did deutsch-institut Berlin

Berlin is the capital, and with its 3.5 million inhabitants, the largest city in German. Our institute is housed in a modern building in the centrally located district of Berlin Mitte. The school is only a few minutes walk or short tram ride from the city center and in just 15 minutes you'll be at the Bradenburg Gate.

1990

Founding of
the institute

250

max. number
of students

15

classrooms
on 2 levels

2000

international
participants per year

German Courses in Berlin

General German Courses
Group Tuition

General German Courses

Lessons per week: 20, 24, 28
Course duration: 1 - 52 weeks
Course lveles: A1 - C2
Class size: max. 15
Minimum age: 17

University Pathway Germany
Study in Germany

University Pathway Germany

Lessons per week: 20, 24, 28
Course duration: 1 - 52 weeks
Course lveles: A1 - C2
Class size: max. 15
Minimum age: 17

Exam Preparation Courses
telc | TestDaF | Goethe-Zertfikat

Exam Preparation Courses

Lessons per week: 20, 26, 30
Course duration: 4 weeks
Course levels: B1 - C2
Class size: max. 15
Minimum age: 17

German for Professionals
Individual or Group Instruction

German for Professionals

Lessons per week: at least 20
Course duration: at least 1 week
Course levels: A2 - C2
Class size: 1 - 15
Minimum age: 18

Special German Courses
Additional options

Special German Courses

Lessons per week: from 20
Course duration: 2 - 6 weeks
Course levels: A2 - C2
Class size: max. 15
Minimum Age: 18

Accommodations

Host Family
Private Accommodations

Host Family

Experience the local culture when you choose to live with a host family. You will share a bathroom with the host and can add meals, if desired.

Student Residence
Comfortable Student Living

Student Residence

Our student residence offers temporarily comfortable living. All rooms are fully furnished with private bath, kitchenette and free wifi.

Youth Hotel
Affordable Hotels

Youth Hotel

Our Berlin institute can be reached in less than 20 minutes by bus. All rooms have private baths. Full breakfast and free wifi are included.

Culture and Leisure Program
Discover Berlin

Culture and Leisure Program

In and around Berlin there are so many sights to see. With our culture and leisure offerings you will have the opportunity, together with other did participants, to get to know the country. Free city walking tours, museum visits and full-day excursions are only a few of the many options offered.

German Language School in Berlin

"My time in Berlin at did was really great and I would recommend it to anyone!" - Read Ugurcan's comments and other reviews about did deutsch-institut Berlin.

Ugurcan, Turkey

did deutsch-institut Berlin
Novalisstr. 12
10115 Berlin

Facilities

  • bright, roomy classrooms
  • free wifi
  • Internet café with computers
  • cable connection for laptops
  • Study center with state of the art learning materials
  • Cafeteria with snack and drink vending machines
  • large roof terrace
  • central location in Berlin Mitte

Nationality Mix

1. Italy 10 %6. France 6 %
2. Brazil 9 %7. Russia 5 %
3. Switzerland 7 %8. Spain 5 %
4. Turkey 7 %9. Mexico 5 %
5. USA 7 %Other: 34 %

Prices and Dates

General German Courses

Course Prices1week 2weeks 4weeks --weeks
Standard Course--
Intensive Course--
Premium Course--

Additional Costs:

  • High season supplement (29.06. - 21.08.2020): 35 € per week (applies to less than 8 week bookings only)
  • Teaching materials: ca. 20 € per month
  • Culture and Leisure Program: approx. 10 € - 15 € per week for transportation costs and entry fees
  • Liability, accident and health insurance: 12 € per week (not obligatory)

Starting Dates

Participants with prior German language experience may begin their courses on Mondays.
Start Dates for Beginners 2019:
07.01., 04.02., 04.03., 01.04., 06.05., 03.06., 01.07., 15.07., 05.08., 02.09., 07.10., 04.11.
Start Dates for Beginners 2020:
06.01., 03.02., 02.03., 06.04., 04.05., 02.06., 06.07., 20.07., 03.08., 07.09., 05.10., 02.11.

