German courses for foreign students during the semester - winter semester 2021/22

Studierende vor der Mensa

All German courses at the language center start on Monday, October 25, 2021


The language center offers a differentiated German program during the semester at levels A1 to C1. All courses have a modular structure and are awarded 3 or 5 ECTS points.

You can find an overview of all the German courses offered by the Language Center in our German brochure for download.  Deutschbroschüre


Participation in the CLASSIFICATION TEST is mandatory for all newly enrolled students when they register for the German courses. In the summer semester 2021 this is a freely accessible online placement test:


Depending on your level, you can register for the German courses via KU.Campus after the test.


%                                              Points                                           Please register for courses with the level                                                                      

0% - 28%                                   0 - 69                                                     A1

29% - 62 %                               70 - 150                                                   A2

63% - 77%                              151 - 185                                                   B1                    

78% - 91%                               186 - 220                                                 B2

92% - 100%                             221 - 240                                                  C1


Exceptions: You are not required to take the Placement Test if you:

- participated in one of the Pre-semester intensive German courses before the beginning of the semester, or

- are a student who has already completed completed German Beginner Level (A1), German Basic Level (A2), German Intermediate Level 1 (B1), German Intermediate Level 2 (B2) or German Advanced Level (C1) at the Language Center.

Depending on your level, you can register for the German courses via KU.Campus after the test.


More German courses

If you want to / have to take additional German courses, please take an online course at the Virtual University of Bavaria. You can find the classic vhb German courses at: