Learning German in the Baltic States
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:
- Goethe Institute Riga
- Goethe Institute Vilnius
- German Cultural Institute in Tartu
- German Cultural Institute in Tallinn
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.
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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:
- Self-assesment test on the TestDaF Website Fit für den TestDaF?
- Goethe Institute Placement test