Language School
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German courses now also back at school or continue online!

Welcome at TANDEM Köln language school!

Here you'll learn German quickly and easily. Our teachers are well-trained, committed, friendly and enthusiastic, and you'll always learn in small classes. While you study German, you'll be living in Cologne, one of Germany's most fascinating cities.

NEWS: German language courses - from now on also back at school or further online!

Deutsch_1ive© - TANDEM Köln has developed a new concept for online courses in the virtual classroom. More information about our German online courses can be found here.

And our new standard German courses at the language school will start again on June 2nd in small groups.

If you would like to register for the German Intensive Courses, please click here for our registration form.



German language courses Cologne

Tandem Köln offers German language courses at all levels throughout the year. With our intensive and evening courses you will be well prepared for your job as well as your start at a German university. Our lessons are varied, communicative and based on a mix of modern language teaching and learning methods.


Examination centre for telc and TestDaF

Would you like to study or work in Germany? You will find the necessary exam preparation courses and examinations with us. Tandem Köln is an official examination centre for TestDaf and the European Language Certificates telc. We are also a competence centre for the telc C1 University examination. 


Company lessons

Would you like to offer your employees a language course or private lessons in the company. We will be happy to make you an offer tailored to your needs. 


Life in Cologne

Cologne is a modern, lively and cosmopolitan city. Furthermore, Cologne also has a lot to offer culturally with its opera, the Philharmonic, over 40 museums and theatres and with well over 100 art galleries. Not to mention in the evening, countless clubs and trendy pubs invite you to enjoy Cologne's lively nightlife. 


Your accommodation in Cologne

For the stay in Cologne we can arrange a guest room in accommodation with a private person on request. This can be a family, a couple, a single person, working or studying, younger or older. This gives you the opportunity to really get to know Cologne life and our city while improving your German.


Tandem Köln


Rolandstr. 57
D-50677 Köln

+49.(0)221.310 10 30
Fax: +49.(0)221.310 10 74
Skype: tandemkoeln

Office hours:

Monday to Thursday 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. and
4 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Fridays for Future 10 a.m. -  4 p.m.