London's specialist in German language training

since 1995

Intensive one-to-one - online, hybrid or face to face 

Private one-to-one German lessons are aimed at those who wish to make the most improvement in the least amount of time.

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Business German - online, hybrid or face to face

German for work purposes, Business German & In-Company Training, flexible Business German via Zoom:
Are you an executive, employee or self-employed? We have the right Business German solution for you. Our courses are tailored to your trade and professional situation.

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German online - Zoom, Teams or Skype

Since Covid and Brexit German online lessons have remained our most popular and best value option. Students and tutors alike love not having to commute, 

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Tailor-made crash courses 

These courses, usually 10 or 15 hours over one week plus homework and self-study, are suitable for any level and will be entirely tailored to meet your needs: Beginners introduction to German, thorough grammar revision, conversation, discussing German films, German speaking trips to galleries and markets, work related German for your professional situation.

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Learn German with German Tuition
  • We currently work predominantly online, but also offer face to face courses! New: Hybrid German courses

  • Professional native German tutors
  • Business German in our premises on Fleet Street (London EC4) or in-company training
  • German for work purposes all professions: musicians, doctors, scientists, nursery teachers...
  • Private German lessons in our premises in Fleet Street or your home
  • Tailor-made intensive courses in London and Freiburg
  • Small group German classes starting regularly. 
  • German online - Zoom German lessons
  • Exam advice and preparation: Zertifikat A1-C2, GCSE, A-levels...
  • German for children with our popular primary school teacher (of course native German speaker)
  • German outside the class room: Learn German while visiting a London museum, park or market...

Free consultation and trial lesson

Meet us, tell us about your needs and aims and receive a flavour of our German lessons. This meeting will also enable us to assess your present knowledge of German and discuss possible tuition options.

We offer this meeting free of charge and without any obligation to every individual and every company to ensure a language training tailored to your professional and personal situation


What the students say...

Fiona MacPhail, mother of teenager Indy

"Dear Barbara, I just wanted to thank you and Sonja for soldiering on during this horrendous time. I know it is so very difficult to remain enthusiastic and motivated at the moment and having the lessons and indeed your newsletter brings much needed reminders of normality. Having Indy’s mind expanded and being able to continue learning German has made such a difference.Huge thank you and stay healthy," (Email received on 1 April 2020).

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Alison Booths, keen traveller to Germany and Austria (A2/B1 1:1)

"I started learning German just to pick up a few basic phrases for holidays, but have found the lessons so stimulating and enjoyable that I keep on signing up for more. The teaching is excellent - varied, lively and effective. I can't think of any ways in which the classes could be improved."

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Michael Penn, Professor Stanford University, USA

"In my studies I have attended many language schools and have had many private tutors. None were anywhere near as good as at German Tuition. I chose to work with several different instructors and what amazed me was how every single one was simply fantastic. ..."

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Robert Thorne, Historian (A2/B1)

"I have greatly appreciated the lessons at German Tuition. They have been carefully planned and tailored to suit my pace. This flexibility, and the gentle good humour of my tutor, have meant that the lessons have always been an immense pleasure even for a slow learner like me."

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How to find us - Our German classroom in Central London

On 1 November  2021 we moved from Temple Avenue to just around the corner: Ludgate House, 107-111 Fleet Street, London EC4A 2AB
Nearest train and tube stations: Fleet Street Ctiy Thames Link, St. Pauls, Black Friars 
Nearest busses: 11,15,17,26,341,63,76


Tuesday, 07.05.2024

B1/B2 class. A new class will start on 30 April 2024 and will run twice a week Tuesdays and Thursdays for 8 weeks.

Wednesday, 08.05.2024

Our popular B1 book and conversation club with Andrea Reinacher. Once a week on Zoom.

Tuesday, 14.05.2024
C1 Buch- und Konversationsclub

Our C1 book and conversation club with Esther Bartmann. Once a week on Zoom.

Monday, 16.09.2024

A1 module 1 with Svjetlana Cicak. A new class will start on 17 September 2024 and will run twice a week Tuesdays and Thursdays .


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Your German course 2023...

Are your loved ones asking what you would like for Christmas and you feel you have enough stuff and would rather get something immaterial, but enjoyable and beneficial for your German? Why don't you ask them for a Christmas Voucher. They can be purchased in Sterling for German Tuition and in Euros for Deutsch in Freiburg. Alternatively, make it your special present to a loved this year. They come in different design and formats...

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On blogging...

Blogging has been the buzzword for quite a while. I have failed to write interesting articles for students of German on this page recently. However, I have made up for it...

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Then and now - 25 years of German Tuition

This picture shows me with one of our first small classes in our beautiful attic near Old Street. We work differently now from how we worked then. However, some things have not changed...

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