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Next Start Date

07.01.2021

Period

2

days

Price per exam part

CHF 130.00 to CHF 360.00

For more details see costs

Overview

This exam qualifies the German language level C1 according to the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) and comes with an official certificate issued by the internationally recognised Goethe Institute.

The exam includes the written (listening approx. 40 minutes, reading 70 minutes, writing 80 minutes) and the oral part (speaking, 15 minutes, pair examination) and is held on two afternoons.

With language skills at level C1 you can:

  • understand a wide range of demanding longer texts.
  • express yourself spontaneously and fluently without having to search for words more often. In addition, you can use German effectively and flexibly in social and professional life or in training and studies.
  • express yourself on a wide range of topics and complex issues in a clear, structured and detailed manner.
Exam training

In order for you to be well prepared for the Goethe-Certificate examination C1, we recommend our official Goethe Examination Training C1 course. You can find more information about the examination training 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) 190 minutes
2nd day (oral, pair examination) 15 minutes

Locations

NSH Bildungszentrum
Elisabethenanlage 9
CH-4051 Basel

Target group

This exam is suitable for all adult foreign language learners who have German language skills at level C1 and would like to have these confirmed with an internationally valid certificate.

NSH Sprachschule Deutsch Goethe Zertifikat Niveau C1
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.

Costs

Costs

CHF

All-up exam 360.00
   
or  
   
Partial repeat writing 310.00
Partial repeat speaking 130.00

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 C1 is documented by an official Goethe-Zertifikat C1 from the Goethe-Institut.

Start Dates and Registration

  • Basel
January 2021
Goethe exam C1
Start/End Dates
Th. 07.01.2021 / Fr. 08.01.2021
Price
CHF 0.00
Location
Basel
School
NSH
Places are available!
April 2021
Goethe exam C1
Start/End Dates
Th. 08.04.2021 / Fr. 09.04.2021
Price
CHF 0.00
Location
Basel
School
NSH
Places are available!
June 2021
Goethe exam C1
Start/End Dates
Th. 24.06.2021 / Fr. 25.06.2021
Price
CHF 0.00
Location
Basel
School
NSH
Places are available!
October 2021
Goethe exam C1
Start/End Dates
Th. 28.10.2021 / Fr. 29.10.2021
Price
CHF 0.00
Location
Basel
School
NSH
Places are available!

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