Exam Prep Course: telc Deutsch C1 Hochschule For Studies In Germany

The telc C1 Hochschule examination preparatory course is best suited to students who wish study at a Germany university or intend to work in an academic field.

Course participants attend 25 regular morning lessons per week where they cover relevant vocabulary, thematic topics and grammar structures to broaden their language skills and their spectrum of the language. In 5 afternoon sessions per week, participants receive special telc-C1 Hochschule exam training. They run model examinations and are provided with individual consultation in their exam preparation. 

What does telc C1 Hochschule certify?

This exam certifies well-advanced proficiency in the German language, appropriate for university studies or an academic career. At level C1 you can express yourself spontaneously and fluently and you are able to discuss complex topics. You are familiar with colloquial expressions and are able to adjust your manner of speaking accordingly. You can use the language with a high degree of grammatical accuracy.

The telc German C1 Hochschule-Certificate proves language competence for studies at a German university, and is an equivalent to the TestDaF.

Course type:
Course duration: 4 weeks
Course instruction: 120 lessons, each lesson 45 minutes
Course schedule: Mo ľ Fr: 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Tu and Th: 2 to 4 p.m.
Starting Dates:
Course levels: C1-level. Courses are based on the levels of the Common European Framework of Reference
Age group: Min. 17 years
Participants per class: 3-12 *
Culture and leisure program: Inclusive, except transportation and entrance fees
  Christmas break from December 19, 2016 - January 8, 2017

* With less than 3 participants in class the amount of lessons will be reduced as follows:

  • With 2 participants 50 % of booked lessons
  • With 1 participant: 30 % of booked lessons on one-to-one basis. Please see our terms and conditions.

Included in the course fee:

  • Online placement test before course begin
  • Personal consultation about appropriate level from academic advisors
  • Course goals, tests and study counselling
  • Mock-tests and authentic exercises from all exam parts
  • Self-learning phase through daily homework
  • Testing during course to monitor progress
  • Certificate of attention
  • Culture and leisure program (except transportation & admission fee)
  • Free WiFi
  • Free usage of computer and reading room


ih Heidelberg - Collegium Palatinum is authorized testing centre for telc Language Tests and the TestDaF. The exams are conducted regularly on our premises.

Online: Advanced German For Academic Purposes

We also provide online German courses on C1-level which offer occupation-specific language for an academic career and university studies in the following fields:

Law, medicine, technical engineering, business & economics, natural science, psycholinguistics, cultural studies, and biology (nutrition, agriculture, forestry).

Duration 4 Weeks