German Studies

p: 704-894-2968

Mailing Address

Box 7127
Davidson, NC 28035

Shipping Address

209 Ridge Road
Davidson, NC 28035


Goethe Institute Testing

Goethe Institute logoDavidson College is a certified testing center for Goethe Institute examinations-standardized tests, which are recognized all over the world. We typically administer these examinations twice a year. You need not be a Davidson student to register.

Examinations & Fees

The following examinations may be taken at Davidson. Numbers refer to recommended contact hours, defined as 45 minute teaching units.

  • Goethe-Zertifikat A1 - 80-200 ($100)
  • Goethe-Zertifikat A2 - 200-350 ($110)
  • Goethe-Zertifikat B1 - 350-600 ($130; Einzelmodul $50)
  • Goethe-Zertifikat B2 - 600-800 ($150) - not offered 2014-15
  • Goethe-Zertifikat C1 - 800-1,000 ($180) - not offered 2014-15

Dates & Deadlines

Scheduled Testing Dates

  • Goethe-Zertifikat A2: Start Deutsch 2
    Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 4:30 p.m. in 1027 Chambers Building
  • Goethe-Zertifikat A1 and B1 will be administered again in early December 2015

Your registration form (PDF) and payment must be received by April 1, 2015.

Please note that we are unable to refund your fee after the registration deadline. Make your check out to Davidson College and send form and check to the contact address below. You will receive electronic confirmation shortly after receipt of your letter.



Burkhard Henke
German Studies Department
Box 6956
Davidson College
Davidson, NC 28035