private French lessons and language classes in Auckland & Wellington with French tutors

Private French lessons and classes in Auckland and Wellington are great for people that work late hours, shift workers or prefer quality one on one tuition to learn how to speak the French language with a French teacher or tutor from France. Learn to how to speak French in our private French lessons with our experienced immersion French language teachers, all tutors are native speakers from France with University degrees following the Common European Framework for Reference (CEFR) for all french levels (A1-C2).

Private classes are a fast and fun way to learn and we can customise a learning program to your needs and desired outcomes. We will teach you how to study and learn French quickly and easily, from basic French to being fluent.

Private classes are great for people that work late or prefer quality one on one tuition to learn a language. The main advantage of private lessonsis that you get quality tuition at your own pace and with no audience.

Benefits of a Private Language Lesson

  1. Customized classes to your individual needs.
  2. The lessons progress at students individual pace, students will always learn up to 2-3 times faster in a private lesson than in group classes.
  3. Student gets 100% of the French teachers and Tutors attention.
  4. You can learn in the comfort of our classrooms.
  5. We follow the Common European Framework for Language Reference (CEFR)
  6. Immersion classes available for A1-C2 levels of the CEFR.
  7. French Class materials provided.
  8. Preparation available for DELF, NCEA and University exams.

Private courses:

If you have a group of friends or family that want to learn together, we can arrange a course just for you!.

Where and When:

Private classes are held at our air-conditioned Queen St classrooms or we can come out to your home or office at any time that suits you.


Free Course Materials: All classes include free materials, if you book more than 4 classes you get a Free French Course book.

Online French Library: Learn faster with our free online French library with hundreds of novels and thousands of audios.

Duration: Private classes are generally 1 hour, but you can have as many hours as you like. There are no lessons on Public holidays.'

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Price: $40-50, native French Teacher and includes a free course material or book


Test your level - You can test your level of French to make sure you book in to the correct course here.

  • Price $40.00
  • French
  • 1 hr lessons
  • Course Certificate
  • 1-2 Students
  • Private Class Options :
  • On site (155 Queen St) - $40





Qualifications:Aix-Marseille University (France) | LEA (Applied languages) | 2017. University of Limerick | Business with languages | 2015

Experience: University of Limerick| 2015 Tutor

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Classes are limited to around 10 students, guarantees the teacher's attention. Research shows small classes are the best for learning.



Learn French faster with our online library with thousands of electronic texts and audios that you can play on your tablet, phone or laptop.


French Activities & Events

The French Institute organises activities and Events in Auckland.


Auckland and Wellington schools

The French Institute has French schools and classes in Auckland and Wellington.


French Immersion classes

We use the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) and classes are taught in French.



Certificates are available on request to show that you have completed a French course at the French Institute.


About Us

French Institute is an immersion French Language School in Auckland, Palmerston North and Wellington. Learn French in our small interactive immersion classes with expert and passionate native speaker French teachers fromFfrance. We offer a wide range of French lessons for beginner (A1) to advanced (C2) levels following the industry standard Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) and preparing you for French language exams (DELF) and travel to France while using the latest teaching methodologies.
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French Institute
Level 10, 155 Queen St (Acrossia House)
Auckland 1010

Phone: 021-461-551

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