Qalam Academy

Contact Information
Calle acera de san ildefonso N 30 local2 (frente al Hospital Real), Granada, Andalusia 18071, Spain
In a few words

We are an Arabic language and culture academy located in the center of Granada. We are committed to teaching Arabic as a foreign language through immersing the student in a cultural and linguistic experience, with the full support of our staff and families from all parts of the Arab world.

We offer courses of Modern Standard Arabic (Classical Arabic) in addition to Arabic dialects such as Egyptian, Moroccan and Levantine (Syria, Lebanon, Palestine and Jordan). Our courses start every week all year round depending on the student’s requirements.

Our teachers are native Arabic speakers from all parts of the Arab world, with years of experience in teaching Arabic as a foreign language. Our teachers are certified and some hold a Master’s degree in Arabic Literature or Translation which enables us to provide specialized courses for translation students or literature students with any combination English/Spanish/Arabic. Our teachers speak fluent English and Spanish and therefore classes can be held in either language to obtain the maximum benefit for the student.

Student Accommodation: We offer various accommodation options:
Host family: native Arabic speaking families from Syria, Egypt or Morocco.

Communication possible?
The person/place understands...
Arabic, English, Spanish
What are the lessons about?
Type of lesson
Group lessons
Which levels are taught?
Beginner (A1), Upper beginner (A2), Intermediate (B1), Upper intermediate (B2)
May students choose the book?
Teacher's own material
Egyptian Arabic, Lebanese Arabic, Syrian Arabic, Moroccan Arabic
Extra courses
Calligraphy, Theater, Other
Oriental cuisine, music
Religious courses
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Can students get European credit points (ECTS)?
Can students get US college credit?
Are only Muslim participants accepted?
Money issues
Does the place offer scholarships or other way of funding?
Does the school receive money from a state or organization?
Which methods of payment are accepted?
Group lessons
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Price was valid at least until:
Duration in weeks?
1 weeks
How many hours of instruction?
20 h
How big are the groups?
5 people - 15 people
Good to know about the prices/tuition

1 week intensive course (20 hours): 150 Euro. Extra week: 145 Euros
1 week semi-intensive (10 hours): 75 Euros

Host family without meals: 155 Euro per week. There is an option with breakfast and full lunch.

Guest-house private room with private bathroom: 175€/ Week
Guest-house private room with shared bathroom: 140€/Week
Private Room in a Shared Apartment: 119€/ Week