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DaF - German as a Foreign Language - Courses


The Department of German as a Foreign Language offers a wide array of German courses designed to meet the language needs of various groups of students:

Preparatory German Courses for International Applicants

Our Preparatory German program is designed to help applicants to a college or university in Regensburg prepare for the DSH test, which serves as proof of German proficiency and is required for university admission.

Non-Degree Courses for International Students

Our Non-Degree German courses are aimed at international students enrolled at a university in Regensburg who want to improve their German and build on their academic skills.

Intensive German Courses for Exchange Students

Our Intensive German courses are designed to prepare exchange students (ILC Program) at Universität Regensburg for their semester in Regensburg.

German Semester for Visiting Students

Our German Semester for Visiting Students program gives international students the opportunity to improve their German skills by choosing from a broad range of German courses covering all levels of proficiency.

German Courses for PhD Students and Visiting Scholars

This program is designed to help international PhD students and visiting scholars gain basic German skills.

Test Preparation Courses

Our Test Preparation courses prepare international applicants, students, and other candidates for various German language tests and exams.

Partner University Programs

Our Partner University programs offer a broad range of courses and prepare groups of students from different countries who are part of a partnership program for their studies in Germany.

German & European Studies Courses for Exchange Students

Our German & European Studies courses are part of an interdisciplinary and university-wide program which provides English-taught courses that are specifically designed for students with an interest in the history and culture of Germany and Europe.