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Exams and Dates

DIE NEUE SCHULE offers various examinations in German. The preparation for the general language exams takes place in our intensive courses. Preparation for the university entrance exams takes place in special preparatory courses.

Our in-house/internal B1, B2 and C1 level exams are held every month as part of our Type A, Type B and Type C intensive courses:

 

Europa-Zertifikat B1

A B1 Certificate can be used as proof of German language competence at an interview for a traineeship or may be required when applying for German citizenship. At some universities, a B1 Certification is a requirement for admission to preparatory courses.

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Exam dates for the Europa-Zertifikat B1:

  • 30.11.
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  • 11.01.2019
  • 08.02.
  • 15.03.
  • 12.04.
  • 10.05.
  • 14.06.
  • 12.07.
  • 02.08.
  • 30.08.
  • 27.09.
  • 25.10.
  • 29.11.

Structure of the exam: Europa-Zertifikat B1 in German (PDF)

Exam fee

  • 50 EUR for course participants
  • 100 EUR for external candidates

We have limited capacity for external candidates. Registration is possible in our office or please contact us by email.


Europa-Zertifikat B2

The B2 exam is required at different universities to admit students to university studies or to attend preparatory courses (Studienkolleg) or to be admitted to other university entrance language exams.

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Exam dates for the Europa-Zertifikat B2:

  • 06.12.
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  • 17.01.2019
  • 21.02.
  • 21.03.
  • 18.04.
  • 23.05.
  • 20.06.
  • 18.07.
  • 22.08.
  • 19.09.
  • 10.10.
  • 07.11.
  • 05.12.

Structure of the exam: Europa-Zertifikat B2 in German (PDF)

Exam fee

  • 50 EUR for course participants
  • 100 EUR for external candidates

We have limited capacity for external candidates. Registration is possible in our office or please contact us by email.


Europa-Zertifikat C1

The C1 exam is widely required for admission to university studies and to the DSH Exam (university entrance language examination).

These exams prove that you have a sound knowledge of the German language.

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Passing the C1 Exam is a prerequisite to participating in our telc Deutsch C1 Hochschule preparation course.

Exam dates for the Europa-Zertifikat C1:

  • 29.11. + 30.11.
  • 20.12. + 21.12.
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  • 31.01. + 01.02.2019
  • 28.02. + 01.03.
  • 28.03. + 29.03.
  • 02.05. + 03.05.
  • 27.06. + 28.06.
  • 01.08. + 02.08.
  • 29.08. + 30.08.
  • 26.09. + 27.09.
  • 31.10. + 01.11.
  • 28.11. + 29.11.
  • 19.12. + 20.12.

Structure of the exam: Europa-Zertifikat C1 in German (PDF)

Exam fee

  • 50 EUR for course participants
  • 100 EUR for external candidates

We have limited capacity for external candidates. Registration is possible in our office or please contact us by email.


Europa-Zertifikat C2

The Advanced Exam (C2) provides formal proof of excellent German. The exam is recognized worldwide and is often considered second to none in terms of testing language capabilities. For many fields of study, the C2 Certificate is required for admission to the study programme.

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You can make an individual appointment for the examination. Please contact our office.

Structure of the exam: Europa-Zertifikat C2 in German (PDF)

Exam fee:

  • EUR 175,00

University Entrance Examinations

For foreign students, there is a special entrance examination for admission to university study programmes. Among them are the TestDaF and the telc Deutsch C1 Hochschule.

DIE NEUE SCHULE offers preparation courses for both of these exams. The telc Deutsch C1 Hochschule exam can be taken directly at our school. The TestDaF exam is offered at various test centres.

telc Deutsch C1 Hochschule

Since 2016 the telc Deutsch C1 Hochschule examination has been a recognized language examination for admission to all German universities.

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Examination telc Deutsch C1 Hochschule – with express evaluation

Examination date Registration deadline

 

23.01. + 24.01.2019
27.02. + 28.02.
27.03. + 28.03.
24.04. + 25.04.
05.06. + 06.06.
31.07. + 01.08.
25.09. + 26.09.
23.10. + 24.10.
20.11. + 21.11.

 

19.12.2018
24.01.2019
21.02.
21.03.
30.04.
27.06.
22.08.
19.09.
17.10.

The examination takes place on two days. The first day comprises the written part of the examination. The oral examination takes place on the second day. The examination result is already available three weeks after the examination. We recommend attending our preparation course to prepare for the exam.

Examination fee: EUR 215 including express evaluation

The registration is possible in the office. Or send us an email.


TestDaF

All German universities recognize the successful passing of the TestDaF Examination in levels 4 or 5 as the language requirement for admissions to the study programme. If you want the TestDaF results TDN 4, then we recommend level C1 as a language prerequisite.

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DIE NEUE SCHULE offers TestDaF Preparation Courses on a regular basis. The TestDaF Examination itself is taken at one of the many TestDaF Centres. A schedule for examination dates can be found on the TestDaF-Institut website.


 

At the end of the language course, each student receives a certificate and a recommendation for a recognised final examination.

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