Current information about language lessons at Akademie Zeitgeist

Our Pathway Program for language students wishing to study in Germany consists of language training in combination with our University Service, supporting our language students wishing to study in Germany with the preparations for their application process.

After completing at least 20 weeks of Intensive German Course, we offer our university service including the following:

  • Advice on selecting subjects to study
  • Advice on choosing a university and a place of study
  • Help with making initial contact to the university
  • Support in gathering all of the required documentation
  • Assistance with the application process
  • Support with enrolment formalities

Advice on preparing for the Studienkolleg (If necessary)

For some studies (e.g. music or master studies in English language) proof of language level B1 is sufficient. The duration of participation in a German language course is at least 12 weeks then. Please also consider our course offer on preparation for the relevant University admission exams: DSH, TestDaF and telc C1 Hochschule. In addition, our school is an authorized center for TestDaF and telc exams.

Any external fees are not included in the price.

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Quick facts about our Pathway Program

German Course: 20 weeks (12 weeks) or more to gain the required language level for university access
Exam Preparation: If needed, we offer preparation courses for required admission exams.
Visa Application Assistance: We offer professional support regarding the required documents for study visa application
Service on site: Personal appointments for questions and support
“Complete”: Application assistance before and after arrival in Germany
800 €
“On-site only”: After arrival
400 €

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