Goethe-Zertifikat A1: Fit in Deutsch 1

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Ideal if you'd like to ...

  • take a German exam for children and young people between 10 and 16 years of age
  • demonstrate that you have a very basic knowledge of German
  • prove that you have successfully reached level A1
  • be issued with an official and internationally recognized certificate

The Goethe-Zertifikat A1: Fit in Deutsch 1 is a German exam for children and young people between 10 and 16 years of age. It certifies that candidates have acquired very basic language skills and corresponds to the first level (A1) on the six-level scale of competence laid down in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

Passing the exam demonstrates that you can ...

  • ask and reply to simple questions as well as make and respond to requests,
  • write about yourself and others using simple expressions and sentences,
  • understand conversations and texts about familiar topics.

Examination dates

Date and place Enrolment
17/01/2019
Dubai
until 10/01/2019
24-28/01/2019
Kuwait
until 17/01/2019
31/01/2019
Abu Dhabi
until 24/01/2019
07/02/2019
Dubai
until 31/01/2019
14/02/2019
Abu Dhabi
until 07/02/2019
07/03/2019
Dubai
until 28/02/2019
11/04/2019
Abu Dhabi, Dubai
 
until 04/04/2019
25-27/04/2019
Kuwait
until 15/04/2019
05-08/05/2019
Doha
until 28/04/2019
09/05/2019
Dubai
until 02/05/2019
27/06/2019
Abu Dhabi
until 20/06/2019
29-31/08/2019
Kuwait
until 19/08/2019
12/09/2019
Abu Dhabi
until 05/09/2019


Examination fee
United Arab Emirates: Internal AED 300 / External AED 400
Oman: Internal OMR 30 / External OMR 40

Advice and Enrolment

Preparation

Practice materials

Accessible and interactive sample papers and practice exercises to help you prepare online are available here.

Further information

The requirements, contents of the exam and further information on the Goethe-Zertifikat A1: Fit in Deutsch 1 exam are available here: