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Next Start Date

14.01.2021

Period

2

days

Price per exam part

CHF 110.00 to CHF 330.00

Overview

This exam qualifies the German language level B2 according to the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) and is accompanied by an official certificate issued by the internationally recognised Goethe Institute. 

The examination is modularly structured, includes the parts listening (approx. 40 minutes), reading (65 minutes), writing (75 minutes) and the part speaking (15 minutes, pair examination) and is held on two afternoons. Examinations are offered several times a year.


With language cometences on the B2 level you can:

  • understand the main ideas of complex texts on both concrete and abstract topics and, in your own field of specialisation, also understand technical discussions.
  • communicate so spontaneously and fluently that a normal conversation with native speakers is possible without much effort on either side.
  • express yourself clearly and in detail on a wide range of topics, explain a point of view on a current issue and state the advantages and disadvantages of various options.
Exam training

In order to be well prepared for the Goethe-Zertifikatprüfung B2, we recommend our official Goethe Examination Training B2 course.

Further information about the exam training can be found here:

Benefits
  • Location. All NSH classrooms are easily accessible - whether by public transport, car or bicycle.
  • Quality. Teachers working at NSH are educated and certified native speakers.
  • Certified. For over 70 years, NSH is an established and well-regarded institution in the education market. It is certified according to ISO 29990, the quality management system for the education and training sector
Period

1st day (written, individual examination) 180 minutes 
2nd day (oral, pair examination) 15 minutes

Location

NSH Bildungszentrum
Elisabethenanlage 9
CH-4051 Basel

Placement test

For an initial assessment of your language level, use the language test below. Take about 20 minutes of your time. Send the test result to info@nsh.ipso.ch and we will contact you as soon as possible.

 

Target group

This examination is suitable for all adult foreign language learners who have German language skills at level B2 and would like to have these confirmed with an internationally valid certificate.

NSH Sprachschule Deutsch Goethe Zertifikat Niveau B2
Costs

Costs adult

CHF

All-up exam adults 330.00
   
Booking of individual modules  
   
Module reading adults 110.00
Module listening adults 110.00
Module writing adults 110.00
Module speaking adults 110.00

 

Costs teenagers

CHF

All-up exam teenagers 330.00
   
Booking of individual modules  
   
Module reading teenagers 110.00
Module listening teenagers 110.00
Module writing teenagers 110.00
Modul speaking teenagers 110.00

NOTICE: THE FINAL PRICE WILL BE CALCULATED BASED ON THE SELECTED EXAMINATION PARTS.

Exam information
  • The examination fee must be paid at least 10 days before the examination date.
  • If we receive cancellations less than 20 days before the examination date, we will charge 50% of the examination fee. Cancellations received more than 10 days before the examination date or absences will be charged 100% of the examination fee.
  • Your personal exam schedule will be sent to you 10 days before the exam.
  • Please bring your identity card and the receipt for the payment of the examination fee with you on the day of the examination.
  • You will receive the results approximately 4 weeks after the exam.
Certificate

Attainment of language level B2 is documented by an official Goethe-Zertifikat B2 from the Goethe-Institut.

Start Dates and Registration

  • Basel
January 2021
Goethe exam B2
Start/End Dates
Th. 14.01.2021 / Fr. 15.01.2021
Price
CHF 0.00
Location
Basel
School
NSH
Places are available!
April 2021
Goethe exam B2
Start/End Dates
Th. 15.04.2021 / Fr. 16.04.2021
Price
CHF 0.00
Location
Basel
School
NSH
Places are available!
July 2021
Goethe exam B2
Start/End Dates
Th. 01.07.2021 / Fr. 02.07.2021
Price
CHF 0.00
Location
Basel
School
NSH
Places are available!
November 2021
Goethe exam B2
Start/End Dates
Th. 04.11.2021 / Fr. 05.11.2021
Price
CHF 0.00
Location
Basel
School
NSH
Places are available!

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