Placement for class registration / 'Big Placement Test'
The placement test for German will take place online and will be available from 20 February. Please be aware that you will need your admission for STiNE (B-Kennung). The placement test is offered on our platform OpenOlat. It will take 50 mins to take the test. It is not possible to adjourn or intermit nor to repeat the test. You will find a technical instruction and the password for the test in this pdf-file.
In case you do not have a STiNE admission get in touch with our office. Please inform about your student-ID-number (Matrikelnummer) und please attach the letter of acceptance (Zulassungsbescheid) of our university.
If you wish to receive an evaluation of your language ability and CEFL level prior to taking the placement test, please take this online test:
Taking the placement test is obligatory (unless you have obtained a standardized proof of proficiency as mentioned above).
You will receive your result automatically after taking the test.
For enquiries regarding the placement test please use our contact form: (https://www.uni-hamburg.de/sprachenzentrum/daf/daf-bereich/kontaktseite/kontaktformular-daf.html).
Please note that the Sprachenzentrum offers courses on CEFL levels B1-C1 only. You are required to have these levels to be able to participate in our courses. You may only sign up for the level you reached in the placement test.
For language certificates DaF, please contact Mr. Nils Bernstein (nils.bernstein"AT"uni-hamburg.de).