Proof of Language Proficiency - Frequently asked questions
You need German language proficiency on the level DSH 2/TestDaf 4x4 to receive admission for specialized studies.
You need to hold at least a B1 level certificate in German language to be eligible for our preparatory German courses. Without any proof of German skills on a B1 level you cannot participate in the course. Our preparatory German courses lead to the required DSH 2 certificate.
Course places are limited.
In order to participate in our preparatory German courses you need to hold proof of language proficiency on the level B1 or higher. ALSO, you need to apply for specialized studies at the University of Oldenburg.
We currently offer a number of Master’s programmes which are entirely taught in English. When applying for these programmes, German language proficiency is not required:
The DSH-exam offered by the University of Oldenburg is primarily offered for our applicants. Therefore, we advise you to apply at the University of Oldenburg if you want to take the DSH-exam at our Language Center. Local external participants are only allowed if there are free capacities.