Intensive Courses

Deutsch lernen in Deutschland – intensiv Deutsch lernen für Anfänger und Fortgeschrittene Foto: Getty Images, Stockbyte, Clerkenwell

The intensive course program focuses fully on your success as a learner. This is ideal if you need German for your studies, your everyday working life or your personal future. 

Choose from among the following courses

Intensive 8

Approximately eight weeks, 170 units of instruction (45 minutes each). 
New students join the course on the starting date.

Intensive 4

Approximately four weeks, 85 units of instruction (45 minutes each). 
New students join the course on the starting date.

Intensive 2

Approximately two weeks, 45 units of instruction (45 minutes each).

Intensive 2 - Language and Culture

Two weeks, 50 units of instruction (45 minutes each)

Heidelberg Summer Course

Two weeks, 40 units of instruction (45 minutes each)

Deutsch 50 Plus

Two-week course for people in the best years of their lives
40 units of instruction (45 minutes each)

Vario

Minimum duration: one week. Participants are integrated into existing groups matching their level.

Exam preparation courses

Educational institutions and major corporations in many countries regard the Goethe Institute's examinations and certificates as recognised standards. 
They are the best way of documenting your German language skills. Our programme includes special courses to prepare you for these examinations and certificates:

TestDaF exam preparation

Approximately four weeks. 85 units of instruction (45 minutes each)

DSH exam preparation

Approximately four weeks. 85 units of instruction (45 minutes each)

C2 exam preparation

72 or 85 units of instruction (45 minutes each)