Learning German in the Baltic States

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Here you can find out where you can learn German and test your German skills in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.

German language courses in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania

Goethe Institute and its cooperation partners offer language courses and exams of German as a foreign language:

Zentralstelle für das Auslandsschulwesen (ZfA)

There are the so-called German Partner Schools in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, where  you can learn German and take the DSD examination.  The second level of the DSD (DSD II) is recognized by the German universities as sufficient  proof of language for study purposes.

More Information and Contact (Information in German):

Test German skills

The TestDaF certificate proves sufficient proficiency of German  for study purposes at German universities. The TestDaF centres across the world offer several test appointments every year.
Contact details for the ThestDaF centres in Tallinn, Riga und Kaunas please find here.

Self-assessment of one’s German language skills is possible through several online tests. Many language institutes also offer placement tests for evaluating the language skills of their students. Check out the following offers:

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