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.

Group courses

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.

New: Taster courses

Our Taster courses provide a first insight into a new language and give you time to decide afterwards whether you want to join a regular class.

After-work classes

Use the time after work wisely in a comfortable athmosphere while using the time for personal development.

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!

C-Permit and Swiss Citizenship

Do you need support in the preparation of the required language test for the C-permit or the Swiss Citizenship? Book an intensive training with us!

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!