Rapid growth thanks to innovative concepts – that’s Learnship!

We are a rapidly growing team of language enthusiasts in several continents. We are experts in both foreign language learning and digital media technology. With our innovative products, we are now setting new standards of quality in the field of distance training worldwide.

Get to know us! We would be delighted to introduce our products to you.

Facts and Figures

Founded in 2008

as Germany’s first pure online foreign language school

General Management

Sushel Bijganath (Founder & CEO)
Thomas Sonntag (Co-Founder & Managing Director)

More than 120 employees

More than 500 language teachers worldwide

More than 2,000 customers


Cologne (Headquarters), Berlin, Munich, Paris, Basel, London, Chicago


Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA
DuMont Venture (amongst others)

Lessons in more than 75 countries