Understanding the World

We are a language school located at Schmidgasse 10 in the middle of Zug. Founded in 1947, we have been running foreign language courses for people of all walks of life for almost 70 years.
We have 35 instructors teaching 14 languages in one-to-one, one-to-two and mini-group courses; at our school, at your home or at your place of work.
Languages are the gateway to the world. Give us a call!

We look forward to hearing from you!

Types of Courses


Our one-to-one courses are aimed at those with individual goals. They determine with the teacher what the content shall be, tempo, dates and teaching time.


Dive into a new language together, making headway and consolidating the old with one of our friendly instructors.

Our one-to-two courses offer you intensive learning with a challenging sparring partner.

Mini Groups

Carefully grouped according to goals and levels of applicants, you are brought together to learn your new language with others, applying what is learned by interacting in mini groups from 2 to 6 participants.

In-Company Courses

We bring you language course for business people right into your meeting room. Learn a language at your office without wasting time and expenses.

Certificate Courses

An official language diploma is an important qualification when in search of a new job; a great way to upgrade of your Curriculum Vitae.

Fit for school?

Support for primary and secondary pupils, for apprentices in business school and high school students.

Intensive Courses

If you want a challenge and learn a language doing several sessions a week, then our intensive course is just the right thing for you!

Saturday Courses

Dedicate some time for language learning on a Saturday, with no pressure of appointments and deadlines.

Lunchtime Courses

Take advantage of your lunch hour to dive into a new language. Enjoying 75 minutes weekly with a group of like-minded folk will take you a long way!