German Language Course


The THM cooperates with the Justus Liebig University of Giessen (JLU) and offers German courses from C1 to the DSH examination for international prospective students and applicants.

Language level for studying:
Before you can enroll at THM , you must have achieved at least a DSH-2 or equivalent certificate.

If you are interested in a course of the levels A1, A2, B1 or B2, please apply directly via the uni-assist portal at Justus Liebig University of Giessen (JLU).

The JLU offers German language courses at all levels. Find out about fees and registration deadlines in advance.

The JLU also offers fee-based International German Intensive Courses in the summer and spring:

  • the International University Summer Course - HSK always takes place from the end of August to the end of September. In four weeks (approx. 95 teaching hours) you will receive a certificate of attendance with 4 ECTS credits.
  • the International Spring Course - IFK lasts three weeks (approx. 60 teaching hours) and usually takes place in March/April. You will receive a certificate of attendance with 3 ECTS credits.



The THM Language Center (Sprachenzentrum) offers all international students and participants of the Pre-Study Programme a number of opportunities to improve your German language skills.

You can expand your knowledge both during self-study and with the support of a tutorial. You can also improve your writing skills during your studies and get direct help with specific problems.

This video shows you the different possibilities of self-learning.

The Language Center also focuses on personal support. Here you can learn more about the offers.

If you are already studying at the THM , the THM Language Center offers you a block course as an elective "German as a Specialized Language" for which you can receive ECTS.

Further information and registration at THM Language Centre.


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