Language Courses English / German
At the SRH Hochschule Berlin, students can attend additional English and German language courses. The courses are designed to enable students to develop their oral and written language skills, so they can communicate better in an international environment, enhance their academic performance and enter the job market more easily. Conducted by experienced instructors, the courses are limited to small groups to make sure that every participant receives the necessary support to become fluent in his language of choice. After completing the courses, students can certify their knowledge with a TOEIC or WiDaF test.
- You will study in an inspiring academic environment
- You will be trained by well-qualified and motivated instructors
- Creative and interactive classes with multimedia material and focus on conversation
- The SRH Language Centre is an official exam centre for the internationally recognized certificates TOEIC (Test of English for International Communication) and WiDaF (Deutsch als Fremdsprache in der Wirtschaft – Test of Business German as a Foreign Language)
Language Proficiency Tests
TOEIC English Test
TOEIC is an internationally recognized certificate designed to measure the English skills of people working in an international environment. It can be used as proof of knowledge to enroll in an English-speaking study programme and to apply for jobs after graduation. Due to the focus on the use of English language in professional situations, the TOEIC certificate is an enhancement for every CV.
The standard tests contains 200 multiple choice questions, 100 dedicated to listening skills and 100 to reading skills. The questions are based on authentic situations in professional life, such as meetings, business trips and negotiations. The TOEIC certificate has become increasingly relevant in European universities and companies in recent years. The Language Centre is an official TOEIC exam centre since January 2015.
- Next test: October 2016
- Cost: 131 Euro
WiDaF Business German Test
The WiDaF test was developed by the German-French Chamber of Industry and Commerce in 1996 as a reliable instrument to measure German skills in a professional context. The test deals with diverse business areas and situations in the work place and focus on abilities needed in the professional life. Recognized by universities and companies as consistent proof of a candidate’s language skills, the WiDaF certificate is an excellent option for non-native speakers willing to improve their chances in the German job market.
The test consists of 150 multiple choice questions that test the candidate’s vocabulary, grammar, reading and listening comprehension. Test scores range from 0 to 990 points.
- Next test: To be announced
- Cost: 108 Euro
The Language Centre also offers DAAD language evaluations for English and German. They are a requirement to apply for a number of scholarships for bachelor and master programmes, language courses and internships. The assessment costs 35 Euro for SRH students and 50 Euro for external candidates.
Contact Person: Nathalie Vogelwiesche
Your Contact Person
Nathalie Vogelwiesche, M.A.
Tel.: +49 30 374 374 160
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