Since 2012 the Language Centre has been the seat of the German language international certification TestDaF – Test Deutsch als Fremdsprache.

Intermediate to advance learners of German who wish to obtain a differentiated assessment of their language skills or people requiring internationally recognised evidence of their knowledge of German for their further academic or professional career at home or abroad.
The TestDaF is a language test for foreign learners of German who plan to study in Germany or who require recognised certification of their language skills.

The examination is elaborated and corrected by the TestDaF Institut of Bochum in Germany and is administered by the authorized examination sites all over the world.

The results of each skill are assigned a level of 3 (TDN 3 - TestDaF Niveaustufe 3) to 5 (TDN 5 - TestDaF Niveaustufe 5), corresponding to levels B2 to C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
See the table at the link: http: //www.testdaf. de / fileadmin / Redakteur / Bilder / TestDaF / 02_TestDaF_im_Ueberblick / bild2_4.gif

To find out more about the evaluation: http://www.testdaf.de/ fuer-teilnehmende / informationen-zum-PUNKT / testauswertung

The exam verifies the four main linguistic skills of written comprehension (Leseverstehen), oral comprehension (Hörverstehen), written production (Schriftlicher Ausdruck) and oral production (Mündlicher Ausdruck).

The Language Center provides free simulations and manuals for self-study or daily loan preparation and indicates how to register for the exam.

Also, in this link of the www.testdaf website. de, the candidate can find two complete simulations (Modellsätze) and a series of useful suggestions (Hinweise und Tipps).

The total duration is 4 hours and 25 minutes, including breaks.

Six weeks after the exam, the candidate can read the result by logging on to his reserved area at www.testdaf.de

About a week after the publication of the results, the TestDaF Institut sends paper certificates to the Language Centre. The candidate may withdraw it in person or through another person in possession of a written authorization and a photocopy of the identity card of the certificate holder.

Next date: 9th November 2021
Registration from 14.09.2021 until 12.10.2021
Results from 21.12.2021

For information on how to register, contact testdaf@unipv.it