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Dates and Enrolment

Exam Dates

We offer one exam date per month for all Goethe-Zertifikat levels in Wellington. Please be in touch at least two weeks prior to the exam date to book your exam.

Our exam dates for 2024 in Wellington are:

  • Thursday, 29 February 2024
  • Thursday, 28 March 2024
  • Thursday, 18 April 2024
  • Thursday, 30 May 2024
  • Thursday, 18 July 2024
  • Thursday, 26 September 2024
  • Thursday, 31 October 2024
  • Thursday, 28 November 2024
  • Tuesday, 17 December 2024
If you require an exam on a specific date outside of the offered dates above this might be possible in some cases. Please get in touch early to enquire.

We offer two exams dates per year for all Goethe-Zertifikat levels in Auckland.
Please be in touch at least two weeks prior to the exam date to book your exam.

Our exam dates for 2024 in Auckland are:
  • Sunday, 21 July 2024
  • Sunday, 15 December 2024

We will most probably offer an exams date in Christchurch at the Canterbury University around September - November in 2024. The specific date will be released on the website in due time.

Exams are subject to availability, confirmation is made on an individual basis.


A1 Start Deutsch 1 $200
A2 Goethe-Zertifikat A2 $250
B1 Goethe-Zertifikat B1 $300
B2 Goethe-Zertifikat B2 $400
B2-C1 TestDaF  as per demand
C1 Goethe-Zertifikat C1 $500
C2 Goethe-Zertifikat C2 $600

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Exam preparation packages

The exam packages include the exam fee and $120 for a 90 minute one-on-one preparation session. 

A1 $320 $280
A2 $370 $320
B1 $420 $360
B2 $520 $440
C1 $620 $520
C2 $720 $600

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

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Yasmin Rosner
Exam Coordinator