On this page you’ll find details of course providers, tutors, and groups where you can meet up and practice your language.

Courses

Languages for All – students at Cardiff University can enroll for free in weekly and intensive language classes, which take place during term time or in the summer/winter holidays. If the language you’re looking for isn’t offered, you can study it using Rosetta Stone through Learning Central.

Centre for Continuing and Professional Education – Cardiff University also runs language classes for the general public. The next set of courses will be announced in early December

Tutors

Are you looking for a tutor in the language you’re learning? Find a list of Cardiff-based tutors here.

Groups

Cardiff French Language Meetup – meets every one or two weeks on a weekday evening in the Gatekeeper pub in the city centre

Cardiff German Conversation Group on Facebook – meets every two weeks on a weekday evening in pubs in the city centre

Cardiff Italian Conversation Group – meets every week on Wednesday in the Pear Tree pub in Roath from six pm onwards. All levels are welcome. For more information, contact Suzanne Smart

Cardiff – Stuttgart Association – this association promotes interest in German and German-speaking countries in Cardiff, and Stuttgart is one of Cardiff’s sister cities. It is not focussed on learning languages, but many members speak or are learning German. The association runs an annual programme of events.

Italian Cultural Centre Wales – the ICCW promotes Italian cultural activities and events such as cinema, music, visual arts, poetry and literature. It is a hub for Italians living in Wales, as well as those interested in  the Italian language and culture.

Languages for All Language Cafe – a new event series run by Languages for All, the group is looking for more English speakers and people outside of Cardiff University to come and practice languages every two weeks. Always meets in Little Man Coffee on Wednesday evenings

Spanish Conversation Group on Meetup – meets every Wednesday morning in Barry

Spanish-English Meetings Cardiff on Facebook – meets on a Monday and Thursday evening in the Claude pub in Roath

UNA Tandem Language Exchange – meet language learners and native speakers every two weeks in the Vulcan Lounge. Languages spoken by the group include Czech, French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish and more