German language courses

Q-DSH course

Description:
  • Intensive German course to prepare for the entrance test of the 8-month preparatory course for the DSH exam (Course objective is to reach the minimum level of A2)
  • Course dates 2021: 30 August - 11 October 2021
  • Module 1: 30 August - 17 September 2021
    Module 2: 20 September - 11 October 2021
  • Course fees: 500.00 EUR (for both modules) for students with KU admission, 450.00 per module for other participants
  • In coooperation with Katholischer Erwachsenenbildung (KEB) Landkreis Eichstätt
  • Registration
Target group:
  • Applicants who wish to pursue a degree at the KU, but do not yet have the required German language proficiency for admission to the DSH course
  • Prior knowledge: A1 (can be acquired through self-study)

Summer School

Description:
Target group:
  • Students and employees of all disciplines
  • Prior knowledge: A2

German courses during the semester

Description:
  • German courses and other German-related courses (e.g. grammar, conversation, academic writing) offered by our Language Center
  • More information
Target group:
  • Students of the KU and guest students
  • Prior knowledge for the German courses: none
  • Prior knowledge for the other German-related courses: A2

Intensive German course (preparation for the DSH test)

Description:
  • Special course for degree-seeking students who do not yet have the required German language proficiency at the beginning of their studies
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Target group:
  • Students of the KU
  • Prior knowledge: A2 (will be checked by a placement test)

Online courses free of charge

Target group:
  • Students of all levels including beginners

Pre-semester course

General information on the pre-semester course

Description:
  • Preparatory intensive German course for exchange students and freemovers of the KU
  • Approx. 3 weeks before the start of each semester
  • You will find more information below.
Target group:
  • Exchange students and freemovers of the KU of all levels including beginners

Pre-semester course winter semester 2021/2022 and international fall term 2021

Start and placement test:

Monday, 27 September 2021 at 09.00 a.m.

Duration:

Monday, 27 September - Friday, 15 October 2021

Lessons:

Monday – Friday, 9.00 a.m. – 12.15 p.m. and 1.30 p.m. – 3.00 p.m.
Saturday, 2nd October 9.00 a.m. - 12.15 p.m.

Total number of units: 90

ECTS:

5.0

Requirements: regular attendance, active participation and passing the final examination

Course & orientation program:
  • Beginners (A1)
  • Advanced beginners (A2)
  • Intermediate (B1/ B2)
  • Upper (C1)

The beginners' course is taught on our Ingolstadt campus, all other courses are taught on our Eichstätt campus.

All participants receive a detailed program by e-mail four weeks before the start of the course.

Fees:
  • € 55.00 Erasmus+ students
  • € 249.00 exchange students from partner universities (non-Erasmus+)
  • € 545.00 other students

Included: course, orientation program incl. one field trip and administration fees

Not included: accommodation, meals, insurance

 

Accommodation:

Campus Eichstätt: favorable housing package in the Kolping Hotel Eichstätt (double-rooms) including breakfast (26 September - 1 October): 135.00 € per person

Campus Ingolstadt: favorable housing package in the Youth Hostel Ingolstadt (multiple-bed rooms) including breakfast (26 September - 1 October): 135.00 € per person

Registration:

Please follow the instructions in the application guide that you have received by e-mail and use Mobility-Online to register for the preparatory course.

 

 

Pre-semester course for the summer semester 2022

Start and placement test:

Wednesday, March 30, 2022, 9.00 a.m.

Duration:

Wednesday, Mach 30, 2022 – Friday, April 22, 2022 (no classes from April 15, 2022 until April 18, 2022)

Lessons:

Monday – Friday, 9.00 a.m. – 12.15 p.m. and 1.30 p.m. – 3.00 p.m.

Total number of units: 90

PLEASE NOTE: Easter break from April 15 - 18, 2022 = no lessons!

ECTS:

5.0

Requirements: regular attendance, active participation and passing the final examination

Course & orientation program:
  • Beginners (A1)
  • Advanced beginners (A2)
  • Intermediate (B1/ B2)
  • Upper (C1)

The beginners' course is taught on our Ingolstadt campus, all other courses are taught on our Eichstätt campus.

All participants receive a detailed program by e-mail four weeks before the start of the course.

 

Fees:
  • € 55.00 Erasmus+ students
  • € 249.00 exchange students from partner universities (non-Erasmus+)
  • € 545.00 other students

Included: course, orientation program incl. one field trip and administration fees

Not included: accommodation, meals, insurance

Accommodation:

Please note that the semester leases usually start with April 1. Therefore, you will most likely only need temporary accommodation from the day of your arrival until April 1.

Campus Eichstätt:  Affordable Housing Package at the Kolping Hotel Eichstätt for € 83.00 including breakfast (March 29 – April 1, 2022)

Campus Ingolstadt: Affordable Housing Package at the youth hostel in Ingolstadt (information will follow soon)

Registration:

Please follow the Mobility Online registration guide which you received by e-mail upon your nomination or contact incoming@ku.de.