Welcome to Montpellier, the city where the sun "never sets".

You're looking for a French language school in France, Accent Français is a quality school and Montpellier is a first choice destination

  • 300 days of sunshine per year 
  • 1200 years of history
  • Only 15 minutes from the Mediterranean beache
  • 400,000 inhabitants (including 80,000 students) 
  • 6 UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Situated 1 hour from Paris by plane and 3 hours 15 minutes by train, 3 hours from Barcelona and Nice, Montpellier is a tourist destination in the heart of a region featuring 6 sites listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Montpellier is a university city where the cost of living is up to 60% cheaper than in Paris. 40% of the population is less than 30 years old and the cultural life is one of the most vibrant in France.

Nestled between the Mediterranean Sea and the old mountains of the Cevennes, Montpellier benefits from a mild and sunny climate all year round.

Why study French in France at our school?

 ​​​​​​​ Since 1998, Accent Français has been organising French language courses and language holidays in its own very special style. Winner of numerous awards and hailed as one of the best French language schools in France by students and partners alike, Accent Français is your first choice partner for learning French in France.
Our French Courses in the South of France
The school offers courses for everyone, including French courses in France for adults, language stays for teenagers and young adults, and tailor-made holidays for school groups.
A leading French language school in France
Located in Montpellier city centre, Accent Français occupies the ground floor of a beautifully restored historic building, ideally situated opposite the train station, tramway and bus routes.


Montpellier, the perfect option to learn French in France. Safety and leisure guaranteed

City of university heritage, Montpellier hosts 80,000 students from all over France and from all over the world. This makes it easy to meet French students and enjoy the many cafés, events, festivals and entertainment in the widest pedestrian area in Europe.
Montpellier University is renowned for its Medical School which is the oldest still active in Europe. Montpellier's prestigious schools and universities offer a wide variety of degree programs (law, sciences, arts and letters, business, economics, etc....). The city is organized around studies and culture and the cost of living is lower than in most major cities of France.

A city in the South of France, Montpellier enjoys 300 days of sunshine a year allowing you to enjoy the sunny café terraces all year round, the street musicians that entertain its squares and medieval alleys, the daily markets in Provencal colors, the pedestrian city center and the Mediterranean way of life.

City of Culture and Leisure, , In Montpellier, people love to spend their time under the sun or under the stars: cafés, restaurants, museums, operas, dance, theater and music festivals all year round: there is plenty of opportunity to have fun.

With its long fine-sand beaches 15 minutes away, its rivers and mountains, the environment is excellent for sports activities and "farniente".

The city and the beach are magnificent; the historic center of Montpellier is a pedestrian, vibrant and safe place. Beach is accessible by tramway or bus. You can walk around the city, rent or buy a bike. The whole city is equipped for cycling and you can ride your bike all the way to the beach.
An excellent network of green and affordable transportation - TAM
• 36 bus lines to get around Montpellier and surroundings  
• 4 tramway lines (including 2 lines designed by Christian Lacroix 
• 64 bus lines operating within the Occitanie region
• St Roch train station centrally located (5 min. walk from the school)
1€ tickets are available on the whole TER train network allowing you to travel throughout the Occitanie region.

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