Advice and information

LEVEL DATES & BOOKING
Goethe-Zertifikat A1:
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Exam dates and registration
Goethe-Zertifikat A2: Exam dates and registration
Goethe-Zertifikat B1:
(written & oral exam)
Exam dates and registration
Goethe-Zertifikat B2:
(written & oral exam)
Exam dates and registration
Goethe-Zertifikat C1:
(written & oral exam)
Exam dates and registration
TestDaF:
(written & oral exam)
Exam dates and registration
Fees: 490.00RM/A1
540,00RM/A2
750.00RM/B1
895.00RM/B2
930.00RM/C1
725.00RM/TestDaF
Please take note: Please register via our webshop.

Individual or higher level examinations by request and upon availability. Please contact our language office for details.
For our corporate clients we recommend the German language assessment test Goethe-Test PRO

COURSES

1. Registration & Payment

1.1 Registration and payment of full course fees to be completed via our webshop.

1.2 The course fees do not include course books.   


2. Cancellation/ Change of dates

2.1 In the event of cancellation or changing the dates of the course by the participant, a request has to be submitted in written form. The following fees will be retained for each course:
- Cancellation/ change of booking within 14 days before the commencement of the course: full refund. 
- Cancellation/ change of booking up to 7 days before the commencement of the course: 50%.
- After that, no refund is possible.

2.2 Notice for cancellation or rescheduling of lessons by individual class participants has to be given at least two working days (min. 48 hours) before the lesson takes place, otherwise the lesson will have to be considered as valid and will be deducted from the remaining teaching units. No classes will be held after the termination date of the course.

2.3 There are no replacements for missed classes. 

3. Qualifying for the next course level

3.1 To proceed to the next course level, students must pass the final test offered by the Goethe-Institut Malaysia at the end of each course. Please take note this final test is not the equivalent or replacement of the Goethe-Zertifikat examinations.

3.2 For those commencing in Level A1 as of January 2023, please take note that it is compulsory to take the Goethe-Zertifikat B1 exam for those who wish to proceed to the Level B2.2 course. 

4. Attendance Certificates

4.1 Blended Learning Course: Please note that in the current course level you must have at least 70% attendance and participation in the online learning platform in order to be accepted into the course level. Please check with your tutor for your assessment during the course.

4.2 Other course types: Please note that in the current course level you have to achieve at least 70% attendance and at least 60% in the final test and homework in order to be admitted to the next course level. Please check with your tutor for your assessment during the course.

EXAMINATIONS

5. Registration & Payment

5.1 Registration and payment of examination fees to be completed via our webshop.

5.2 The Goethe-Institut Malaysia offers every student the opportunity to register for an examination at the end of each full course level.

6. Cancellation/ Change of dates

6.1 In the event of cancellation or changing the dates of the examination by the participant, a request has to be submitted in written form. The following fees will be retained:
- Cancellation up to 10 working days before the examination: 50%.
- After that, no refund is possible.
 

LIABILITY

7. Liability/Force Majeure

7.1 The Goethe-Institut Malaysia is not liable for disruption to its services due to force majeure (e.g. natural disaster, fire, flood, war, official orders and all other circumstances beyond the control of the contract parties). 

7.2 In the case of an extraordinary event or circumstance beyond the control of the Goethe-Institut Malaysia, such as war, strike, riot, crime, epidemic or an event described by the legal term act of God (hurricane, flood, earthquake, volcanic eruption, etc.), the institute is subjected to offer alternative course arrangements with a certain notice period. Changes may affect the course format (online, blended or classroom learning) the schedule and course fee. Students disagreeing with the changes in written form and within the stipulated period will have their course fees refunded according to the status of service provision.


Last updated: November 2022