French Language School

European Language Academy is a highly regarded French language school. We have taught hundreds of students around Auckland since opening in 2000. We run a highly regarded French language course with flexible course structure and lessons custom to your needs and availability. Specialist native French speaking teachers provide you the best education possible. Just one of the reasons why we are considered one of the best French language schools around.

Looking to study French as a second language? Contact us now and see for yourself why we are the best French language school in Auckland.

French language facts

French is the dominant working language at:

  • the European Court of Justice
  • the European Tribunal of First Instance
  • the European Court of Auditors in Luxembourg.
  • the Press Room at the European Commission in Brussels, Belgium

One example of the importance of French can be seen in a recent listing of international jobs (11/11/03) distributed by the US State Department: 172 required or preferred French, 74 a UN language (Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian, and Spanish), 59 Spanish, 16 Portuguese, 15 Arabic, 13 Russian, 7 Chinese, 6 German, other 4.

Of the various types of professional positions for which international organizations recruit, five required French, two Spanish, one Portuguese, and one Arabic, according to the fact sheet released by the UN Employment Information and Assistance Unit Bureau of International Organization Affairs U.S. Department of State, December 1, 2000.

Source: http://www.majbill.vt.edu/fll/french/whyfrench.html
French language school