Winter semester 2022/23

    • Please note:

    • Unless otherwise stated, classes are scheduled in presence. Please check the website for the current status!

    • Energy saving measures:

    • In December and January for 2 weeks online classes

      Due to energy saving measures of the Saar University, all classes will be in online format in the week before Christmas (19-23 December 2022) and the first week of January (02-06 January 2023)! Participants should ensure their own suitable technical equipment (PC, laptop, tablet) and functioning internet access.

Duration of courses

Monday, 07 November 2022 – Friday, 10 February 2023

Registration period (finished)

Monday, 19 September 2022, 12 noon – Monday, 17 October 2022, 12 noon (only online!)
Registration is no longer possible.

Language proficiency test

A placement test must be passed online before admission to the courses. You will receive the link to the placement test after registration.
Take the test in the time period: Thursday, 29 September 2022, 12 noon - Wednesday, 19 October 2022, 12 noon.
The placement test must be taken online and must be completed by Wednesday, 19 October 2022, 12 noon (deadline) at the latest. Start in time!

Course fees

All courses are free of charge for UdS students (incl. students in exchange programmes, e.g. ERASMUS), doctoral students and postdocs of the UdS.
All other participants must pay per course:

  • Beginner's course: 150 Euro / semester
  • General language Course: 100 Euro / semester
  • Special skills course: 50 Euro / Semester

Participants who have to pay course fees will receive a corresponding invoice from us after the first weeks of classes with the account information and indication of the payment deadline.

Please note!

When you apply, you can state a preference for a particular course. We will make every effort to try and get you a place on your preferred course. In all other courses that you select, we can only offer you a place if places are still available.
There is no guarantee of a place when you register or write the placement test.

Please note! If you miss the first session of the course without any excuse, you will automatically lose your place!  Please send your apologies to deutschkurse(at)

The test results of all placement tests and the classification into courses will be communicated to you by e-mail.

Unsubscribe from course

If you are no longer able to participate in your course(s), please let us know by e-mail: deutschkurse(at)

Onboarding for first semester students at Saar University: MS Teams, Moodle and LSF (in four languages, without registration)

At the beginning of the winter semester 2022/23, there will be an introduction to the UdS learning platforms, LSF (course-portal), Microsoft Teams (group collaboration software) and Moodle (Learning Management System ) for all first-semester students. These are the main tools for digital teaching at Saarland University (UdS). Go directly to the dates in October. For questions: zell-iw(at)

Abteilung studienbegleitende Deutschkurse

/ Department of in-sessional German courses

International Study Centre Saar (ISZ Saar)
Head of department: Dr. Oxana Brandes
Secretary: Christine Koch M.A.
Phone: +49 (0) 681 302-71116


Postal address

Internationales Studienzentrum Saar (ISZ Saar)
der Universität des Saarlandes
Abteilung studienbegleitende Kurse
Campus, Gebäude A3 2, Raum 4
66123 Saarbrücken