German Language Courses
- Two hundred million people around the globe speak German as their first or second language. Speaking German will increase both your personal and professional options.
- Numerous institutions in Munich offer German language courses, therefore you have a variety of courses to choose from.
- Depending on your individual needs, time and budget, you can select between private lessons, group courses, intensive courses, exam preparation courses, specialised language courses, etc.
- Sufficient German language skills are not only very helpful in everyday life but are often a requirement for finding employment.
Reasons to learn German:
- German is the second most used language in science. Germany is the third largest contributor to research and development.
- Germany is ranked number 5 in terms of annual publication of new books. Knowledge of German therefore offers you extended access to information.
- Make the most of your travels not only in German-speaking countries, but in many other European countries where German is widely spoken, especially in Eastern Europe.
Test your German:
In order to evaluate your German skills, whether you are experienced or just starting to learn the language, you might want to test your skills before enrolling in a course. The following test will evaluate your knowledge of German grammar and vocabulary.
What is your language goal?
The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) is a guideline used to describe achievements of learners of foreign languages. According to this, there are six levels of language proficiency.
Language school checklist:
Consider the following aspects before enrolling:
- Objectives and time frame
- Quality of advice
- Qualification of teachers
- Possibility of changing a teacher
- Class sizes
- Teaching methods
The city of Munich offers German summer courses for children (7-13 years) and teenagers (14-17 years). Advantages for children:
- Finding friends from all over the world.
- Additional leisure activities and excursions are a fun way to practice German.
- Placement tests and certification of participation are included in the fees.
For more details on German courses for your children please contact LMU Gateway.
LMU Gateway is here to support you with any questions you might have concerning German language courses. This is how we can support you:
- Help you with your choice of language school according to your individual needs.
- Offer guidance concerning the German language courses offered at LMU Munich.
- Offer information concerning language courses for your children.
Please contact us at LMU Gateway for more information or refer to the official website of the City of Munich for a list of further options.
- City of Munich (German courses Munich)
- City of Munich (Summer school for children)
- Goethe Institut (Test your German)