Intensive courses German as a Foreign Language: Frequently Asked Questions

How can I register for a course?

First find out  which of our courses might be interesting for you. Then click on “apply”, fill in the registration form and mail it to us. You will get a confirmation and an invoice from us as soon as possible. As soon as you have paid the course fee you are registered for the course.

There is no registration fee.


Will the course fee be refunded if I cannot obtain a visa?

If you failed to obtain a visa, please send us the letter of rejection from the embassy at latest ten days after you received it. The course fee will then be refunded. If you need more information, please check the payment terms and conditions regarding the course in question.


Are there any discounts?

Discounts are possible for our University Summer Courses for groups of five or more.


Will WiPDaF take care of my accomodation?

If you wish, we can find a room for you. Please read more on


Where can I get health insurance?

Participants from EU member states who are insured in their home countries are automatically also insured here. Participants from other countries need to take out private insurance.

More information can be found here:


Will I get a certificate after the course?

If you have attended at least 80% of all course meetings, you will get a certificate of attendence from us. Additionally, we are offering telc examinations for the proficiency levels B1, B2 and C1 Hochschule (University).


When can I regsiter for an exam?

You have to register and pay the examination fee no later than five weeks before the exam.