German exams

German exams Photo: Goethe-Institut/Bettina Siegwart


All information about the exams we offer in Beijing

Hong Kong

All information about the exams we offer in Hong Kong


All information about the exams we offer in Taipei

German Exams in other cities

Detailed information of our licensed exam parters – the Goethe Language Centres – at the following locations: Chongqing, Nanjing, Qingdao, Shanghai, Tianjin, Xi'an.

Further Information

Test your German

Test how „gut“ your German is: Are you just starting out, pretty good or really great? This test gives you a first orientation. 

Accessible practice exercises

We provide practice materials and sample exams for all our German exams. These are fully accessible and therefore suitable for people with disabilities.

Spouse immigration

The Goethe-Zertifikat A1 and all other higher level certificates (A2 to C2) provide suitable evidence of the language skills required for permission to be granted to join your husband or wife in Germany.

Quality standards

More than 230,000 satisfied customers a year thanks to the Goethe-Institut’s certificates being accepted around the world as valid evidence of an individual’s language skills.