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Long-Term Spanish Courses in Madrid

Take the time to really master the language and fully immerse yourself in local life with one of our long term intensive spanish courses in Madrid, with programs ranging from 3 to 12+ months.

Our Long-Term Spanish Programs

Long-Term Spanish Course - 3 month pack

20 lessons per week
Starts every Monday

Monday to Friday - 9:30am - 1:30pm or 2:30pm - 6:30pm - Levels A1 to C2 - 3 weeks vacation - Visa support

Long-Term Spanish Course - 6 month pack

20 lessons per week
Starts every Monday

Monday to Friday - 9:30am - 1:30pm or 2:30pm - 6:30pm - Levels A1 to C2 - 4 weeks vacation - Visa support

Long-Term Spanish Course - 12 month pack

20 lessons per week
Starts every Monday

Monday to Friday - 9:30am - 1:30pm or 2:30pm - 6:30pm - Levels A1 to C2 - 6 weeks vacation - Visa support

Intensive Spanish Group Classes

Our intensive 20-lesson group course is our most popular Spanish course in Madrid. You will enjoy four daily group Spanish classes with a focus on giving you the confidence to use the language in everyday situations. Our qualified, native Spanish-speaking teachers create a welcoming and engaging environment to support your learning. Your Spanish group class will help you master the key language skills of reading, writing, speaking, and listening. We teach in small groups to encourage student participation, and use quality textbooks and materials created by our highly-qualified academic staff.

Course structure

20 lessons per week. Classes of 50 minutes.

Schedule

Monday to Friday. From 9:30am - 1:30pm or 2:30pm - 6:30pm.

Duration

Starts every Monday. From 12 to 52 weeks.

Class size and levels

Maximum 12 students per class. Complete beginner to advanced (A1 to C2).

Create a custom Long-Term course. 1 week of holidays every 5 weeks of course.

Why Expanish?

Accredited academic excellence

For over 15 years we have been meeting the highest standards for Spanish teaching, as demonstrated by our awards and official accreditations.

A fully immersive experience

Studying Spanish with us is more than just language lessons - it's opening the door to a whole new cultural and social experience that you will never forget.

Social activities and conversation classes

You can discover all about local culture, improve your conversation skills and meet other like-minded students in our free after-class activities.

How our students rate Expanish
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Our Spanish teaching methods focus on students' needs

We encourage students to study Spanish by using it every day, whether in class or out on the streets of Madrid. We've used these Spanish teaching methods successfully for more than 15 years.

We inspire students in Madrid to relax and use Spanish from day one

This is at the heart of our teaching approach. We want you to feel comfortable speaking at our Spanish school from the start.

Small Spanish study groups, with an average of 7 students per class

With limited class sizes all students can engage with our Spanish teachers and actively participate in lessons.

We teach our students all about the local culture, idioms and traditions

At our Spanish language school you will discover all about life in Madrid and learn how to speak like a local in everyday situations.

Academic Levels

Academic levels

Student Visa & Documentation

Spain student visa: A student visa is required for all non-EU citizens who plan to study in Spain for a period long than 90 days. If you’re interested in long-term Spanish courses in Madrid you should get in touch with us at Expanish so we can help you with the visa application process. Requirements and processing times may vary by country, so contact us for a personalized assessment and visa support. You can also find more information about the Spain student visa in our free guide.

Spain NIE and TIE: The NIE is your Foreigner Identification Number that you will need for most administrative procedures in Spain (e.g. open a bank account, rent an apartment, buy a car). You should automatically be assigned a NIE when you obtain a student visa. The TIE is your Foreigner Identification Card, your physical ID which proves that you are permitted to leave and re-enter the country for the duration of your studies. Non-EU students coming to Spain for more than 180 days will need to get a TIE and you must apply for it within 30 days of arriving in Spain. At Expanish we'll be happy to guide you through the application process once you get to Spain.

Work permit: If you have a student visa in Spain you have the right to work for up to a maximum of 30 hours per week. To do this you must have a valid job offer and apply for a work permit. Expanish can provide assistance with the application process, but note that obtaining a work permit can take some time so we recommend you don't rely on earnings from a job when you first arrive in Spain.

Why choose long-term Spanish programs in Madrid?

Locals say that once you’ve lived in Madrid, there’s no other place on Earth that can compete. Find out if you agree with one of our long-term Spanish courses in Madrid, one of Europe's most vibrant and stylish capital cities.

Housing in Madrid

We offer a range of housing and student apartments in Madrid to suit different needs and preferences. Whatever you choose, we’ll help you feel at home during your study abroad experience.
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Homestay

Live with a local family and truly immerse yourself in Spanish culture and language. A perfect opportunity to practice your Spanish every day while sharing in the traditions and habits of your hosts.

Quick Facts

Private single bedroom. Double bedroom available for 2 students traveling together

Shared bathroom (comfort option: private bathroom)

Half-board: breakfast and dinner

Average of 20 to 35 minutes

Safe neighborhoods, close to public transport

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Student residence Madrid

Meet a mix of local and international students. Chat about the city and practice your language skills after school.

Quick Facts

Single room

Private Bathroom

Self-catering

Average of 15 minutes

Safe neighborhoods, close to public transport

See how our students live the Expanish experience

What our students say about us

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Layla Roth
GoogleSwitzerland

Very fun and friendly teachers, that create a very good learning atmosphere!

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Robert Donohue
GoogleUSA

Stayed for 9 weeks, it was great. My friend and I were in a host family together and they were amazing. The school itself was really fun and my Spanish improved a lot. It's also a great social experience. Super easy to make friends from loads of different countries at the school.

Frequently Asked Questions - Long-Term Spanish Courses

Related Spanish Courses at our language school

Private Classes

Learn Spanish quickly with the full support of an experienced tutor in private lessons that are tailor-made to your personal goals.

Group Spanish Classes

Our popular intensive Spanish group classes in Madrid will help you learn quickly and give you the confidence to use the language in everyday situations.

Free after-school activities

Make friends, share good times and discover the delights of Madrid with fun social activities after your Spanish lessons.