L'École de langues

A school rooted in the Québec culture and open to the world

For 75 years, the Faculté d’éducation permanente has offered high-quality classes in French as a second language.

Beyond their teaching skills, our instructors are recognized for their accessibility and their passion in sharing our language and culture.

Discover a language, a culture, a history.

Whatever your level, whatever your objective, we are here to bring Québec to life in French, to help you discover our history and heritage, and to enable you to achieve your personal and professional aspirations in French.

Courses tailored to your needs

Our programs are varied and aimed at a broad public: new immigrants, workers, university students and professors, post-doctoral fellows, candidates for professional orders, foreign students, language teachers and so on.

We are with you every step of the way, whatever your plans.

Whether you are a beginner, intermediate or advanced student, whether you want to study full time or part time, whether you want to study for a degree in order to continue your education in Québec or want to take courses for your personal knowledge or for your work, you will find at the FEP’s École de langues the program that will best meets your needs.

Recognized for their excellence, our courses will help you develop language and intercultural skills that will enable you to effectively interact with the world around you.

Why choose the FEP’s École de langues?

Learning that is interactive and fun

Our courses enable our students to improve their comprehension, oral expression, and reading and writing skills through fun communication activities.

Gastronomy workshops, role-playing, videos, analysis of Québec current events and social issues … our objective is to teach you the French used in everyday life and to work with you collaboratively on actual situations so that you can easily pursue your plans in Québec and your career in French.

Passionate teachers, seasoned educators

Our team has your success at heart. Our teachers are passionate, committed, accessible and dynamic, and communicate their knowledge with dedication.

An unforgettable experience in Montréal

Taking courses at FEP’s École de langues means you will enrich your social life and discover Montréal, which has been regularly elected one of the best cities in which to live and study. Festivals, a thrilling nightlife, an open and tolerant city … Montréal is, without a doubt, a great place to be. All the sociocultural activities offered by the École de langues will enable you to discover every nook and cranny of the city, and have a stimulating human adventure!

A campus to discover

Nestled on Mount Royal, in the heart of 65 hectares of greenery, the campus of the Université de Montréal is in the Côte-des-Neiges district, a lively, multicultural neighbourhood teeming with all kinds of restaurants, lush parks, friendly bars and magnificent homes in a variety of architectural styles.

Our network

The École de langues works closely with a number of Québec, Canadian and international departments, associations, bodies and federations:

  • Association québécoise des Écoles de français langue étrangère, AQEFLE
  • Ministère de l'immigration de la Diversité et de l'inclusion, MIDI
  • Office québécois de la langue française, OQLF
  • Bureau de valorisation de la langue française et de la Francophonie de l’Université de Montréal
  • Council of Ministers of Education (Canada), CMEC
  • Canada’s National Language Education Association, Languages Canada
  • Hautes Études et Recherches pour les Apprentissages dans les Centres de Langues de l'Enseignement Supérieur, HERACLES
  • North American Association of Summer Session, NAASS