Dates and Enrolment

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There are numerous internationally recognized proficiency exams available through our institute.

The overview of Goethe-Institut examination and course levels can tell you which exam is designed for which level.

Detailed information on Goethe-Institut examinations and sample tests can be found on our central site.

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Dates and prices

EXAM 2017 DATEs PrICE
Goethe-Zertifikat A1:
Fit in Deutsch 1
(for youth from 10 years and older)
on request R1000
R750*
Goethe-Zertifikat A1:
​Start Deutsch 1 (SD1)
25 March
24 June
23 September
9 December
R1000
R750*
Goethe-Zertifikat A2:
Fit in Deutsch 2
(for youth from 10 years and older)
on request R1100
R850*
Goethe-Zertifikat A2 25 March
24 June
23 September
9 December
R1100
R850*
Goethe-Zertifikat B1
 
1 April
1 July
22 September
8 December
R1450
R1200*
Goethe-Zertifikat B1 junior 1 April
1 July
22 September
8 December
R1450
R1200*
Goethe-Zertifikat B2 1 April
1 July
22 September
8 December
R1660
R1300*
TestDaF www.testdaf.de  
Goethe-Zertifikat C1 24 March
30 June
29 September
7 December
R1850
R1500*
Goethe-Zertifikat C2   R2000
R1800*
*für Schüler des Goethe-Instituts