Semester Preparation Course for International and Erasmus Students


If you have not found any accommodation before your course begins, we recommend the following link to websites containing information about where you can live during your time in Kassel or Witzenhausen. Furthermore, the website informs you on how to organize your accommodation: Accommodation

The first meeting will be on March 25th from 1pm to 2pm in "lecture hall III, room 1135" at Moritzstr. 18, Campus Center.

Course Dates

The course runs from March 25th 2019 to April 5th 2019, from 2pm to 6pm each day.

Course information

This intensive German language course is geared mainly towards exchange students attending the University of Kassel. However, international students of the University of Kassel, students of other universities and external guests are also welcome to attend.

The course offers the opportunity to the participants to prepare themselves for the upcoming semester at the University of Kassel, to find out about student life in Germany and to get to know interesting people.

The course comprises 40 lessons, each 45 minutes long.

The course focuses mainly on the improvement of general communication
skills. The course offers intensive training in listening, reading, speaking and writing. Particular attention is given to the language skills that are needed in everyday life. Practice in areas of language relevant to university studies also forms part of the course.

On fulfilment of all course requirements you will be given a graded
Performance Achievement Report including  4 ECTS points.

Course fees

For students and exchange students
of the University of Kassel

For external users/guests

80,- €

211,- €


Link to Registration Form

You can register until the 10th of March 2019.

You can withdraw from the course only up until the course officially begins. Request for withdrawal must be made online via the Language Centre website (Formular: Kursrücktritt). Withdrawal only becomes official and you are only exempted payment of the fees on receipt of written confirmation/approval per email from the Language Centre. Under no circumstances is it sufficient to just inform the course instructor or coordinator of your withdrawal.

A course certificate cannot be issued, no credits can be awarded and registration for further courses will not be possible until all outstanding payments have been settled.

You receive an automatically generated registration confirmation per email.

During the semester we also offer other language courses.

Agnes Cison

Koordinatorin Semestervorbereitungskurs Deutsch für internationale und Erasmus-Studierende
Address Internationales Studienzentrum
Kurt-Wolters-Str. 5
D - 34125 Kassel
Room Raum 2044
Telephone +49 561 804-3302
Telefax +49 561 804-3815
E-mail address
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