Your next step forward: Goethe-Zertifikat B1

The Goethe-Zertifikat B1 is a German test for young people and adults.

It confirms that one has an independent grasp of the German language, and corresponds to the third level (B1) of the six-level competency scale of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Passing the test shows that the participant can...

  • understand key points of information about work, school and leisure time when standard language is being used.
  • handle most situations that one would encounter when traveling in German-speaking countries.
  • express oneself simply and coherently on familiar topics and areas of personal interest.
  • talk about experiences and events, describe dreams, hopes and goals, and provide brief explanations and statements of purpose.
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    Examination
    Date and Timings
    Registration Dates between Documents required Exam Fees
    Goethe Zertifikat A2
    12.03.17
    08:00 am
    21.02.2017 & 22.02.2017 Internal Candidates
    - 2 passport size photos;GZ Id card External Candidates
    - 2 passport size photos; a photocopy of license or passport
    Internal Candidates
    INR 4000 External Candidates
    INR 6000
    Start Deutsch-A1
    26.03.17
    08:00 am
    01.03.2017 & 02.03.2017 Internal Candidates
    - 2 passport size photos;GZ Id card External Candidates
    - 2 passport size photos; a photocopy of license or passport
    Internal Candidates
    INR 4000 External Candidates
    INR 6000

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