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- German B1 exam
Please bring a valid passport and the examination fee of € 140.- in cash for registration.
External candidates may also sit the German B1 examination.
telc German B1 examination
TANDEM Munich is an authorised telc exam centre for the preparation and the administration of the German B1 examination which is required to become a German citizen. The exam takes place 5 times a year. A valid passport or ID card and a € 140.- fee in cash are required in order to register for the German B1 Certificate.
The German B1 certificate is recognised internationally. With this certificate, you demonstrate that you have working knowledge of German, equivalent to level B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. It can be used to prove that you have fulfilled your language requirements for the German naturalisation process, that you have a good command of German in various everyday situations, as well as in a business environment. In order to be able to pass the exam, it is recommended that you attend between 480 and 600 hours of German lessons.
The exam consists of 2 parts:
1. Written examination (approx. 150 minutes)
- reading comprehension (Parts 1-3)
- language elements (Parts 1-2)
- listening comprehension (Parts 1-3)
- writing (personal or semi-formal letter)
2. Oral examination (approx. 15 minutes, with 20 minutes of preparation time / 2 examiners for each pair of 2 candidates together)
- interview / getting to know you
- talking about a topic
- solving a task together
German B1 exam dates 2019
|Exam||Exam dates||Application deadline||Register now!|
|Zertifikat Deutsch B1||Fr./Sat. 27 + 28.09.19||26.08.19||FULLY BOOKED!
|Zertifikat Deutsch B1||Fr./Sat. 22 + 23.11.19||21.10.19||Register now!|
Further information about Zertifikat Deutsch B1 is available here.