Who are we?

The Instituto de Estudios de la Lengua Española (IELE) is a Spanish school for foreigners in Seville. Founded in 1996 and dedicated exclusively to teaching Spanish as a foreign language.

IELE offers a variety of Spanish courses to students, teachers, businesses, schools, groups, and anyone interested in learning Spanish language and culture first hand.

Our classes include students from a variety of countries, ages, and beliefs systems. We are open to and welcome students from all cultures.

Offers and discounts in our Spanish courses IELE


The school is situated directly in the center of historical downtown Seville, in one of the most lively and typically Spanish neighborhoods in the city, our Spanish school is located 50 meters from the Cathedral and the Giralda.

Description of the School

IELE is situated inside a typical Sevillian house. It is a school with a distinctly homey and human touch, where personal attention and a family feel are highly valued.

Our Students

Our students come mostly from countries within the Europe, Japan, China, South Korea, the United States, … There is a minimum age requirement of 14 years. There is no upper age limit.