Cancellation of all courses with class attendance - change to online learning!

With the closure of the university, all courses currently taking place will be cancelled from Tuesday, 17.03.2020 until further notice.
For the change of the preparatory German courses 1 and 2 (DSH) and the AHZ courses to online learning.
New: German Autumn Intensive course of the in-sessional German language courses in October 2020.



ISZ Saar (International Study Centre Saar) is a central institution at Saarland University that helps international applicants prepare to study at the university. We also provide international students with ongoing support during their studies by offering in-sessional courses designed to ensure that they have the skills to make a success of their chosen academic programme.

At ISZ Saar you can:

Information: Relaunch of the websites

The University of Saarland has received new websites in December 2019. Within this context pages have been moved or renamed. It will take a while until all pages are displayed correctly again. Until then we ask for your patience and thank you for your understanding.

** Current contact details **

In order to prevent the further spread of the coronavirus, the ISZ Saar will also be closed until further notice.
Unfortunately, we cannot be reached by telephone during this time.
Therefore, please address all questions and concerns only by e-mail to us.

  • General concerns and questions about DSH courses (Preparatory courses): info(at) and in urgent issues consultation hours by telephone on Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. under phone: +49 (0) 681 - 302 2850
  • Questions on German language and special skills courses during the semester (In-sessional courses and short-intensive courses): deutschkurse(at)

International Study Centre Saar (ISZ Saar)

Director: Dr. Michael Aulbach
Secretary: Elisabeth Keller
Phone: +49 (0) 681 302-2850
Fax: +49 (0) 681 302-2824


Internationales Studienzentrum Saar (ISZ Saar)
der Universität des Saarlandes
Campus, Gebäude A3 2
66123 Saarbrücken