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students discussing a lecture

German language skills

German language exams and courses

German for studies and daily life

  • All bachelor's programmes at the University of Konstanz are in German. You are required to submit proof of your German language ability no later than during your enrolment.
  • Sufficient proof of German language ability is also required for the German master's programmes.
  • Proof of German language ability is not required for the English master's programmes. However:
    Even if you are going to be participating in programmes taught in English, you should learn the language of your host country. In order to successfully acclimate yourself to a new country, basic language skills are required.
Which language certificates do I need?

Learning German at the University of Konstanz

There are no German language courses offered at the University of Konstanz that lead to DSH or TestDaF. TestDaF can be completed at the Humboldt Institute and through the CDC.

German language courses in Konstanz and surroundings

German language courses in Germany that prepare you for your studies