Do you dream of following a Swiss education course in idyllic surroundings?

Then, why not come to Ardévaz College – a renowned and prestigious Swiss school with more than 30 years’ experience.

You will be able to :

  • Benefit from personalised teaching
  • Study with the help and support of enthusiastic teachers
  • Experience a strong family – like atmosphere conduce to success and fulfillment
  • Discover Switzerland – a beautiful country boasting four different cultures and languages
  • Explore a holiday paradise in the heart of the Alps
  • Visit neighbouring European countries

“We are proud that more than 3,000 students have trusted our college since 1979”

Eight good reasons for choosing Ardevaz

  1. SLS is located in the heart of the Sion school district, a calm and residential area only a few minutes’ walk from the centre of town, the train station and the main shopping area.
  2. Our school is small, which makes your learning experience optimal.
  3. Our classrooms are high-tech with TV sets, video recorders, CD players, etc. Broadband computers are available at no charge.
  4. Our teachers have a lot of experience. They are patient, enthusiastic and always available. Your success is their prime concern.
  1. If you need, we can offer you private accommodation in comfortable, spacious, furnished and fully equipped apartments with telephone, television and free access to Internet. These flats are conveniently located, 10 minutes’ walk from the school.
  2. A helpful and skilled staff will assist you with housekeeping and maintenance.
  3. Efficient and friendly secretaries are always available to answer your questions and assist you.
  4. Our school is excellent at helping you prepare for the official examinations. Our success rate is over 90%.



I am 28 years old. I went to Switzerland to study French. Generally speaking I love the landscape in this country. In the school I especially like the teachers for their kindness and the good care they take of us. Thank you!
Anne, from Russia
I am 19 years old from Vietnam. I came to Switzerland to study French. I like to be at SLS because it's a well-known school.
Ha My, from Vietnam
I am from Vietnam, I am 17 years old. I came to this country because I like the beautiful landscape and because I want to learn French. I have some friends that are also studying here. All the teachers are great, I love it!
Huynh, from Vietnam
My name is Karla, I am from Guadalajara in Mexico. My best friend lives in Switzerland, therefore thanks to her I came here for a couple of months and have started to learn French. The school is a bit small but nice. The teachers are friendly and so kind with us! I am going to stay in this school for 1 year
Karla, from Mexico
My name is Lilja, I am from Iceland. I am 36 years old and living in Valais because my husband is working here. I like the teachers in this school, and I love life in Switzerland.
Lija, from Iceland
My name is Louise, I am 18 years old from England. I live in Switzerland with my family and would like to go to university next year. I enjoy this school especially because of the small class size, with classmates from many different nationalities. I have improved my French skills a lot since I started here, 2 months ago!
Louise, from England
I am actually teaching at that opened the door for me to university. When I was a student at Ardevaz College I enjoyed the strong attention given by the teachers from this school. Today I am proud to be a member of the staff of this renowned College.
Alexia Couturier-Maret
I have been in charge of the accounting course for more years now, and I still have the same satisfaction every time I teach or motivated students at Ardevaz College.
Charly Moulin
I am especially glad to have the opportunity to give to our young students, from all around the world, the knowledge required in the French language to build strong and diverse academic studies
Dominique Mattar
I have been teaching at SLS College since 1999, I found a multicultural and entreprising atmosphere that makes my job very exciting.
Elisabeth Barmaz
Communication is essential in my classes. I have always tried to motivate my students and make them feel proud to improve their knowledge, especially by sharing the different aspects of their cultural backgrounds.
Estelle Bruchet
At Ardevaz College our goal is to meet all the students' needs. Today the Ardevaz college is one of the top ranking schools in Switzerland. It's very exciting to work with students from different countries, and it's also stimulating for the students to learn from teachers with advanced degrees.
Ghani Madhi
The Ardevaz College - SLS college make me feel happy in my job ! I look after the students and I am always at their service with the same pleasure
Mme Horta
Since I started as an executive secretary, I have been enjoying the family-like atmosphere and the contact with our students
Sandra Mayor



The Ardevaz College

10 Amandiers street,
1950 Sion,
Phone +41 27 322 78 83
Fax +41 27 322 99 89