B1 German Language Exam: telc German B1

The telc Deutsch B1 - Zertifikat Deutsch  is the right exam for students who already have a good basic knowledge of German. For professional purposes we recommend telc Deutsch B1+ Beruf.

The telc Deutsch B1 - Zertifikat Deutsch is recognised as proof of sufficient language competence for a German citizenship application. It tests general language competence.

Location of Examination:

ih Heidelberg - Collegium Palatinum is an authorized telc test center. Exams take place at the school.


This language exam is suited for candidates who attended an average of approximately 600 contact hours, or completed the lower intermediate level.

Language Level:

At level B1 students can communicate in a simple and connected way in everyday situations, while travelling and when talking about topics that are of personal interest. They can describe experiences, hopes and ambitions and give reasons for opinions. On the whole they can use the most important grammatical structures correctly.

What does the telc Deutsch B1 - Zertifikat Deutsch testify?

The telc Deutsch B1 language test proves the ability to master important situations requiring the spoken and written use of the language. It shows the knowledge and skills to be able to follow and actively take part in everyday conversations, both in private and job-related contexts. It also proves the ability in understanding and expressing written opinions on a wide range of texts.

Preparation Courses:

The school offers prep courses for the exam. Attendance is highly recommended to all students who wish to pass a telc Language Test with the best results possible.

Individual exam dates can be arranged against a surcharge.

Duration 1 Day