Additional Courses and Programs

telc Preparation Courses and Exams

Course (4 weeks/20 lessons)350 €
Combination Course Standard1090 €
Combination Course Intensiv1230 €
Teaching Materials25 €
telc Exam A1 or A270 €
telc Exam B1 or B2110 €
telc Exam C1, C1 Hochschule or C2150 €
Surcharge for late bookings25 €
Course and Exam Dates telc

TestDaF Preparation Courses and Exams

Course (4 weeks/80 lessons)600 €
TestDaF Exam fees195 €
Course and Exam DatesTestDaF

  • Course price in combination with at least 2-week Standard, Intensive or Premium course: 475 €
  • Course price if booking and paying individually at the Institute (also without booking an additional group course): 380 €
  • Course booking does not include exam registration and does not guarantee an exam spot

Goethe Certificate B2 / C1 Preparation Courses and Exams

Course (3 weeks/18 lessons)350 €
Combination Course Standard1090 €
Combination Course Intensiv1230 €
Teaching Materials25 €
Course and Exam Dates Goethe

 

University Placement

Only in combination with the booking of a Standard, Intensive or Premium course of at least 8 weeks:

8 - 15 weeks800 €
16 - 23 weeks700 €
more than 23 weeks600 €

 

Individual Tuition

1 lesson x 45 minutes45 €
10 lessons x 45 minutes450 €
20 lessons x 45 minutes900 €

 

German for Professionals

Business German 20 lessons900 €
Business German +5 lessons+ 225 €
Business German Plus 90 lessons (9 days)4250 €
Business German Plus 108 lessons (9 days)5400 €
Teacher Training* (2 weeks)650 €
* High season supplement (01.07. - 23.08.2019)70 €

 

Internship Program

Only in combination with the booking of a Standard, Intensive or Premium course of at least 6 weeks: 500 €

 

Accommodation Options

Prices per week per person (from Sunday through Saturday)

Family Accommodations1week 2weeks 3weeks 4weeks --weeks
Single room with breakfast--
Single room with half board--
Double room with breakfast--
Double room with half board--
Single room (no meals)--

  • High season supplement (30.06. - 24.08.2019): 20 € per week
  • Winter break supplement (22.12.2019 - 04.01.2020): 100 € (one time)
  • Additional night surcharge: 30 € - 45 €
  • One-way transfer to/from airport (BER) or main train station: 75 €
Student Residence1week 2weeks 3weeks 4weeks --weeks
Single room 18-26 years--
Single room 27+ years--

  • Service fee (once only) 150 €
  • Security Deposit(refundable): 200 €
  • High Season Suppelement (30.06. - 24.08.2019): 20 € per week
  • Additional nights upon request only
  • One-way transfer to/from airport (BER) or main train station: 75 €
Youth Hotel1week 2weeks 3weeks 4weeks --weeks
Single room with breakfast--
Double room with breakfast--

  • Double room Come2gether: Only for two participants traveling together
  • Double room for individual traveler: only 30.06. - 24.08.2019
  • Additional night single room: 45 €
  • Additional night double room: 35 € (per person)
  • One-way transfer to/from airport (BER) or main train station: 75 €

Accommodation Options 2020

Prices per week per person (from Sunday through Saturday)

Family Accommodations1week 2weeks 3weeks 4weeks --weeks
Single room with breakfast--
Single room with half board--
Double room with breakfast--
Double room with half board--
Single room (no meals)--

  • High season supplement (28.06. - 22.08.2020): 20 € per week
  • Winter break supplement (20.12.2020 - 02.01.2021): 100 € (one time)
  • Additional night surcharge: 40 € - 50 €
  • One-way transfer to/from airport (BER) or main train station: 80 €
Student Residence1week 2weeks 3weeks 4weeks --weeks
Single room 18-26 years--
Single room 27+ years--

  • Service fee (once only) 150 €
  • Security Deposit(refundable): 200 €
  • High Season Suppelement (28.06. - 22.08.2020): 20 € per week
  • Additional nights upon request only
  • One-way transfer to/from airport (BER) or main train station: 80 €
Youth Hotel1week 2weeks 3weeks 4weeks --weeks
Single room with breakfast--
Double room with breakfast--

  • Double room Come2gether: Only for two participants traveling together
  • Double room for individual traveler: only 28.06. - 22.08.2020
  • Additional night single room: 50 €
  • Additional night double room: 40 € (per person)
  • One-way transfer to/from airport (BER) or main train station: 80 €

Enroll in a German course now!

Placement test when course begins

Choice of courses

Certificate upon completion

Choice of accommodation

Activities during the week

Weekend excursions

Free wifi

Student ID Card

Starting at200 €

for 1 week

Our team

Marcel Kimmich - School Director

Marcel Kimmich is responsible for organization and administration at did deutsch-institut Berlin.

Linda Randermann - Academic Director

Linda Randermann is your contact for instruction and testing at did deutsch-institut Berlin.

Sophia Schneider - Student Secretary

Sophia Schneider takes care of questions and concerns related to your stay in Berlin.

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