Intensive Portuguese Language Courses in Lisbon

The Intensive Portuguese Language Courses for Foreigners at the Language School of the Sardines, in Lisbon, take place throughout the year from January to December.

Each Intensive Portuguese Course corresponds to 1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. It is possible to do only 1 week of course, which will correspond to half of 1 level.

Intensive Portuguese courses of 40 hours have a duration of 2 weeks. Classes run from Monday to Friday at two possible times: from 9 AM to 1 PM or from 2  to 6 PM.

Apply for the Intensive Portuguese Language Courses in Lisbon

Enrollment in the Intensive Portuguese Language Courses taught at our facilities in Lisbon should occur until the week before the course starts. If there is a place available, it is also possible to enroll in only half a level, corresponding to 20 hours of course.

Registration can be made at our premises, by email or here.

Duration of the Portuguese Courses in Lisbon and Timetables

The duration of an Intensive Portuguese Language Course is of 40 hours and corresponds to 1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. If the enrollment is only for 20 hours, 1 week, only the equivalent of half a level will be taught.

40 hours correspond to 2 weeks of classes, with classes on Portuguese national holidays, and 20 hours correspond to 1 week of classes.

Intensive Portuguese courses have 2 possible schedule:

- from 9:00 AM to 01:00 PM or from 02:00 PM to 06:00 PM.

The classes take place 5 times a week: from Mondays until Fridays, and last 4 hours each.

Learn Portuguese with the Best Training Methods

The Language School of Sardines chooses to follow the new technologies and pedagogical tendencies. As the groups have a maximum of 5 students, it becomes easier and more frequent to interact with colleagues and teachers, this way allowing more communication in Portuguese.

During lessons, computer resources, interactive whiteboard, PowerPoint presentations, videos and audios are used to make the whole process of learning the Portuguese language dynamic and fun. The teacher becomes the moderator of the lesson, giving the students the possibility to participate frequently, explaining the Portuguese grammar and correcting whenever necessary. Without having the chance to speak Portuguese how can you learn it?

Prices and payment of the Portuguese Courses in Lisbon

The total value of 1 intensive course is 300 €, half of a course is 175 €. These amounts include the application fee, manual, examination and certificate.

Those enrolled in just 20 hours must pay the full amount of the course at the time of registration. Those enrolled in the course of 40 hours can pay in 2 times.

- € 100 at the time of registration;

- € 200 on the 1st day of classes.

You can pay with cash, bank transfer or credit card. 

Upcoming 40 Hour Intensive Courses: 2019

Portuguese Language Courses for Foreigners in Lisbon

B1 Level - 40 Hour Portuguese Course (10 days)

Schedule: 09:00-13:00

Start: 15 April End: 30 April 

€300

A2 Level - 40 Hour Portuguese Course (10 days)

Schedule: 14:00-18:00

Start: 15 April End: 30 April

€300

B1 Level - 40 Hour Portuguese Course (10 days)

Schedule: 14:00-18:00

Start: 6 May End: 17 May

€300

A1 Level - 40 Hour Portuguese Course (10 days)

Schedule: 09:00-13:00

Start: 20 May End: 31 May

€300

B2 Level - 40 Hour Portuguese Course (10 days)

Schedule: 14:00-18:00

Start: 20 May End: 31 May

€300

A1 Level - 40 Hour Portuguese Course (10 days)

Schedule: 14:00-18:00

Start: 3 June End: 14 June

€300

A2 Level - 40 Hour Portuguese Course (10 days)

Schedule: 9:00-13:00

Start: 3 June End: 14 June

€300

A2 Level - 40 Hour Portuguese Course (10 days)

Schedule: 14:00-18:00

Start: 17 June End: 28 June

€300

B1 Level - 40 Hour Portuguese Course (10 days)

Schedule: 9:00-13:00

Start: 17 June End: 28 June

€300

B1 Level - 40 Hour Portuguese Course (10 days)

Schedule: 14:00-18:00

Start: 17 June End: 28 June

€300

A1 Level - 40 Hour Portuguese Course (10 days)

Schedule: 9:00-13:00

Start: 18 March End: 29 March

€300

B2 Level - 40 Hour Portuguese Course (10 days)

Schedule: 14:00-18:00

Start: 18 March End: 29 March

€300

Have you already studied Portuguese?

If you have already studied Portuguese, but you are not sure of your level, you can take a Portuguese level online test without any commitment. As soon as we can, your level test will be corrected and you will receive an email with our diagnosis. In case of doubt, you may be called to make an evaluation of your orality.