The certificate telc German B1 (telc Deutsch B1 / Zertifikat Deutsch) certifies that you have a good basic knowledge of German. You are able to communicate in a simple and coherent way in everyday situations and you can talk about your interests. You can describe experiences, aims and opinions, both orally and in writing. In addition, you can use the most important grammatical structures correctly.
The certificate is recognized as proof of sufficient language competence for those applying for German citizenship.
The exam consists of a written and an oral part. The written exam takes 2 hours and 30 minutes. The oral exam takes 15 minutes. It can be on the same day as the written exam or on another day.
600 lessons or intermediate level (B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)
Collegium Palatinum, Heidelberg.
We recommend registering for the exam as early as possible. If you register less than 18 days before the exam day we charge a late registration fee of € 30. It is not possible to register less than 10 days before the exam day.
For candidates who want to prepare for the exam we offer private lectures for a discounted price.
Participants whose language competence is not yet at the required level for the telc exam, should take general German lessons before the exam. Please check your German level.