
  • CEFR levels

  • Meet the Language Centre team
  • Discover some of its projects


Reception opening hours:

Monday to Friday: from 10:00 to 13:00 (during the semesters)
Extended opening hours:
Thursday 19 September 2019: 13:00 to 16:00
Friday 20 September 2019: 09:00 to 16:00

Language Centre EPFL
CE 2 445 
CP 117
CH-1015 Lausanne
Tel. : +41 21 693 22 89
[email protected]

The Language Centre EPFL is managed by UNIL