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 ( or internal mail (PF 899081).
    Deadline is on 6th April 2021.

  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. We will invite you to the placement test or will send a letter of acceptance for the German Course by 12th April 2021.

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

  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 participants of non-university institutions, separate rules may apply in consultation with the Research Academy Leipzig.

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