Academic German Year
Learn German from scratch! The Academic German Year (AGY) is an intensive German course. You don't need any prior knowledge as you start with A1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. In just one year you obtain the language proficiency required to study at the University of Passau. At the end of the preparatory year you will take the DSH-exam German Language Test for the Admission of Foreign Students to University.
Academic German Semester
Take your German skills to the next level! Raise your knowledge from intermediate to advanced. You have a B1 language certificate for German based on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages? Then the Academic German Semester (AGS) is the right language course for you! Bring your knowledge to the level required to study a the University of Passau in only 6 months. The AGS finishes with the DSH-examGerman Language Test for the Admission of Foreign Students to University.
Why not study German and have a great summer holiday in Bavaria at the same time? Passau is the town once described by the great German naturalist and explorer Alexander von Humboldt as "one of the seven most beautiful towns in the world". Register for a language course at the University of Passau. The summer courses start with a placement test. We determine the correct level for you and you finish the course with a German language certificate based on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.