It’s easy to get by speaking English in Amsterdam, but learning Dutch is useful and fun! Here is a selection of places to take Dutch courses in Amsterdam “om Nederlands te leren spreken”.
DUTCH COURSES IN AMSTERDAM
The School for Dutch
This intimate school offers intensive and regular courses at all levels as well as tutoring for one on one learning. Entertaining instructors provide students with skills for everyday conversation while having fun in a group setting.
Dutch & Such
At Dutch & Such they believe a successful lesson is entertaining and engaging. Their teaching method employs a balance between theory and practice and the curriculum is based on a wide variety of sources from language books to TV programs. Group courses are offered at different levels as well as individual tutoring.
This school offers a selection of day and evening courses in classes up to a maximum of 12 students. Whether you are an expat wanting to speak and write in Dutch or are studying for the NT2 (Dutch government language test), TopTaal has courses to meet your needs.
Located in the center of Amsterdam near the Heineken Brewery, Mercuur Taal teaches private lessons and group courses in the evening and during the day.
Dutch Courses Amsterdam
This school offers intensive and extensive courses that emphasize both conversation and grammar to learn to speak Dutch properly. Every day students learn a new grammatical item which is immediately used during the conversation lesson.
Instituut Nederlands als Tweede Taal (INTT)
The University of Amsterdam’s Institute for Dutch as a Second Language/Instituut voor Nederlands als tweede taal (INTT) offers a wide range of language courses for foreign UvA students as well as the general public.
This public university offers a variety of Dutch courses for non-Dutch speakers in preparation for the NT2 exam. Classes are typically held once a week in the evenings and are three months in duration.
With their free e-book and regularly scheduled free language workshops, Talencoach offers prospective students a taste of their educational style. This school specializes in teaching students who have encountered difficulty learning Dutch through other methods, but whether you want to learn faster or with more fun, this could be the right place for you.
NedLes teaches Dutch to professionals who have obtained higher education, and aims to keep class time focused on conversation and grammar lessons. Courses are flexible and can be taught in the comfort of your home, office or even via Skype.
Learn Dutch with other expats in Amsterdam during Koentact’s social evening and day classes. Click the below link to sign up for a free introductory lesson!
For some fun while learning the Dutch language, check out the always interesting and entertaining Dutch Word of the Day!