Your French school in Montpellier, south of France

98% of students recommend Accent Français

Why Accent Français ?

Our strengths: Referenced and Endorsed

The number one School of French that you can trust

Founded in 1998, Accent Français is proud to be voted Star French school in France by professionals and students alike. We offer you the benefits of over 20 years of experience, combined with an individualized and distinctive approach.


An official exam centre: TCF - DFP

Accent Français is recognised by the French Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the CSN and the Bildungsurlaub. Our French school in Montpellier has received many international awards over the years, and we are recognised in the industry for the quality of our services.


The school with the most central location in Montpellier

Accent Français' 23 classrooms and offices are located in traditional 19th century buildings right in the heart of Montpellier’s city centre, just a few steps away from all modes of public transport.

All of our classrooms are fully equipped with computers, Internet, TV, and all necessary facilities to provide an optimum learning experience. If you suffer from a disability, we will adapt your welcome and our teaching.

A school with an international reputation

Accent Français is recognised by the French Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the CSN and the Bildungsurlaub. Our French language school in France has received many international awards over the years, and we are recognised in the industry for the quality of our services.

Quality Courses

A wide range of courses to suit your needs

Whatever your motivation to learn French in France; whether it be for pleasure, exam preparation, study, work or simply for travel and discovery of the region, Accent Français has the French course you are looking for.

Courses in small groups

At Accent Français, courses are organised in small groups, with a maximum of 10 students per class, ensuring you get the most out of your time in the classroom.

Each student is cared for and can easily interact with the rest of the class.


Our French teachers

You are definitely in good hands! All teachers working at Accent Français are French natives with a French university degree in teaching foreign languages. They also have extensive experience in their field.

Each student is cared for and can easily interact with the rest of the class when studying French at our language school.

Free supplementary services

Tutoring: Each week you can talk to your teacher, should you need advice, guidance, or… more work!

E-learning platform: Our blog has been designed by the teachers at Accent Français; it is a superb support tool should you wish to continue your learning independently.

Quality Services

Multilingual Advisors

All our team members are at your disposal, with proficiency in 8 languages, to welcome and take care of you. We're here to answer any questions you may have, from course work to cultural programmes, or even for the best restaurant in the city!


Accommodation Services

Your accommodation is an important part of your stay, and we know that not everybody has the same expectations. We will help you to find accommodation that will best suit your needs depending on your lifestyle, age, budget, etc.


Cultural Activities

Our guide will be with you during an array of different activities and excursions throughout the region. He will introduce you to many places, as well as to other students, so that you feel right at home in our great, big international family!

Facilities for Students

All of our premises are fully air-conditioned. The school provides WIFI in all buildings, and features computers, a study room / library, and a beautiful, sunny terrace.

Long lasting Partnerships

Accent Français is in partnership with numerous renowned schools and universities within France.


Voted N°1 School of French in France







Florence Gaudry and Virginie Courau, the directors and owners, founded the school in Montpellier in 1998. Today, our whole team puts its expertise, energy and passion into teaching the French language and its culture.

A team always at your disposal

Our team will take care of you in the best possible way during your stay, to ensure you make the most of your French courses in France.

We speak 8 languages and are at your disposal to answer any and all of your questions. Your satisfaction is our priority!

The teaching team

Our teachers are dynamic and friendly. They listen to you and take your difficulties into account. They are here to provide for your needs and often build strong ties with their students.

Our team specialises in many areas of study, such as literature, theatre, politics, civilisation, French for Business...

You can count on them to reach your goals in a pleasing and relaxed atmosphere!




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This label is issued by an interdepartmental Commission, which serves the Ministry of Higher Education and Research, the Ministry of Culture and Communication, and the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs. The label is awarded for a period of 4 years according to five quality criteria: teachers, training and teaching, reception and support, premises / security / equipment and finally, management. Accent Français has been accredited in 2009, 2013, 2017 et 2021.

Campus France

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Campus France aims to promote French higher education to a global audience and to offer foreign students a route to success in their access to higher education in France..

Grouplement FLE

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This group brings together professionals from french as a foreign language wishing to offer a guarantee of quality services to students, businessmen, or simply enthusiasts of the frecnh langauge who wish to learn French in France on a language study trip. This "quality reference" is based on criteria, concrete commitments and controls, defined in a reference system to which the schools of French members of the FLE Group adhere. The FLE Group is led by a spirit of collaboration intended for leaders and educational teams (educational days).

Chambre de commerce de Paris

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Accent Français is accredited to organise the awarding of certificates of the CCIP (Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Paris)



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CSN is the authority of the Swedish government in charge of financial aid for studies and loans of equipment at home. CSN examines the eligibility of applicants for financial assistance for studies and sends financial aid to students for their studies, which includes grants and student loans in Sweden and abroad.


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German states grant "Bildungsurlaub" (sabbatical leave for training) to employees wishing to take a French course in a language school.

Professional training organization


Accent Françai is a professional training organization registered at the Prefecture of Montpellier under the number 91340418134.

Rectorat/ministère de l’éducation


Accent Français is declared alongside the Rectorate of the Montpellier Academy Private Establisment of Higher Education.