German Language Courses

Lektorat Deutsch als Fremdsprache

  • about 38 different german courses
  • all in all 950 places in courses from A1 to C1
  • during the semester
  • only for University students

Institut für interkulturelle Kommunikation e.V. (IIK)

  • intensive courses from A1 to C1 (5 hours a day from Monday till Friday in the morning or afternoon)
  • preparation courses for the summer and winter semester as well as one summer course (1 month)
  • preparation courses for the TestDaF examination

Migrationszentrum Göttingen

  • German courses from A1 to B2
  • from January to June or July to December (3 times per week)

Tandem Göttingen

  • intensive courses (daily)
  • evening courses twice a week
  • small groups/ one-to-one lessons
  • preparation courses for the TestDaF examination
  • TestDaF examination

Volkshochschule Göttingen (VHS)

  • courses in the morning and evening (A1-C1)
  • intensive summer courses
  • pronunciation-, writing-, and speech training
  • approved german examination
  • 10% discount for students/study applicants

Goethe-Institut Göttingen

  • intensive courses A1-C2 (15 days, 80 hours, Monday-Friday, in the morning or in the afternoon)
  • evening courses (twice a week)
  • preperational courses for exams
  • individual practice
  • spontanious starting dates possible
  • Goethe-certificate, exam and certificate on the same day
  • TestDaF preperation and exam

Via Lingua e.V.

  • intensive courses (A1-C1: 8 weeks)

German Circle-Flyer

  • free of charge meeting in a small group to practice german
  • prior knowledge of the language
  • other offers of the city library: grammar books, dictionaries and other materials

Deutsch für Ärzte

  • individual or in small groups
  • German courses for dentistry and medicine


Xiaoting He
Room 0.110
Von-Siebold-Straße 2
37075 Göttingen

Phone: +49 551 39-21348
Office Hours (please register by email until the evening before!): Wed 14 - 16 pm
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