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Language learning at the International Language Center

Welcome to the world of languages – and to the IMC Krems International Language Center (ILC)

We offer language courses and coaching in the most important languages for international business.

From A for Arabic to R for Russian

Learn the basics of Spanish, Russian, Chinese or Arabic. Improve your English, German or French. Our training will help you to communicate effectively and confidently.

Whether you’re a beginner or already at an advanced level, there’s always more to learn!

We offer a wide range of courses at the ILC, from beginners’ German for our international students to in-company language training for businesses.

We can help you prepare for your exchange semester in Spain or the IELTS language proficiency test.

Local residents are also more than welcome to improve their language skills with us.

Supplementary language courses & certificates

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Something for everyone

Learning a new language is like setting out on a journey – there’s so much to discover along the way. We want to share our enthusiasm for language learning with as many people as possible, which is why we offer courses for all: 

  • IMC Krems students
  • IMC Krems staff
  • alumni
  • members of the public who want to improve their language skills
  • companies
  • students and staff of other higher education institutions in Krems
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Learning the fun way

We like to make language learning as enjoyable as possible: you’ll learn in small groups taught by qualified staff – and in the university’s excellently equipped teaching rooms.

Goal-focused, innovative language instruction in a range of formats: intensive courses, evening courses and workshops. There’s something for every type of learner. We also try to make sure that our students are able to conveniently combine language training with their studies or work.

Language courses & certificates

The International Language Center (ILC) offers language courses in different formats: from general courses to subject-specific coaching at different levels.

Current courses: Our open language courses for everyone

Would you like to learn a new language? Or are you looking to build on your existing skills? Thanks to our comprehensive range of language courses, you’ll sure to achieve your learning goals with us. English Fluency Training, German Summer Academy, Italian conversation course: We offer various courses in many languages all year round. Find the perfect fit for you now!

Language Courses

International language qualifications

The Österreichische Sprachdiplom Deutsch (ÖSD) certificates offered by the International Language Center serve as proof of your German language proficiency. We are also an examination centre for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) test, which is recognised worldwide as well as for DELE (Diplomas de Español como Lengua Extranjera). To help you achieve the best possible results, we also offer special ÖSD and IELTS preparation courses.

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Contact us

The International Language Center is located at the university's IMC Gozzoburg site.

If you have any questions, just send us an e-mail to: ilc(at)


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Individual coaching & in-house trainings

The team at the ILC is more than happy to put together individual offers for you.

One-to-one and small-group training

Do you still need to polish your English for negotiations? Are you preparing a presentation in Spanish in which everything must be perfect from a linguistic point of view? For this purpose, the International Language Center offers tailor-made individual coaching that delivers maximum results in a short time. The dates and duration are entirely up to you. This also applies to individual small group courses, which the ILC organizes on request.

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Language training for your company

We can also provide you with language training at your company or at another location of your choice. The goal is to enable you and your employees to communicate confidently and competently in the foreign language of your choice. There are various packages for companies to choose from.

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