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punktum@uni-bielefeld.de

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German courses for international employees and students in subjects (mainly) taught in English

The semester-long courses in summer semester 2020 will start on 20.04.2020

Intensive courses (summer semester 2020):

13 March - 3 April 2020

13 Mar.: 1 - 5.15 p.m.
16 Mar. - 3 Apr.: Mon - Fri / 8.30 a.m. to 1. p.m.

Placement tests:
10 March 2020 (Tues.)/ 10 a.m. / C01-277
11 March 2020 (Wed.)/ 10 a.m. / C01-277

12 March 2020 (Thurs.)/ 2 p.m. / C01-277

Prior registration mandatory to sit placement test!

Mandatory registration for the courses in eKVV for all participants

Just NEW students are required to:

register in eKVV AND in the PunktUm-Portal (see below for the application form)

Semester-long courses (summer semester 2020):

20 April 2020 - 17 July 2020

2x2 teaching units/week / various dates (see eKVV)

Placement tests:
The placement test on 31 March 2020 has been cancelled due to the current situation of the corona-virus

Prior registration mandatory to sit placement test!

Mandatory registration for the courses in eKVV for all participants

Just NEW students are required to:

register in eKVV AND in the PunktUm-Portal (see below for the application form)

 

 

Registration for SUMMER SEMESTER 2020

Conditions of participation

The following people are eligible for our German courses:

  • students of Bielefeld University
  • employees of Bielefeld University as well as their spouses
  • students of our cooperation partners (language assistants)

Exchange students please register in the International Office (erasmus-initiative@uni-bielefeld.de) an.

If you are not currently attending in one of our German courses and would like to participate in a course on a level higher than A1, you have to transmit proof of your language level. This can be a certificate of a previously completed course or a screenshot of your transcript of Bielefeld University. If you do not have any of this or if too much time has passed since the previous course, you have to resp. can sit a placement test with us.

If you do not have a certificate on the level your German language skills and do not sit our placement test your registration is cancelled.

Course costs

Our German courses are free of charge for anyone who is enrolled as an international student in a subject (mainly) taught in English at Bielefeld University and pursues a degree here as well as for international employees of Bielefeld University.

For guest/visiting scientists who spend only one or two semesters at Bielefeld University, we will check individually if the course can be made free of charge for you.

The German courses are subject to a charge for guest students, students from cooperations (language assistants) as well as spouses of employees
Overall costs: 290 € per course.

As soon as we have received your registration you will be sent an invoice. Payment is due within 10 days after receiving the invoice. By payment of the course fee your registration will become binding.

 

Application form

New: Beginning in March 2020:

Continuing students ONLY have to register in eKVV. Registration in the PunktUm-Portal is no longer required.

Just new students are required to fill out this application form in addition to the registration in eKVV.

All fields are mandatory.

Personal data

  Mrs. Mr.
Last name:
First name:
Email:
Address in Germany
Street address:
Post Code:
City:
Date of birth:
Nationality:
Native language:

Details on your status

Evidence to be uploaded below.

Bachelor
 
 
 

Master
 
 
 

Professor
    Please fill out every field
  area of studies:
  person of contact:
  scholarship: yesno
  If yes, at: (Institution)

Junior Professor
    Please fill out every field
  area of studies:
  person of contact:
  scholarship: yesno
  If yes, at: (Institution)

Research Assistant
    Please fill out every field
  area of studies:
  person of contact:
  scholarship: yesno
  If yes, at: (Institution)

Akademische/r Rat/Rätin
    Please fill out every field
  area of studies:
  person of contact:
  scholarship: yesno
  If yes, at: (Institution)

Temporary lecturer / Lehrbeauftragte/r
    Please fill out every field
  area of studies:
  person of contact:
  scholarship: yesno
  If yes, at: (Institution)

Departmental Teaching
    Please fill out every field
  area of studies:
  person of contact:
  scholarship: yesno
  If yes, at: (Institution)

PostDoc
    Please fill out every field
  area of studies:
  person of contact:
  scholarship: yesno
  If yes, at: (Institution)

Doctorate
    Please fill out every field
  area of studies:
  person of contact:
  scholarship: yesno
  If yes, at: (Institution)

Guest/visiting scientist*
    Please fill out every field
  * The course is subject to a charge! We will check of you can be dispensed from the course fee and will contact you in a timely manner.
  area of studies:
  person of contact:
  reason for your temporary stay:
  scholarship: yesno
  If yes, at: (Institution)

Guest student*
  * The course is subject to a charge!

Spouse*
  * The course is subject to a charge!

Course choice

All courses will only take place if a sufficient number of participants has registered.
Intensive courses
I want to attend the intensive course.
  I will upload a certificate on the level of my German skills below.
  I do not know my exact language level and will take a placement test.
  I am currently visiting a German course with PunktUm resp. have visited a German course with PunktUm before, namely:
  I do not have any knowledge of German and would like to attend a beginner's course.

I don't want to attend the intensive course.
Semester-long courses
I want to attend the semester-long course.
  I will upload a certificate on the level of my German skills below.
  I do not know my exact language level and will take a placement test.
  I am going to visit an intensive course with PunktUm right before the beginning of this course resp. have visited a German course with PunktUm before, namely:
  I do not have any knowledge of German and would like to attend a beginner's course.

I don't want to attend the semester-long course.

Upload files

Evidence of status at Bielefeld University (not a photo of your student ID!)

Copy of certificate on the level of your German language skills (if available)

Declaration of consent

I hereby freely consent to the processing of my personal data as described in the privacy policy. I declare that I have read the above-mentioned conditions and that I agree to be bound by them.

The consent is voluntary and can be withdrawn at any time with future effect. If you withdraw your consent, this does not affect the lawfulness of the processing up to that point. (To opt out, please contact the technical contact person - see above). In the event that you opt out, your personal data will be deleted immediately. You will not be put at a disadvantage by refusing or withdrawing your consent. Legal permissions remain unaffected by a withdrawal of consent.


I hereby confirm that the information given above is correct and complete. I am aware that this registration is binding.