Our core competencies are situated in the following domains:

  • Dutch as a foreign language
  • Academic Dutch
  • Academic English
  • Teaching foreign languages to adults
  • Language testing and assessment


Linguapolis organises and offers:

  • language courses in 15 languages: we currently have an average enrolment of 3700 students per year learning Arabic, Chinese, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Korean, Japanese, Norwegian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swahili and Swedish.
  • one-year preparatory postgraduate course: Dutch as a Foreign Language in an Academic Context, a full-time academic study programme aimed at international students who wish to obtain a thorough knowledge of Dutch and the Dutch-speaking environment as well as of academic culture in Flanders and Europe.
  • academic language support in Dutch and English for students, lecturers and researchers
  • translation and proofreading services
  • development of materials for language teaching and testing