Dates and Enrolment

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Do you need certification or a diploma for work, study or a visa? Would you like to know the level of your knowledge of German?
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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Please take note that exam dates will be updated after November 26th, when the current exams have all been performed!
 

Dates and prices 2020

Exams for young learners in Johannesburg    

Exam

Dates in 2020

Price

Goethe-Zertifikat A1: Fit in Deutsch 1
(from 10 years)
24 March
6 July
21 Sept
5 Dec
R1.200
R960*
Goethe-Zertifikat A2: Fit in Deutsch
(from 12 years)
24 March
6 July
21 Sept
5 Dec
R1.300
R1.040*
Goethe-Zertifikat B1
(from 12 years)
24 March
6 July
21 Sept
5 Dec
R1.750
R1.400* 
R875 (one module)
R1.750 (2-3 modules)
Goethe-Zertifikat B2
(from 15 years)
24 March
6 July
21 Sept
5 Dec
R1.950
R1.560*
R975 (one module)
R1.950 (2-3 modules)
*for registered Goethe-Institut course participants

 
Exams for Adults in Johannesburg    

Exam

Dates in 2020

Price

Goethe-Zertifikat A1:
Start Deutsch 1
(from 16 years)
17 Feb
23 March
4 April
15 May
20 June
5 Aug
7 Sept
26 Oct
28 Nov
R1.200
R960*
Goethe-Zertifikat A2
(from 16 years)
17 Feb
23 March
4 April
15 May
20 June
5 Aug
7 Sept
26 Oct
28 Nov
R1.300
R1.040*
Goethe-Zertifikat B1
(from 16 years)
28 March
29 May
27 June
20 Aug
19 Sept
9 Nov
21 Nov
R1.750
R1.400*
R875 (one module)
R1.750 (2-3 modules)
Goethe-Zertifikat B2
(from 16 years)
28 March
29 May
27 June
20 August
19 Sept
21 Nov
R1.950
R1.560*
R975 (one module)
R1.950 (2-3 modules)
Goethe-Zertifikat C1
(from 16 years)
27 March
4 July
18 Sept
27 Nov
R2.200
R1.760*
Goethe-Zertifikat C2
(from 16 years)
27 March
4 July
18 Sept
27 Nov
R2.400
R1.920*
R1.200 (one module)
R2.400 (2-3 modules)
Goethe-Test PRO: German for professionals per request R1.200
R960*
TestDaF www.testdaf.de  
*for registered Goethe-Institut course participants
 
EXams for adults in Durban    

Exam

Dates in 2020

Price

Goethe-Zertifikat A1:
Start Deutsch 1
(from 16 years)
16 May  R1.200
R960*
Goethe-Zertifikat A2
(from 16 years)
16 May R1.300
R1.040*
Goethe-Zertifikat B1
(from 16 years)
9 May R1.750
R1.400*
R875 (one module)
R1.750 (2-3 modules)
Goethe-Zertifikat B2
(from 16 years)
9 May R1.950
R1.560
R975 (one module)
R1.950 (2-3 modules)
Goethe-Zertifikat C1
(from 16 years)
9 May R2.200
R1.760
*for registered Goethe-Institut course participants