Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg


Gritt Eisenkopf
Referentin Internationales Servicebüro - Studierende

phone: +49 345 55 21535
fax: +49 345 55 27427

Universitätsring 19/20
D-06108 Halle

postal address:
Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
International Office
D-06099 Halle

Institut für deutsche Sprache und Kultur e.V.

phone: +49 3491 466253

room room 0.35
Collegienstraße 62
06886 Lutherstadt Wittenberg

Susanne Schulz
Frank Schulze
Abteilung Deutsch als Fremdsprache

phone: 0345/5524495

August-Bebel-Straße 13c
06108 Halle

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Language Courses

Our international students have the opportunity to learn or improve their knowledge of the German language before and during their stay in Halle.

International students can choose between courses of the Institute for German Language and Culture or courses of the Language Centre of Halle University.

Language Courses of the Institute for German Language and Culture

The Institute of German Language and Culture offers study-related German courses in Halle during the semester, taking place in the evening.

German Language Course in winter term 2017/18

During the winter term 2017/18 the Institute for German Language and Culture and the International Office offer German language courses from level A2 to C2. The classes take place twice a week from 6-8 p.m. and cost 120,00 euros per semester, including the course material.

The courses are designed to help all students who want to improve their language skills during their study stay.

A placement test is offered on 5 October 2017 for interested students with prior German knowledge who would like to be assigned to a language course level.The test takes place at Audimax (Universitätsplatz 1) at 3 p.m..

In order to register for the courses please send the following registration form to the Institut für deutsche Sprache und Kultur e.V.

Registration Form
Registration form study related courses WS17_18_1.doc (250.5 KB)  vom 19.09.2017

Language Courses of MLU's Language Center with media center

The Language Center offers German Courses as well as other language courses. You can attend classes from level A1 to C1 for free. In the media center you can also improve your language skills on your own.

Registration for the free courses is done on Stud.IP or via e-mail to the course teachers and personal registration in the first weeks of April or October.

Information for the winter term 2017/18

The registration for the language courses is open from 25 September 2017. Please contact the staff for registration or register at StudIP. The courses can be found here: StudIP > "Suche in Einrichtungen" > "Querschnittseinrichtungen" > "Sprachenzentrum"

The placement tests for the German courses offered by the Sprachenzentrum will take place on the following dates:

Monday, October 9, 2017 at 5 p.m.

Tuesday, October 10,2017 at 10 a.m.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 12 a.m.

The placement tests will take place in the classrooms on the second floor at MLU Language Center (August-Bebel-Straße 13c).

Please note that only enrolled MLU students can take part in the Sprachenzentrum language courses.

The course start is planned for the week of 9 October 2017.

Language Tandem Program

The International Office offers also a Language Tandem Program. Here two or more people with different cultural backgrounds can work together to improve their knowledge of German as well as gain a higher understanding of their tandem partners' life, language and culture.

Of course, the services and course offers of the University Language Centre and the University Mediathek are free of charge to use for all international students.

In addition, there are German courses offered by the PhD Network of the University or the Institute for German Language and Culture (for these courses a course fee is charged).

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