German Language Course

International applicants to the German Sport University must pass the German language examination for university entrance, the DSHII (German language proficiency test for admission to higher education) or TestDaF TN4 (German as a Foreign Language). As a service measure for prospective applicants, the German Sport University offers its own German course leading to the DSH-exam.

Current information:

Until further notice, the German language course will take place online!

Course Details

Time period:                         spring/summer and fall/winter

Duration:                              approx. 4 months

Next intake:                          spring 2022

Start:                                      February 28, 2022

End:                                        May 30, 2022

Classes:                                  4 hours daily/Mon–Fri
                                                (20 instruction hours per week (+homework)= fulltime)

Instruction:                          online

Exam:                                     DSH-exam in the end of the course
                                               (recognized by the GSU - not necessarily recognized by other universities)



Course fee:                           EUR 650,- per semester

Exam fee:                              EUR 130,- for preparatory workshop and exam

Semester fee:                       EUR 300,- (approx.) for administrative services and semester ticket


Admission Requirements

Qualification:                       admission to higher education in Germany

( for recognition of international qualifications please check the database „anabin“

German knowledge:           certificate stating at least Level B1 (European Framework of Reference) or Goethe Certificate, grade 2 (result “good”)


Application Deadlines

For winter semester:                           August 15

For summer semester:                        February 15



Online Application available soon.


Important Information

Students can attend the German course for a maximum of two (2) semesters only.


Online Application available soon.


Telephone consultation hours:
Mon-Fri 9:00-11:00
Mon-Thu 14:00-15:00

Individual appointments on site are possible, but must be prearranged via phone or email.