telc Deutsch exams A1–C1 (various age groups)
Die telc GmbH (The European Language Certificates) is an internationally recognized testing company. The telc language certificates are based on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, making them internationally comparable and thus improving students’ educational and professional opportunities.
Through these general language exams, students can prove how well they master the German language in daily situations, such as trips, leisure activities or at work.
The exams consist of an individual written exam, as well as of an oral exam conducted with another student or in groups. To help you get an idea what kind of language knowledge corresponds to the various telc exams please see the following overview:
|Exam||Recommended previous knowledge|
telc A1 Junior
|100 – 150 lessons|
telc A2 Schule
|250 – 300 lessons|
telc B1 Schule
|450 – 500 lessons|
|telc B2||750 – 900 lessons|
telc C1 Hochschule
|1050 – 1200 lessons|