Registration for German Courses

General informationen for students, phD-students and guest scientists: download (only in Englisch)

Intensive course in the winter term 2019/20

  • level A2.2
  • 2nd - 20th March 2020, Mon - Fri, 9 am - 1 pm
  • online-registration: 22nd Jan - 5th Feb 2020

Regular courses in the summer term 2020

Who can take a German course?

Students of Rostock University

Students of Rostock University

You can take part in our German courses, if you are:

  • a regular student of Rostock University and are enrolled in a Bachelor or Masters program
  • an Erasmus-student or visting student, who is enrolled for one or two semesters
  • a double degree student


If you are a PhD-student of Rostock University or one of the associated institutes, you can also take part in our German courses. Please choose in our registration program for  status Doktorand (PhD-student).

Associated Institutes:

  • Leibniz-Institut für Atmosphärenphysik (IAP)
  • Leibniz-Institut für Katalyse (LIKAT)
  • Leibniz-Institut für Ostseeforschung Warnemünde (IOW)
  • Hanseatic Institute for Entrepreneurship and Regional Development an der Universität Rostock (HIE-RO)
  • Institut für Bankrecht und Bankwirtschaft an der Universität Rostock e.V. (IfBB)
  • Institut für ImplantatTechnologie und Biomaterialien e.V. (IIB)
Staff members of Rostock University

Staff members of Rostock University

Staff members and visiting guest scientists can take part in German courses, if free places are available. For registration contact please:

Office of student affairs (Studienbüro)


External interested persons, guest listeners (such as accompanying spouses) and students of other universities can not take part in our German Courses.

(Exceptions are possible in level B2.2 and higher, if free places are available.)

Step by step

Step 1: Placement Test

Step 1: Placement Test

Why do you need to take the placement test?

The purpose of the placement test is find a matching course in our course system for you.

If you want to register for one of our courses for the first time, you will have to take the placement test. You even need to take it, if you don't know any German at all. In this case, your score will be 0 points.

You don't need to take the placement test, if you have successfully finished one of the courses of our Language Center.

All other certifcates can not be accepted.

  • where: Selfstudy Centre (SLZ/ Ulmenstraße 69, house 1, room 321)
  • when: during the registration period

Information redarding the placement test

Step 2: Choosing a course

Step 2: Choosing a course

With your result from the placement test, you can choose one of the matching German courses.

You can find the newest course program a few weeks before the start of the new semester on our webpage (with course description) and in the official course catalog of Rostock University.

Please check the dates and deadlines for the placement test and registration period on our webpage.

Step 3: Registration

Step 3: Registration

The registration period usually starts 2 to 3 weeks before the beginning of the semester.

Step 4: Confirmation by e-mail

Step 4: Confirmation by e-mail

After your successful registration, you'll receive an automatic e-mail confirmation with all neccessary information regarding your course (time, room, material etc.) and the payment regulations.

Step 5: Payment

Step 5: Payment

Your course place is only secure if you pay the course fee.

Please pay the course fee within 10 days. You have to transfer the money to the account of the Language Centre. The e-mail (step 4) contains all the information you need.

If you have any problems with payment, please contact our Office of Student Affairs of the Language Centre.