Semester Courses for Exchange and Master's Degree Students at Heidelberg University
- October - February (winter semesters)
- April / May - July (summer semesters)
Changes due to the coronavirus:
Please regularly check our →homepage for announcements of new dates and further information!
Summer semester 2021
|obligatory online placement test||Wed,||Apr 07 2021||10:00 am||access via our →homepage (top orange box)|
|e-mail notification with your course assignment and access data|
|first day of classes||Mon,||Apr 19 2021||04:30 pm||online|
|final day of classes||Fri,||Jul 23 2021|
These courses are offered exclusively to:
For international visiting scholars and doctoral students at Heidelberg University, we have a different course programme. For more information, please click →here.
Courses and Tuition Fees:
|4 Hours of Instruction per Week € 175.00 per term
8 Hours of Instruction per Week € 350.00 per term
Minimum number of students per class is 10.
Students in the Socrates and Eramus programmes are eligible for a reduction in fees.
When and Where:
|Two days per week (Monday,
from 4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m. or 6:15 p.m. 7:45 p.m.
Two days per week (Monday, Wednesday)
from 4:30 p.m. 7:45 p.m.
Lessons are held in the Max-Weber-Haus, Ziegelhäuser Landstr. 17.
Levels, Courses and Teaching Material:
- Elementary 1/2/3 (A1, A2):
For students with basic knowledge of German.
- Intermediate 1/2 (B1, B2):
For students with solid knowledge of German.
- Advanced (C1):
For students with an advanced knowledge of German who aim to improve their competence in academic language. At the end of the course, students in the Advanced stream have the opportunity to take part in the Obligatory Proficiency Examination (DSH).
- Competence level (C2, post DSH)
for very advanced students who already passed the DSH or an equivalent examination
- Supplementary Literature Course
- German for Law Students
Technical language course for students of Jurisprudence
- Creative Writing
- Introduction to Studies
- German in Film
- Business German
- German for Students of Biological and Medical Studies
- Visual Arts and Language
- German History
The semester programme for each language course is set according to the needs of the students. The course material will be announced at the beginning of the course.
Ziegelhäuser Landstraße 17
Phone +49 (0) 62 21/54 - 59 49
Fax +49 (0) 62 21/54 - 59 56