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Exemption from the German examination

Upon request candidates can be exempted from the assessment test "Feststellungsprüfung" in German if they can show as proof one of the following (application until the beginning of the courses of the Studienkolleg):


  • a certificate for the German language exam for university admission (DSH 2) with evidence of full linguistic proficiency or
  • the German language diploma of the Standing Conference of Ministers of Education and Cultural Affairs level II (DSD II) or
  • the major or minor language diploma of the Goethe Institute or
  • the Central Advanced Language Test (ZOP) of the Goethe Institute or
  • a TestDaF certificate at TDN level 4 in all subtests or
  • a "telc Deutsch C1 Hochschule" certificate