Learn German and find out about Germany

Please note: registration appointments you may have received already are no longer valid as we cannot offer personal registration at our offices under the given circumstances.

Online courses in the summer semester 2020
Registration is closed. Have a great start and stay healthy.


For the summer semester 2020 we have put together a programme of online courses. 

Who can register?
The courses are mainly for Erasmus / Exchange students. They will be given preference in the registration procedure. Degree and doctoral students can register for the following courses: courses no. 32, 68, 70, 72 and 78.

When can I register?
Registration starts online (eMail) on Monday, 20 April.

How can I register?
Registration is closed. Have a great start and stay healthy.

What are the costs for copies and teaching material?
For these online courses you do not have to pay any contribution towards expenses for copies and teaching materials this semester. 

What language level do I have?
We offer courses according to the "Common European Framework of Reference for Languages". If you are not sure which language level you have, you can take one of this test, for example: Link to the test

Overview  online courses in the summer semester 2020
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Erasmus / Exchange students

Please note: Pre-registration for our A1.1 courses (absolute beginners) for Erasmus / Exchange students has been postponed to April 14th.
In the summer term 2020 the following courses will be available online:

A1.1 : Beginners with no previous knowledge of German

KURS A (absolute beginners)
Monday and Wednesday (It is not possible to participate only one day per week.)
12.15-13.45h           Course start: April 27, 2020
Kurs B (absolute beginners)
Tuesday and Thursday. (It is not possible to participate only one day per week.)
16.15-17.45h           Course start: April 28, 2020
You can register by mail from Tuesday, April 14th. 

Early Bird / Evening Classes for Masterstudents, Ph.D., Postdocs

The placement test scheduled for Monday, April 20th, will have to be cancelled. We are working on an alternative method to determine placements and also on ways to make our program available online for most if not all of the summer term.  Registered participants will receive more information shortly by email.


Are you thinking of studying in Germany but would like to first improve your German and find out more about the country and the people at the same time? You are in the right place. In our programs and courses, we help you to study successfully while you are in Tübingen, to improve your German, and to find out more about Germany.

Courses during semester

Each summer and winter semester we offer a variety of courses for international students to help them improve their knowledge of German.

Courses during semester:

Preparatory courses

Students can improve their German before semester begins in our intensive or start courses.

Preparatory courses:

International Summer Course

Learn German intensively for four weeks and find out more about the country and the people. Our Summer Course combines language teaching with lessons about Germany, excursions, and a variety of leisure time activities.International Summer
course: Overview

Short-term programs

The University of Tübingen offers short-term programs in German or English. Learn about Germany and find your way around a research university with more than 500 years of tradition.

Short-term programs:

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