Study Bridge Modules

Studienbrücke Programme © fotolia/photo: ReeldealHD images

The Study Bridge program has a modular design but follows a set learning progression. Participants should start with the module that matches their language skills. The placement takes place at the time of application through the Goethe-Institut. 

Modul I Level A1 - April 2019
Language Course A1 online-language course (4 weeks) through the learning platform of the Goethe-Institut. This course will be tutored and includes virtual live sessions.
Costs* (Scholarships available)  $ 250.00
   
Module II Level A2 - MAy to August 2019
Language Course A2 online-language course (10 weeks) through the learning platform of the Goethe-Institut. This course will be tutored and includes virtual live sessions. 
Summer Course in Germany 2-week stay in Germany including an intensive language course, a STEM-program and visits of the partner universities
A2 Exam Goethe-Zertifikat A2 is required in order to continue participating in the project
Costs* (Scholarships available)  $ 2,900.00
 
Modul III Level B1 - September 2019 to March 2020
Language Course B1 online-language course (32 weeks) through the learning platform of the Goethe-Institut. This course will be tutored and includes virtual live sessions.
Goethe-Zertifikat A2 is required to start the program with Modul III.
B1 Exam Goethe-Zertfikat B1 is required in order to continue participating in the project
Costs* (Scholarships available)  $ 1,140.00 
 
Modul IV   Level B2 - April 2020 to May 2021
Language Course
 
B2 online-language course (32 weeks) through the learning platform of the Goethe-Institut. This course will be tutored and includes virtual live sessions.
Goethe-Zertifikat B1 is required to start the program with Modul IV.
Summer Course in Germany 3-week stay in Germany including an intensive language course, a STEM-program and visits of the partner universities
Technical language preparation in the STEM subjects (online) technical language preparation in STEM subjects: Mathematics, IT, chemistry, physics, biology, technology (engineering) as well as economic sciences
TestDaF preparatory course Preparation for the individual test sections of the TestDaF exam (reading comprehension, listening comprehension, written expression, oral expression)
TestAS-Formattraining (online) Preparation for the content and typical questions in the TestAS (scholastic aptitude test)
Fit für das Studium
(online)
Preparation for university applications and introduction to campus life in Germany 
Intercultural Training
(online)
Intercultural training to prepare for living and studying in Germany 
Academic guidance counselling Supported by the DAAD
University Admission Application to one of the (Partner-)Universities for a place in the STEM or Economic Sciences field
Costs* (Scholarships available)  $ 5,540.00

* All participants must pay an additional fee for adminstration and materials in the amount of $ 1,000.00. The costs above do not include travel costs to and from testing locations to take any of the required exams, travel costs to and from Germany as well as spending money for the stays in Germany. The Goethe-Institut does NOT cover any of the costs associated with applying for a visa or further studies in Germany.