In "German during Your Studies" courses (German for Academic Purposes), you will improve your study-related language skills. Together with the Office for International Affairs at the LMU Munich, Deutschkurse bei der Universität München e.V. offers various courses to accompany your semester studies.

Please note: These courses will take place online in the summer semester 2023 as well as the winter semester 2023/24.

Course 1: Survival German (A1)
Course 2: Basic German (A1)
Course 3: German for Uni and Daily Life (A2)
Course 4: German for Uni and Daily Life (B1)
Course 5: Academic Language - oral and written (B2): Speaking and Presenting
Course 6: Academic Writing (B2): Term Paper and Thesis
Course 7: Academic Language and Academic Writing (C1/C2)
Course 8: German for Students of Law


International students from all disciplines (students, visiting students, doctoral students, visiting scholars)


Each course costs EUR 150, including test fees (= student discount)
Please note: the course Basic German has 60 units in total and costs EUR 300 (=student discount).

Under "Verwendungszweck" ("purpose") in the bank transfer form, please enter the following:  

  • The course for which you are paying (for example, German during Your Studies, Course 2) 
  • The course participant's name


For all "German during Your Studies" courses, the following applies: For regular attendance (minimum attendance), a certificate of attendance can be issued.

At the end of all courses, there is an exam. If you attend regularly and pass the exam, you will receive a certificate with 3 ECTS credits or 6 credits for Basic German


You can register online (online registration under "German during Your Studies") or in person during office hours.
More information on registration

When registering, please present confirmation of your university enrolment of one of the universities of Munich. Only then will you be eligible for the student concessionary fee of EUR 150 (for Basic German EUR 300).
If you do not have a matriculation certificate of one of the universities of Munich, then you can take the courses in exeptional cases if there are still places available. You will then, however, be required to pay EUR 180 per course (for Basic German EUR 360).