Learn German and find out about Germany

Corona-Virus / Covid 19 Information 

As we expect normal classes will not be possible throughout the summer semester, we are working on offering you German courses online. 

In a few days you will find here a list of our online courses for the summer semester. Registration for these courses will start on Monday, April 20th (details about the registration process available here shortly).

Erasmus / Exchange students

Please note: Pre-registration for our A1 courses for Erasmus / Exchange students (https://uni-tuebingen.de/de/117563) has been postponed. You can register by mail from Tuesday, April 14th. 
Please write to: infospam prevention@daf.uni-tuebingen.de

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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