Do you require evidence of your German language skills that is recognised all over the world? As a licensed examination partner Durham University offers the Goethe- Institut German exam for different levels of ability.
The Goethe-Institut is the world’s largest provider of German courses and a benchmark for German language teaching and testing. Taking the exam is an ideal way to demonstrate your German skills and proficiency and to assess your language level accurately in an independent exam. The Goethe-Institut certificates are widely accepted and respected as proof of language proficiency.
The German exams offered correspond to the levels of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) and range from the level A1 (beginners) to C1 for advanced learners of German. A description of each level, exam formats and lengths can be found on the official Goethe-Institut website.
Registration is now open. Please click link at the bottom of the table to book your place.
Registration deadline: Friday 29 April at 23:59.
All examinations will take place in-person at Durham University.
**Internal candidates are staff and students of Durham and Newcastle universities. To register at the internal rate, Durham University staff and students will need to register with their Durham email address.Newcastle University staff and students will need to register with their Newcastle email address and apply the discount code relevant to the level of examination from the following:
NCLGOETHEA1 | NCLGOETHEA2 | NCLGOETHEB1 | NCLGOETHEB2 | NCLGOETHEC1
Contact for language proficiency queries & exam information:Mrs. Laura Lewis | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact for registering for the exam:Mr. Mark Critchley | Email: email@example.com
Link to official Goethe-Institut website