Your telc Deutsch C1 exam in Berlin
At our language school DIE NEUE SCHULE you can take the exam "telc Deutsch C1" every month.
By passing this German exam, you demonstrate general language skills at a very advanced level. The exam is aimed at adults who need German for their social and professional life or for their studies.
The exam is mostly administered by our teachers, who have several years of teaching and exam experience.
You will write your exam in a very small group of no more than 10 people. This is not only more pleasant and personal, but also more efficient.
The telc Deutsch C1 exam with us costs only EUR 165 for one part of the exam or EUR 180 for the entire exam.
We have been testing for more than 20 years. Our exams are professionally organized before, during and after the actual exam.
Examination dates telc Deutsch C1
You take the exam in one day. The exam dates are always on Saturdays. Weekends are the quietest time at our school, and this is important so that you can take your exam with as little disruption as possible.
The exams start in the morning and end in the afternoon. We will let you know the exact start time a few days before the exam.
|Exam date||Registration deadline*|
* Late registration for the exam is possible by 10 days before the exam, late registration fee EUR 20.
Examination fee telc Deutsch C1
for one part of the exam: EUR 165
(written or oral)
for the entire examination: EUR 182
(written and oral)
Prüfungsaufbau telc Deutsch C1
The exam consists of a written and an oral part:
|Reading comprehension and language elements (vocabulary and grammar)||90 minutes|
|Listening comprehension||40 minutes|
|- with 2 exam takers
- with 3 exam takers
(plus 20 minutes preparation time)
You have a short break between the written and the oral exam. You will take both parts of the exam on the same day.
Preparation for the telc Deutsch C1 exam
In order to successfully pass this demanding exam, you should prepare well and with sufficient time in advance.
A basic requirement is that you meet the language requirements for the exam, i.e. that you have successfully completed at least level C1. A C1 level means that you can express yourself spontaneously and fluently. You are able to understand colloquial expressions and to vary your linguistic style in a targeted manner. And all this with a high degree of grammatical correctness.
If you do not currently meet the language requirements, we recommend that you take part in one of our German intensive courses, German evening courses or private lessons. In the German courses you will train your skills in the four competencies reading, writing, listening and speaking.
For this purpose, please use the extensive information provided free of charge on the telc Institute website. There you will find, among other things, a free mock examination. We recommend that you work through this model test within the time allowed.
During your telc Deutsch C1 examination
A few days before the exam we will send you an e-mail with information about the exam day. Then we will let you know the exact start time.
Be on time for the exam. If you are late, you will not be allowed to take the exam. You are not entitled to a refund of the exam fees.
Bring your identity card or passport with you to the exam.
We will provide you with pens and notepaper. Of course, you can also bring your own pens. Please note that you may only write in pencil on telc examination papers.
No aids such as dictionaries or digital aids are allowed in the exam.
Examination results telc Deutsch C1
The examination results are available approximately 4 to 6 weeks after the examination.
The examination is evaluated by the telc Institute. Express-evaluation, i.e. particularly fast correction at an extra charge, is no longer offered.
In order to pass the overall examination, you must achieve at least 60 percent of the possible maximum score in both the written part of the examination and the oral examination. If you pass one part of the exam and fail the other, it is possible to have the part you passed counted toward the next exam. In this case, you would only have to retake the part of the exam that you did not pass.
Do you have any questions about the exam? Then please contact us!