The Academy of Languages and Practical Skills (ALPS)
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Ahlan wa sahlan! - Spoken Arabic studies (Levantine colloquial) designed especially for you! 

ALPS is a comprehensive Arabic program designed especially for you. We form our classes around your learning goals, your schedule and your pace. Our Vision at ALPS is to use the learning of Arabic as a means to bridge the linguistic and cultural divide between people, increasing understanding and cooperation between individuals and institutions in the Middle East and the World.

Flexible and Practical Instruciton

ALPS caters to students of every level and offers instruction in both Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) and Spoken Lebanese Arabic. All Arabic lessons incorporate the daily life and culture of Beirut, enabling students to put their learning into practice right from the first day. Since the Lebanese learn Spoken Arabic in the home, not in school, it can be difficult to find a good curriculum. As a result, ALPS textbooks have been developed by linguistic specialists, perfected through years of experience, and proven to produce great results.

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The Academy of Languages and Practical Skills is located in Beirut near the American University of Beirut in Hamra. ALPS is a program of the Institute of Middle East Studies (IMES) located in Mansourieh, Lebanon. Visit our blog to pick your program and to find out more about ALPS and studying Arabic in Beirut.