Deutsch-Test für Zuwanderer (DTZ) was designed by telc and is an internationally accredited certificate of basic proficiency in German. It covers levels A2ABOUT PROFICIENCY LEVELS:
Information regarding the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages can be found here .
and B1ABOUT PROFICIENCY LEVELS:
Information regarding the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages can be found here .
. Examinees who reach level B1ABOUT PROFICIENCY LEVELS:
Information regarding the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages can be found here .
can use the certificate as proof of sufficient language skills for the purpose of naturalisation.

We recommend sitting the exam after at least 500 hours of German language instruction or upon completion of an integration course. Our integration courses are designed to prepare for this exam.

As a licensed telc examination centre, Sprachenakademie offers the exam on a regular basis. You can register through our examination centre during the registration period. The examination fee amounts to €120 (registration fee of €20 included).

EXAM FORMAT AND GRADING

The DTZ exam consists of a written section and an oral section. The written section is 100 minutes in duration and contains listening comprehension, reading, and written expression tasks. The oral exam is 15 minutes long; there will not be an extra preparation period.
The two examination sections will take place on two subsequent days (Friday and Saturday).

A sample exam offered by telc gives examinees a detailed impression.

DTZ can be passed at level A2ABOUT PROFICIENCY LEVELS:
Information regarding the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages can be found here .
or B1ABOUT PROFICIENCY LEVELS:
Information regarding the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages can be found here .
.

The exam is corrected by telc within 4–6 weeks. We will inform you as soon as the results are ready to be picked up at our office.

NOTICE: Our exams are conducted in strict compliance with the special regulations aiming at the containment of the Corona pandemic. More information and current notices can be found here.

DTZ A2-B1 - Dates

NumberWritten examOral examDays of the weekRegistration deadline
DTZ22-3230128.01.2022
29.01.2022Fri/SatFULLY BOOKED
DTZ22-3230225.02.2022
26.02.2022Fri/Sat20.01.2022
DTZ22-3230325.03.2022
26.03.2022Fri/Sat17.02.2022
DTZ22-3230422.04.2022
23.04.2022
Fri/Sat17.03.2022
DTZ22-3230506.05.2022
07.05.2022
Fri/Sat31.03.2022
DTZ22-3230610.06.2022
11.06.2022
Fri/Sat05.05.2022