We want to take the agony out of booking your language course. We designed our site to help you easily compare thousands of courses at once. If you want to spend hours searching every language school site yourself, that’s one option. If you prefer an easier way to find a good deal, we can help. At Language International, we want to make your experience a lot better and put the fun back into planning your language course.

friendly advisors

We help you compare and choose the right course

We have information about 1000's of language courses from top accredited schools worldwide. We make it easy for you to compare schools, courses and prices. Our student advisors will help you choose the right course, answer your questions, and connect you directly to your school.

free to use

Free to use with low prices guaranteed

We do not charge you any fees to use our service. We only make money by receiving a small referral fee from the school when you book a course through us. A big benefit to booking through us is, you are guaranteed to get low prices. We will match the price of any course, if we find it cheaper somewhere else. Check our low prices page for details.

Free premium online course

With every booking we offer a free 4-week online course in partnership with Babbel or EnglishCentral.

Meet our founders

Karen Ong
Karen Ong

Chief executive officer

Her passion for languages and different cultures led her to start Language International. Karen is a language and travel enthusiast, speaks 6 languages (and currently learning her seventh), and has traveled to over 100 cities in 6 continents.

Language International is a continuation of her interest in facilitating language and cultural exchange. Before starting Language International, she founded MyHappyPlanet.com, a peer-to-peer language exchange site. Karen holds an MBA from Harvard Business School where she received the Robert F. Jasse Award for her entrepreneurial leadership skills.

Michael Reich
Michael Reich

Chief financial officer

Michael speaks English, German, and French fluently, and is now learning Chinese. He was born in Germany and studied in France, Germany, and the United States. He now oversees our sales and finance functions at Language International.

Before Language International, he founded UpDown.com, a virtual investing site, and was an owner of Spirit Link GmbH, an IT consulting firm. Michael holds an MBA degree from Harvard Business School and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Reutlingen in Germany and the Reims Management School in France.