Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Language Centre

German Intensive Course (DaF) – study preparatory

This course is offered for internal program students who participate in:

  • the ERASMUS+ program, or
  • other university partnership programs,

and who will spend one or two semesters studying at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. Any course registration requires an HU-password.

The course covers the language level A1–C2 and focuses on the following topics:

  • grammar,
  • conversation,
  • writing,
  • reading and listening comprehension.

Therefore, it does not prepare you for a specific area of study.


Please note, that the course can only take place, if a minimum number of participants is reached.

Please note the time difference between Germany and your home country when registering for the HU SDI course (online) in March 2023! The courses is offered from

9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Please note the new course fee!



Please choose your course period:

German Intensive Course before the summer semester

March (Mar 3d to Mar 31st, 2023)
The registration is closed!

German Intensive Course before the winter semester

September (Sept 1st to Sep 29th, 2023)
The registration is closed!