Being allocated the right course level guarantees success

To make sure you can learn quickly and effectively, establishing your language grade and assigning the right level of course is very important. Grading tests involve both written and spoken sections. Approximately 1 week before your course starts you will receive your results via email with all the details about your allocated course, course address and start date.

Placement test

The placement test consists of a written and an oral part. Both take place on the same day.

Written part:

  • Approximately 60 minutes
  • constist of free writing exercises, multiple choice and cloze test

Oral part:

The oral part is right after the written part.

  • Approximately 10 minutes
  • One-on-one conversation with a presentation and dialogue about a topic/prop (e.g. a picture)

What you’ll need for the grading test:

  • Laptop or a computer (no tablet, please!)
  • Camera
  • Headphone
  • Microphone
  • Passport


You will given an exact date for your placement test by email after you have registered.


Placement tests for the summer semester 2022 are fully online on our e-learning platform! More detailed information on how to get to the placement test will be sent to you by email as instructions.