Goethe-Zertifikat B2

Goethe-Zertifikat B2 © Getty Images

Ideal if you’d like to ...

  • prepare to study at a university or institution of higher education in Germany
  • provide evidence of your advanced German skills for a job application
  • prepare to work in the medical field in Germany
  • provide evidence that you have successfully passed Level B2
  • hold an official, internationally recognised certificate

The Goethe-Zertifikat B2 is a German exam for young people and adults. It certifies that candidates have acquired advanced language skills and corresponds to the fourth level (B2) of 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 ...

  • understand the main contents of complex texts on concrete and abstract topics, as well as technical discussions in your own area of specialization,
  • communicate so spontaneously and fluently that a normal conversation with native speakers is readily possible without a great deal of effort on either side,
  • express your opinion on current issues in a clear and detailed manner, explain your position on a current issue and state the benefits and drawbacks of various options.

Examination dates

Fee: 460.000 L.L.

Date
(Written/
oral)
  * Registration
   Deadline
28/01/2019/
29/01/2019
  21/01/2019
18/02/2019/
19/02/2019
fully booked 11/02/2019
26/03/2019/
27/03/2019
fully booked 19/03/2019
23/04/2019/
24/04/2019
fully booked 16/04/2019
06/05/2019/
07/05/2019
fully booked 29/04/2019
16/05/2019/
17/05/2019
fully booked 09/05/2019
29/05/2019/
30/05/2019
fully booked 22/05/2019
17/06/2019/
18/06/2019
fully booked 10/06/2019
21/06/2019/
22/06/2019
fully booked 14/06/2019
15/07/2019/
16/07/2019
fully booked 08/07/2019
17/07/2019/
18/07/2019
fully booked 10/07/2019
19/07/2019/
20/07/2019
fully booked 12/07/2019
25/07/2019/
26/07/2019
fully booked 18/07/2019
28/08/2019/
29/08/2019
fully booked 21/08/2019
12/09/2019/
13/09/2019
fully booked 05/09/2019
30/09/2019/
01/10/2019
fully booked 23/09/2019
* Examination places are subject to availability.
 

Enrolment

By submission of a valid passport. Language course office You can also obtain information on examination preparation from the Language Department.

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 B2 exam are available here: