To register for a German Language Course tailored to foreign researchers (doctoral candidates or postdocs) proceed as follows:

  1. Please fill in the registration form including your signature and return it to us by e-mail (, internal mail (PF 899081) or via fax (0341 97-37549).
    Deadline is on Friday, 23rd March 2018.

  2. Once your application has been received, you will be sent an e-mail confirming your application. The Research Academy Leipzig decides finally who is entitled to take part in the courses. These colleagues will invite you to the placement test or will send you a letter of acceptance by 6th April 2018.

  3. Final placement in a particular course level is based on the results of the placement test or the assessed knowledge of former courses offered by the University of Leipzig.

  4. Participants agree to a co-payment of €45. You will get detailed information on the way of payment and will be handed over a money transfer form on the first day of language instruction.

For further information
Ms Sauer will be pleased to advice you and to answer your questions.

Course description
Registration form