Key facts

You will have the option to study fully online or via blended learning, meaning you start your programme online and continue your studies on campus in the future.

Language skills are an integral part of your career and give you an advantage in your job search, whether in Germany or elsewhere in the world. Additionally, they qualify you to pursue further degree programmes or short business executive courses.

With the General German Test DaF preparation course, students can develop their language skills in all areas or focus on a particular area to enhance specific language skills. Students receive a regular language certificate when they pass an exam (A1-B2 certifications), and those who do not complete the full length of the course receive a certificate of attendance

Fees and Funding

This language course can be studied for various lengths:

  • 1-4 weeks - €220 p/week
  • 5-12 weeks - €210 p/week
  • 13-24 weeks - €205 p/week
  • 25+ weeks - €200 p/week

For more information or to find out how to book a course, please contact GISMA by completing a contact form. Alternatively, you can call us on +49 (0) 30 58 58 409-80 (9am-5.30pm GMT) or send an email to

Terms and Conditions apply.

Whether you are elementary or advanced level, our General German classes will help develop your confidence when using German in a wide range of everyday situations.

General German covers reading, writing, speaking and listening, combining this practice with vocabulary, grammar and pronunciation exercises. This course starts on the first Monday of every month and is available for any level of German, A1 – B2. You can study this course for a minimum of one week.

Study modes available: On campus, Blended learning and online learning.

TestDaF is the globally recognised German language qualification, widely accepted by German universities and colleges. Our tailored approach will meet your individual needs and requirements, developing the key skills needed for all four parts of the test: reading, writing, speaking and listening

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Germany is the No.1 country for international students looking to study in Europe*

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Berlin was voted 5th best city in the world for student living by Top Universities***

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4th Best Graduate starting salary at £40,650**
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Key facts

  • Full-time
  • Online & Hannover or Berlin
  • From 1 week
  • Throughout
  • € 220 per week


Join a network of students from over 40 countries


Study in a centrally located campus in Berlin or Hannover


Learn from qualified and commercially experienced tutors


Benefit from small class sizes and personalised teaching

"I chose GISMA because it is a very international business school, with alumni, worldwide"

Peiyi Zhang - China, Msc Innovation, Strategy and Entrepreneurship

"Grenoble Ecole de Management is one of the most highly qualified institutes and they have so many accreditations as well"

Ankit Gupta - India, Msc Innovation, Strategy and Entrepreneurship

"Tutors come from all around the world and their expertise makes subjects very easy to follow"

Akhil Jacob - India, MIB

"Everyone is international, so you learn a little bit about them, and their countries and traditions"

Kimberly Garza - Mexico, Msc Innovation, Strategy and Entrepreneurship