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Exam preparation courses for TestDaF and DSH - F+U recognised test centre

Exam Preparation Courses 2017: TestDaF, telc and other exams

Our exam preparation courses equip students with the knowledge needed to pass an exam like TestDaF, telc, or DSH. Our intensive exam preparation courses are designed for students who are planning to study at a German university and prepare them thoroughly for German language exams. F+U Academy of Languages Heidelberg is also Europe's largest test centre for TestDaF. Our students can take the exam directly at our school. For further information on TestDaF, telc and other exams, please check here.

  • Registration fee (for the first course): €35 (group bookings of 3+ people: €20 per person; 5+ people: €15 per person).
  • Family discount (siblings, parents): 5% per person off the course fee.
  • Free services: Placement test, progress tests, Internet access (three computer rooms with 50 PCs, Wi-Fi), certificate of participation, certification for authorities, student ID, organisation of language tandems, cultural programme (e.g. press club, language café, chess seminar, German history seminar), orientation tour and more.
  • Discounts only apply to advance payment of at least four or twelve weeks; the fee for the Academic Year must be fully paid in advance.
  • Learning material: Two books for each course level (German ca. €35, English ca. €55); books can be borrowed for a fee; a deposit is also required.
  • Provision guarantee, minimum participant number: The courses are held even if the minimum number of learners (4 people) is not reached. The booked number of hours will be reduced by 25%; to compensate, learners can additionally participate in another course type (main, module or evening course).
  • Public holidays (no lessons): 06.01, 14.04, 17.04, 01.05, 25.05, 05.06, 15.06, 03.10, 31.10, 01.11, 25.12, 26.12 (missed lessons can be made up by participation in a module or an evening course; a written request must be submitted at the latest by 14:30 one day before the respective public holiday).
  • Module course: Development of specific language competences (grammar, conversation, business language); it is also possible to take an exam preparation module (DSH, TestDaF, telc C1 Hochschule and TOEFL®). The module courses can be booked in combination with the main course or as a stand-alone language course. Switching between the individual modules is possible at any time.
  • The language courses are professionally orientated or prepare for higher education, and prepare for an internationally recognised language certificate.
  • For additional information and regulations please see our General information


Premium TestDaF and DSH Preparation Courses

TestDaF Premium Preparation Courses 2017

DSH Premium Preparation Courses 2017










Premium Preparation Courses at a glance:

  • Intensive preparation for the TestDaF and DSH exams
  • Courses are held shortly before the TestDaF and DSH exams
  • 6 TestDaF and 3 DSH courses per year
  • Flexible course system: course start possible any time
  • Duration: 4 weeks (TestDaF), 6 weeks (DSH)
  • 30 teaching hours per week
  • Course fee: €160/week; fee for long-term students: €135/week; plus registration fee of €35 (not payable for F+U students)

Requirements for participation:

  • Evidence of completed B2 level:
  • F+U students provide evidence of level B2 via a graded final level test
  • non-F+U students provide evidence of level B2 via an official graded B2 certificate (e.g. TestDaF TDN3, telc B2) or by taking our internal B2 test (fee €30, always on Thursdays)

Please note: participation in our premium exam preparation courses does not guarantee a seat in the exam. We do not offer DSH exam seats. Please observe our registration procedures for the TestDaF exam.


German Intensive Courses

Course Start: Nos. 12-18: All year, every Monday; start for complete beginners: 02.01, 06.02, 06.03, 03.04, 02.05 (Tuesday), 06.06 (Tuesday), 03.07, 17.07, 07.08, 21.08, 04.09, 02.10, 06.11, 04.12.

Individual Training

Start: Anytime
Course times: by individual arrangement with the teacher, Mon to Fri 07:30-21:00, Sat 10:00-16:00, Sun by appointment with a 20% supplement.


Individual Lessons

Duo Lessons

Small Group Lessons (3-8 learners)

1-2 trial lessons*

€ 32

€ 37

€ 42

3-30 TH

€ 28

€ 32

€ 38

31-99 TH

€ 25

€ 29

€ 35

From 100 TH

€ 23

€ 27

€ 33

* no registration fee.





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