German language courses for Students in international degree programs (in cooperation with IBH e.V.)

Each semester, the TUHH offers German courses for international students in international degree programmes (international Master's degree programs as well as the Bachelor's degree program Engineering Science/Advanced Materials) at different levels.

The successful attendance of at least one course is a prerequisite for students in the English-language degree programs to graduate!

If you want to join the courses for the first time please take the Cornelsen Online-Test which is suitable up to level B1. From level B2 you should take the placement test on

The courses are given every Wednesday from 3 to 6.15 pm during lecture period.

In addition a special course German, focussing on "Starting your professional career" will be offered. The course will also be open to doctoral candidates. Please note that a German language level of B1 is required to join the course.

These courses are only available to international students in English-language degree programs. Click here for German courses for international exchange students (e.g. through the ERASMUS program).